Latin America

Colombia war crimes: Mass protests in support of special tribunal

Anger is growing over the Colombian president's attempts to make changes to a special tribunal set up to investigate war crimes.

Venezuela

Venezuelan students use risky crossings to get to Colombia school

Border closure forced many children to use armed group-controlled trails to attend classes in the neighbouring country.

Venezuelan students use risky crossings to get to Colombia school

Latin America

Colombia: March in favour of FARC peace accord

Opposition in Colombia accuses president of breaching the constitution, as he tries to change the peace deal with FARC.

Colombia

Colombia plane crash kills all 14 on board

The twin-engine propeller plane crashed in the province of Meta, killing all on board, civil aviation agency says.

Colombia: Plane crash kills 14 in Meta province

Colombia

Colombia border hospitals struggle with Venezuelan migrant influx

As Venezuelans pour across the border, health workers in Colombia's Cucuta say that hospitals are at a breaking point.

Colombia border hospitals struggle with Venezuelan migrant influx

Venezuela

Venezuelans risk 'dangerous' trek as official borders remain shut

More Venezuelans are crossing armed group-controlled 'trochas' as main borders remain closed, rights groups say.

Latin America

Venezuela military defector: I'll keep fighting for our freedom

Although hundreds have defected, analysts say until there're breaks in upper ranks, there'll be little effect on Maduro.

Venezuela military defector: I'll keep fighting for our freedom

Latin America

Venezuelans cross into Colombia despite border closure

Desperate Venezuelans are circumventing the official entry points to flee from their country's economic and political crises.

Inside Story

What's next for Venezuela's political crisis?

The US announces more sanctions in a bid to force Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro from office.

Venezuela

Venezuelans vow to continue protests as clashes turn deadly

At least two killed in violent protests as President Maduro severs diplomatic ties with Colombia over Guaido support.

Nicolas Maduro

In Pictures: Protesters, police clash at Venezuela border towns

Venezuela's National Guard fired tear gas at protesters who were trying to clear a barricaded border bridge to Colombia.

In Pictures: Protesters, police clash at Venezuela border towns

Venezuela

Maduro cuts ties with Colombia as protests rock Venezuela

Two killed as opposition tries to move aid into Venezuela sparking running battles along border bridges.

Maduro cuts ties with Colombia as protests rock Venezuela

Latin America

Venezuela closes Colombia border as aid dispute turns deadly

Troops fire tear gas at crowds attempting to cross Colombia border ahead of US-backed effort to bring in aid.

Venezuela

Rival concerts held as Venezuela power struggle intensifies

Tensions heightened on Colombia-Venezuela border as standoff between Nicolas Maduro and Juan Guaido escalates.

Venezuela

Venezuelans hopeful, but wary as aid standoff intensifies

Venezuelans express hope, fear, disillusionment as opposition-set deadline for aid to be allowed into Venezuela nears.

Venezuelans hopeful, but wary as aid standoff intensifies