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Bolivia's open-jail policy under scrutiny
Government prohibits children over 11 to stay in prison with their parents, following rape of 12-year-old girl.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2013 10:41 GMT
Peru destroys ancient pyramid to build homes
A famous cultural site, one of many in and around Lima, is being sacrificed for residential development.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2013 14:35 GMT
Venezuelans divided over Snowden asylum offer
Safe haven for US whistleblower likely to further strain ties between Caracas and Washington.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2013 13:25 GMT
Strikes continue at Venezuela universities
After striking for over a month over lack of funding for institutions, students are now taking more drastic measures.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2013 05:32 GMT
Brazil's protests continue on smaller scale
Most of Brazil's streets have been calm after a week of anti-government demonstrations.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2013 06:37 GMT
Brazil president unveils series of reforms
Dilma Rousseff promises better public services and calls for dialogue in an attempt to end days of nationwide protests.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2013 07:18 GMT
Brazil's middle class protest for basic needs
Despite millions being lifted out of poverty through economic growth, many still struggling on minimum wage.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2013 06:43 GMT
Chile protesters call for education reform
Demonstrators try to disrupt President Sebastian Pinera's final state of the nation speech to Congress.
Last updated: 22 May 2013 03:23 GMT
Peru's archaeological treasures under threat
Archaeologists say government must do more to protect ancient sites from looters.
Last updated: 20 May 2013 03:56 GMT
Gang leaders recruit teenagers in Peru
Gang leaders target young men fresh out of jail and encourage them to commit murder.
Last updated: 16 May 2013 02:39 GMT
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