Latin America

Pots and pans 'cacerolazo' protests echo across Latin America

Thousands in nearly a dozen countries bang pots and pans in unified protest against governments across the region.

Ivan Duque

'Enough is enough': Protests continue into 7th day in Colombia

Anti-government demonstrations continue as protesters commemorate the death of a teenager killed by a police projectile

'Enough is enough': Protests continue into 7th day in Colombia

Latin America

Colombia protests: What prompted them and where are they headed?

Discontent over inequality, education, Duque's slow implementation of the 2016 peace deal has been simmering for months.

Colombia protests: What prompted them and where are they headed?

Latin America

Colombia: Protesters sceptical of Duque's call for dialogue

Many protesters say Duque's call for talks is too little too late as discontent grows with right-wing government.

Colombia: Protesters sceptical of Duque's call for dialogue

Colombia

Colombia opens 'national dialogue' after days of mass protests

Demonstrators slam President Duque's initiative, saying his government did not address demands of protesters.

Colombia opens 'national dialogue' after days of mass protests

Latin America

Fear grips Colombia protesters as anti-gov't rallies turn violent

In Bogota, tear gas was used on peaceful protesters as some groups clashed with security forces.

Fear grips Colombia protesters as anti-gov't rallies turn violent

Colombia

Colombia protesters defy curfew as anti-gov't rallies continue

Fresh demonstrations come day after hundreds of thousands protested across country in mass rallies that left three dead.

Colombia protesters defy curfew as anti-gov't rallies continue

Latin America

More than 200,000 strike against Colombia's Duque: What's next?

Organisers of Thursday's strike that brought out indigenous groups, students, labour unions call for a repeat on Monday.

More than 200,000 strike against Colombia's Duque: What's next?

AJ IMPACT

'Referendum on Duque': Thousands march against Colombia president

Indigenous groups, students and labour unions rally against the right-wing government of Ivan Duque.

'Referendum on Duque': Thousands march against Colombia president

Latin America

Colombia elections: Candidates face spate of violence

Seven candidates have been killed and more than 60 others have been attacked in the lead up to the October 27 election.

Colombia elections: Candidates face spate of violence

Environment

Amazon countries sign pact to better protect the rainforest

Indigenous leaders and analysts remain cautiously optimistic about pact, saying it is thin on details and directives.

Amazon countries sign pact to better protect the rainforest

Venezuela

Venezuela on alert as Maduro alleges Colombian plot to attack

Feud between the two Latin American neighbours escalates after Bogota accused Caracas of harbouring FARC rebels.

Venezuela on alert as Maduro alleges Colombian plot to attack

Colombia

Colombia: 9 FARC dissidents killed in bombing raid

Colombian president says raid is a 'clear message' to former FARC leaders who have announced a return to arms.

Colombia: 9 FARC dissidents killed in bombing raid

FARC

Ex-FARC leaders' return to arms brings back memories of bloodshed

Victims fear Colombia's 'moment of calm' after 2016 peace deal may soon be over.

Ex-FARC leaders' return to arms brings back memories of bloodshed

FARC

Colombia's Duque seeks arrest of rearmed ex-FARC leaders

Duque announces offensive to find ex-FARC leaders, who said they're rearming in a 'new phase of the armed struggle'.

Colombia's Duque seeks arrest of rearmed ex-FARC leaders