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The failures of Latin America's left
Leftist governments across Latin America are failing to follow a truly leftist direction.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2014 12:10 GMT
Uruguayan vote rests on a knife-edge
Party of outgoing President Mujica leading in polls but no party expected to secure enough votes to win in first round.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2014 08:31 GMT
El Salvador leader turns palace into museum
President Sanchez Ceren gives up official residence, turning into a museum and arts centre to reflect national identity.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 07:13 GMT
Suarez ban excessive: Chiellini
Italian defender calls Luis Suarez's football ban excessive after the Uruguay striker was punished for biting him.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2014 12:03 GMT
Ex-rebel sworn in as El Salvador president
Salvador Sanchez Ceren, a former schoolteacher turned rebel commander, is sworn in to lead Central American nation.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2014 02:12 GMT
Waiting for progress on Guantanamo
A year after Obama's promise to resume releasing prisoners from Guantanamo, 78 men cleared for release are still there.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 12:45 GMT
Uruguay FA quits in violence crisis
National football team faces uncertain future ahead of Brazil 2014 after abrupt resignation by the leadership.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2014 09:11 GMT
Uruguay offers to take Guantanamo prisoners
The US has resettled 43 prisoners in 17 countries since Obama took office and has released 38 others to their homelands.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 02:39 GMT
Bachelet sworn in again as Chile's president
Moderate socialist Michelle Bachelet takes oath of office eight years after she became first female to assume the post.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2014 04:58 GMT
Ex-rebel poised to win El Salvador presidency
Polls indicate that left-leaning ex-guerrilla Sanchez Ceren is set for victory in runoff vote.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2014 07:47 GMT
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