Venezuela

The Wall of Laments: 'It wasn't easy leaving Venezuela'

Venezuelans fleeing hyperinflation and poverty share stories of struggle at small cantina across the border in Colombia.

On the border, Venezuelans leave notes at the 'Wall of Laments'

Latin America

Venezuela crisis: Thousands continue to flee country

As political crisis deepens, those who have left say even if president has changed, recovery is still years away.

Humanitarian crises

Groups hope renewed focus on Venezuela will bring much-needed aid

Rights groups and Venezuelans on Colombia border say more funding is needed to cope with influx of migrants.

Groups hope renewed focus on Venezuela will bring much-needed aid

Venezuela

On Colombian border, fleeing Venezuelans have little hope

As political crisis deepens, those who have left say even if president has changed, recovery is still years away.

On Colombian border, fleeing Venezuelans have little hope

Latin America

Regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as interim president

US, Canada, Brazil, Colombia, among others recognise Juan Guaido as country's interim president.

Regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as interim president

Colombia

Colombia's ELN rebels claim deadly police academy attack

National Liberation Army said suicide bombing was a reprisal after authorities failed to respect a unilateral ceasefire.

Colombia's ELN rebels claim deadly police academy attack

Latin America

Colombia protests over deadliest attack in 16 years

Government blames Colombia's rebel group, the ELN, for the attack that killed 21 people, including 20 police cadets.

Inside Story

What now for peace in Colombia?

The deadliest attack in Colombia for 15 years killed 21 people and injured dozens more.

Latin America

Colombia asks Cuba to extradite ELN rebels after bombing kills 21

Cuba sidesteps Colombia's request to extradite the rebels after Bogota blames the group for Thursday's car bombing.

Colombia asks Cuba to extradite ELN rebels after bombing kills 21

Colombia

Colombia's ELN to blame for bomb attack that killed 21: Officials

Defence minister says ELN explosives expert Jose Rojas detonated his vehicle at a Bogota police academy on Thursday.

Colombia's ELN to blame for bomb attack that killed 21: Officials

Latin America

Truck-bomb blast at Colombia police academy kills 21

In the worst attack in Bogota in 16 years, authorities say at least 68 people wounded in explosion targeting police.

Colombia

Attacks and bodyguards: The price of being a Colombian journalist

Leiderman Ortiz, founder of La Verdad del Pueblo newspaper, has survived several attempts on his life.

Attacks and bodyguards: The price of being a Colombian journalist

Latin America

Protesting Colombians call for chief prosecutor's resignation

Thousands of Colombians march in the streets, accusing Attorney General Nestor Humberto Martinez of corruption.

Latin America

Colombia: One human rights advocate killed every three days

They're being targeted by armed groups fighting for control of land to cultivate drugs.

Venezuela

Lima Group won't recognise new Maduro government in Venezuela

The rebuke comes as President Nicolas Maduro is due to start a second term, following a controversial election.

Lima Group won't recognise new Maduro government in Venezuela