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Can Venezuela back down from the cliff?
Increased polarisation makes it imperative for Venezuela to take steps to find its way back from the brink.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2014 11:17 GMT
Latin America: Reforming from within
As regional leaders meet in Havana, we examine how they can challenge Washington's influence in their bloc.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2014 11:28 GMT
Cuba celebrates anniversary of revolution
Celebrations held in Santiago to commemorate the 55th anniversary of the revolution victory.
Last updated: 02 Jan 2014 11:24 GMT
Cuban president warns local entrepreneurs
Those pushing the communist country to "move faster" risk drawing it towards failure, Raul Castro tells parliament.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2013 03:26 GMT
Can a handshake warm US-Cuba ties?
Some found Barack Obama's handshake with Raul Castro fraught with meaning, but others claim it lacks substance.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2013 15:09 GMT
'Mr President, I am Castro': Raul to Obama
Fidel Castro reveals brother Raul spoke to US President Barack Obama in English at Nelson Mandela's funeral.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2013 17:24 GMT
Mandela lies in state as SA says goodbye
Funeral will follow an imagery-rich route each morning until Friday, allowing people to pay their respects.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2013 18:40 GMT
World leaders pay tribute to Mandela
US President Obama calls anti-apartheid icon a "giant of history" as thousands gather for memorial in Johannesburg.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2013 02:54 GMT
Cuba bans privately run cinemas
Communist authorities close dozens of home-based film and gaming parlors, saying they have never been authorised.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2013 17:43 GMT
Guantanamo’s other history
Returning Guantanamo to Cubans may develop US-Cuba relations and create brighter opportunities for the entire Caribbean.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2013 13:57 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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