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Panama extends amnesty to end gang culture
President Varela urges members of country's 200 gangs to turn in their weapons and cut ties to organised crime.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 11:44 GMT
Ferguson shows US police 'over-militarised'
Rights groups slam use of heavily armed officers to contain protests over police killing of teenager in Missouri suburb.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 20:27 GMT
Mexico's young basketball players
Young girls from Triqui defy violence and poverty to make a name for themselves and the town on basketball courts.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 14:50 GMT
Mexico cracks down on subway vendors
Government starts targeting unlicensed sellers of items in metro system, many of whom depend on job to make ends meet.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 17:20 GMT
Mexico City holds Mother's Day rallies
Protesting mothers say their children disappeared at the hands of corrupt police and drug gangs.
Last updated: 11 May 2014 02:17 GMT
Push to legalise cannabis in Jamaica
As more US states legalise the drug it seems Kingston may follow the trend to bolster its economy.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 06:19 GMT
Mexico steps up efforts to treat Trachoma
Health workers say more needs to be done about the underlying causes that produce the illness.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 16:34 GMT
Mexico City homes swallowed by sinkholes
Residents of capital living on the edge as sinkholes appear almost daily due to shaky foundations.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2014 21:55 GMT
Paraguay farmers demand land reform
Some 90 percent of the country's farmland is owned by 2 percent of the population.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2014 03:26 GMT
Killings by Jamaica police under review
A new independent commission has been created to investigate the rising number of killings by police.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2014 11:53 GMT
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In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
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In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
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In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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