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Bolivian farmers rage against interim...

Bolivian farmers rage against interim...

Latin America

Tue, Nov 19 2019

The farmers say the military and police opened fire when pro-Morales protesters tried to enter the central...

Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon highest...

Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon highest...

Latin America

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Previous data showed clearing in the Amazon nearly doubled in the first eight months of this year, compared...

Gas, food running short in Bolivia amid...

Gas, food running short in Bolivia amid...

Latin America

Mon, Nov 18 2019

Protesters blocked have blocked the key supply route from La Paz to Santa Cruz, the country's financial...

UN warns Bolivia crisis could spin out...

UN warns Bolivia crisis could spin out...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 17 2019

More than 100 people were injured in the skirmishes

Bolivia interim leader threatens Morales...

Bolivia interim leader threatens Morales...

Latin America

Sat, Nov 16 2019

The former president has said he was willing to return to bring peace to Bolivia

Chile to vote on new constitution in...

Chile to vote on new constitution in...

Latin America

Fri, Nov 15 2019

The current charter, in force since 1980 and enacted by the former military junta of Augusto Pinochet,...

Chile to amend constitution, a key demand...

Chile to amend constitution, a key demand...

Latin America

Mon, Nov 11 2019

Among the proposed changes are 'a better definition of human rights' and their means of enforcement,...

Bolsonaro asks Brazilians 'not to give...

Bolsonaro asks Brazilians 'not to give...

Latin America

Sat, Nov 9 2019

The former union leader who helped found the Workers Party (PT) also denounced the economic policies...

Protesters in Chile set fire to university,...

Protesters in Chile set fire to university,...

Latin America

Sat, Nov 9 2019

Tens of thousands of people had filed earlier into Plaza Italia, which has become ground zero in this...

Mega-rally marks Chile protests third...

Mega-rally marks Chile protests third...

Latin America

Tue, Nov 5 2019

Thousands gathered in Plaza de Italia, tried to march on the presidential palace

'Guardian of the forest' killed in Amazon...

'Guardian of the forest' killed in Amazon...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 3 2019

Three other guardians have died in previous attacks

Bolivia split as opposition calls for...

Bolivia split as opposition calls for...

Latin America

Sat, Nov 2 2019

The opposition, however, is now calling for more, with Mesa sticking by allegations of electoral...

Thousands protest to maintain pressure...

Thousands protest to maintain pressure...

Latin America

Sat, Nov 2 2019

Their march started off a day of demonstrations on a long weekend in the country

Bangladeshi said to be one of world's...

Bangladeshi said to be one of world's...

Latin America

Sat, Nov 2 2019

Several arrests were made in Sao Paulo where Bangladeshi Al-Mamun was living

Chile cancels Apec, climate summits...

Chile cancels Apec, climate summits...

Latin America

Thu, Oct 31 2019

The Apec summit was scheduled to bring together 20 world leaders, including US President Donald Trump...

Chile president lifts state of emergency,...

Chile president lifts state of emergency,...

Latin America

Tue, Oct 29 2019

The decision to lift the decree at midnight, just two days after more than a million people took to...

Over a million protesters demand Chile...

Over a million protesters demand Chile...

Latin America

Sat, Oct 26 2019

President Sebastian Pinera told the thronging masses that he had 'heard the message' in a post...

Death toll in Chile protests rises to...

Death toll in Chile protests rises to...

Latin America

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Three of the deaths outside the capital were from gunshots

Bolivia braces for general strike after...

Bolivia braces for general strike after...

Latin America

Tue, Oct 22 2019

The call for a general strike was issued by Fernando Camacho, head of an influential civil society organization...

Infographic: Chile president extends...

Infographic: Chile president extends...

Latin America

Mon, Oct 21 2019

Civil unrest sparked by a subway fare hike has widened to reflect anger over high living costs and inequality...

Chile extends state of emergency as...

Chile extends state of emergency as...

Latin America

Mon, Oct 21 2019

The clashes, which have seen some 9,500 police and military fire tear gas and water cannon against protesters...