Manuel Rapalo

Manuel Rapalo

Latin America

Latin America COVID-19 death toll rises past 200,000

The number of recorded Coronavirus deaths in Latin America doubles in just over a month.

Latin America COVID-19 death toll rises past 200,000

Latin America

Mexico death toll overtakes UK as third-highest in the world

Mexico has the third-highest COVID-19 death toll globally after Brazil and the US.

Mexico death toll overtakes UK as third-highest in the world

Latin America

Latin America: Millions at risk of famine as COVID-19 cases surge

A warning that millions of people in Latin America could go hungry this year, because of COVID-19.

Latin America: Millions at risk of famine as COVID-19 cases surge

Latin America

Mexican football league resumes with no spectators amid pandemic

Why football league is kicking off in Mexico despite coronavirus fears.

Mexican football league resumes with no spectators amid pandemic

Latin America

Mexico's tourism industry 'could take years to recover'

UN report comes as Mexico is among those reopening their doors, despite the country's continuing struggle to contain the outbreak.

Mexico's tourism industry 'could take years to recover'

Latin America

Mexico opens for business amid surge in COVID-19 infections

Surging coronavirus cases, growing crowds. The risks and potential consequences of Mexico's 'new normal'.

Mexico opens for business amid surge in COVID-19 infections

Latin America

COVID-19: Latin America could be 'new hotspot'

Deaths in the region now account for nearly half of daily coronavirus deaths worldwide.

COVID-19: Latin America could be 'new hotspot'

Latin America

US-Mexico summit: AMLO under fire for plan to meet Trump

Mexico's president is accused of selling out as he prepares to meet Donald Trump at the White House.

US-Mexico summit: AMLO under fire for plan to meet Trump

Latin America

Rising violence in Mexico puts pressure on president

Amid coronavirus lockdowns across Mexico, at least six states report higher homicide rates than the previous year.

Rising violence in Mexico puts pressure on president

Latin America

Costa Rica outbreak: Mass testing before international reopening

How Costa Rica become one of the most successful Latin American nations in the fight against COVID-19.

Costa Rica outbreak: Mass testing before international reopening

Latin America

Brazil's outbreak: Health workers struggle to reach remote areas

Brazil has recorded more than 1.2 million cases of coronavirus, making it the worst-hit country in Latin America.

Brazil's outbreak: Health workers struggle to reach remote areas

Latin America

More than 90 percent of Mexico's Lacandon Jungle deforested

More forest is being lost every year - mainly for farming - despite conservation efforts.

More than 90 percent of Mexico's Lacandon Jungle deforested