Latin America

Activists question Central America-US security cooperation deal

Central American and Mexican activists worry focus on security to address migration neglects root causes.

Activists question Central America-US security cooperation deal

People & Power

Walk in their Shoes

People & Power follows two migrant caravans as they head through Mexico to the US border.

Opinion

Cold Warrior Elliott Abrams returns to battle in Venezuela

The US has chosen a prominent warmonger to promote 'democracy' in Venezuela.

Belen Fernandez

by Belen Fernandez

Belen Fernandez

Latin America

Central American caravans advance amid shifting border policies

Thousands head north, some obtaining humanitarian visas in Mexico, while others fear US's 'Remain in Mexico' policy.

Central American caravans advance amid shifting border policies

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

Asylum Seekers

'I do not want to die': Central American exodus grows

Thousands of Hondurans wait on Mexico's border, hoping to find respite from poverty and political violence.

'I do not want to die': Central American exodus grows

Latin America

'I was forced to leave': Central American caravan enters Mexico

Central Americans, some who are fleeing for second time, wait to receive humanitarian visas in Mexico.

'I was forced to leave': Central American caravan enters Mexico

Latin America

Honduran refugee: 'My son was decapitated'

A new caravan of more than 1,800 Central Americans left Honduras and El Salvador earlier this week.

Honduran refugees await papers in Mexico as new caravan arrives

Asylum Seekers

Undeterred by tightened borders, Honduran caravan continues to US

More than 1,800 Central Americans continue to make their way through Guatemala in search of better life in the US.

Undeterred by tightened borders, Honduran caravan continues to US

Latin America

Hundreds of new Honduran migrants begin journey to US

Asylum seekers have crossed into Guatemala in the latest 'migrant caravan' heading towards the US.

Honduras

'We live in a crisis in Honduras': New US-bound caravan forms

Over 1,000 Hondurans set off for US border, calling on Trump to give them asylum after fleeing 'crisis' at home.

Brazil

Latin America in 2019: Stories to watch

As controversial new leaders find their feet and crises continue, here are the stories to look out for this year.

Latin America in 2019: Stories to watch

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

Asylum Seekers

Murder of Honduran teens highlight dangers for refugees at border

Rights groups say delays in asylum processing puts migrants and refugees, unaccompanied minors, in harm's way.

Murder of Honduran teens highlight dangers for refugees at border

Latin America

Thousands of Central Americans await refugee status in Mexico

More than 3,000 Central Americans in southern Mexico are under consideration for refugee status in country.

Thousands of Central Americans await refugee status in Mexico