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At least 14 rebels killed in fighting...

14 rebels killed in fighting with Colombian...

Latin America

Sun, Apr 18 2021

One rebel surrendered to Colombian troops and the army seized a machine gun, among other weapons

CIA planned to assassinate Raul Castro...

CIA planned to assassinate Raul Castro...

Latin America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

The plot came to light as Raul Castro, the 89-year-old brother of Fidel Castro, prepares to leave Cuban...

Chile report: China's Sinovac vaccine...

Chile report: China's Sinovac vaccine...

Latin America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

The vaccine was 85% effective in preventing hospitalizations and 80% effective in preventing deaths,...

'A biological Fukushima': Brazil Covid-19...

Brazil's daily Covid-19 death toll surpasses...

Latin America

Wed, Apr 7 2021

Brazil has become the epicenter of the pandemic, contributing about one in four deaths per day...

Severe virus curbs in South America...

Severe virus curbs in S America

Latin America

Fri, Apr 2 2021

Brazil, the epicentre of Covid-19 wave in South America, reported a staggering 66,500 Covid-19 deaths...

More than 4 in 10 Argentines living...

More than 4 in 10 Argentines living...

Latin America

Thu, Apr 1 2021

The country’s poverty rate rose from 40.9% to 42% in the second half of 2020

Facebook freezes Venezuela president...

Facebook freezes Maduro's page over...

Latin America

Sun, Mar 28 2021

Venezuela’s official figures as of Friday showed 154,905 cases of coronavirus and 1,543 deaths,...

UN: More than 13,000 flee violence in...

UN: More than 13,000 flee violence in...

Latin America

Sat, Mar 27 2021

Colombia is currently experiencing the worst violence the country has seen since the 2016 peace...

Brazil records over 3,000 Covid-19 deaths...

Brazil records over 3,000 Covid-19...

Latin America

Wed, Mar 24 2021

The health ministry registered a record 3,251 deaths in the past 24 hours

Bolivia former president Anez behind...

Bolivia former president Anez behind...

Latin America

Sun, Mar 14 2021

Anez led Bolivia for less than a year after long-time President Evo Morales left office following contested...

Protesters in Argentina attack bus carrying...

Protesters in Argentina attack bus carrying...

Latin America

Sun, Mar 14 2021

President Alberto Fernandez on Saturday went to visit an area devastated by forest fires in...

Bolivia political tensions reignite...

Bolivia political tensions reignite...

Latin America

Sat, Mar 13 2021

The move marks an escalation of hostilities between the current leftist administration and more conservative...

Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine neutralizes...

Pfizer-BioNTech neutralizes Brazil variant...

Latin America

Tue, Mar 9 2021

The scientists said the neutralizing ability was roughly equivalent the vaccine’s effect on a previous...

Oxford study indicates AstraZeneca effective...

Study: Oxford vaccine effective against...

Latin America

Fri, Mar 5 2021

'The data indicates that the vaccine will not need to be modified in order to protect against the...

After record Covid-19 deaths, Bolsonaro...

After record Covid-19 deaths, Bolsonaro...

Latin America

Fri, Mar 5 2021

Brazil's surging second wave has triggered new restrictions in its capital, Brasilia, and its largest...

20 dead after bus plunges off cliff...

20 dead after bus plunges off cliff...

Latin America

Wed, Mar 3 2021

'Until now, 20 people have died and approximately 13 people have been wounded'

Brazil resorts to lockdowns, curfews...

Brazil resorts to lockdowns, curfews...

Latin America

Sat, Feb 27 2021

The South American country has now registered 10,455,630 cases since the pandemic began, while the official...

Ecuador raises death toll from prison...

Ecuador raises death toll from prison...

Latin America

Thu, Feb 25 2021

A further dozen inmates and police were injured, according to official data

Argentine ex-president Menem buried...

Argentine ex-president Menem buried...

Latin America

Sun, Feb 21 2021

Born into a Muslim family, Menem later converted to Catholicism in order to pursue a political...

'Amazon coronavirus variant 3 times...

'Amazon coronavirus variant 3 times...

Latin America

Fri, Feb 12 2021

However, the minister claimed the vaccines are still effective against this variant

US, EU importing potentially illegal...

US, EU importing potentially illegal...

Latin America

Wed, Feb 3 2021

According to the report, Brazilian environmental agency Ibama seized more than 1,800 cubic meters of...