John Holman

John Holman

Latin America

Brazil 'Bolsa Familia' cut, millions struggle to survive

The government has cut the number of beneficiaries of the anti-poverty programme.

Brazil 'Bolsa Familia' cut, millions struggle to survive

Latin America

Talavera pottery in Mexico: Traditional style listed by UNESCO

Take a look at the Mexican pottery style that has received international recognition.

Talavera pottery in Mexico: Traditional style listed by UNESCO

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Mexico's President AMLO under fire over migration clampdown

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador faces growing criticism after erecting a 'wall' of security forces near the Guatemala border this week.

Mexico's President AMLO under fire over migration clampdown

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Mexico homicide march: Kin of deceased protest high murder rate

As 2019 murder rate hits record high in Mexico, relatives say President Lopez Obrador's policies have failed.

Mexico homicide march: Kin of deceased protest high murder rate

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Migrant group camps at Guatemala-Mexico border in bid to reach US

Hundreds of Central Americans are camped on Guatemala border as they prepare to enter Mexico in a group on Monday.

Migrant group camps at Guatemala-Mexico border in bid to reach US

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US shipping out asylum seekers to Guatemala

US is sending asylum seekers who arrive at its border to a 'safe third country' to seek refuge.

US shipping out asylum seekers to Guatemala

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Mexico avocado war: Cartel seeks to control fruit trade

Billion-dollar avocado industry in Mexico that gangs are battling to control.

Mexico avocado war: Cartel seeks to control fruit trade

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Exclusive: Mexican cartel reveals ease of smuggling guns from US

As Mexico deals with record murder rate, our exclusive investigation shows most firearms are being smuggled from the US.

Exclusive: Mexican cartel reveals ease of smuggling guns from US

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Bolivia lithium: Industry business hit by political crisis

A boom or a burden? Bolivia's struggle to make the most of its valuable lithium reserves.

Bolivia lithium: Industry business hit by political crisis

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Bolivia after Morales: Indigenous communities fear setbacks

More than 40 percent of Bolivia's population is indigenous. So was Evo Morales, its president till recently.

Bolivia after Morales: Indigenous communities fear setbacks

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UN backs audit of Bolivia election results

The United Nations says it supports an audit of Bolivia's disputed election result amid allegations of fraud.

UN backs audit of Bolivia election results

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Mexico fails to provide promised jobs to migrants

The Mexican government has promised shelter, healthcare and work opportunities for migrants while they are in the country.

Mexico fails to provide promised jobs to migrants