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Venezuela prison riot leaves 47 dead,...

Venezuela prison riot leaves 47 dead,...

Latin America

Sun, May 3 2020

Martinez and the NGO said all of the dead were detainees

17 killed in riot at Venezuelan...

17 killed in riot at Venezuelan...

Latin America

Sat, May 2 2020

Venezuela's prisons minister, Iris Varela, in an interview with a local newspaper, confirmed there...

President's 'So what?' as 5,000 die...

President's 'So what?' as 5,000 die...

Latin America

Sat, May 2 2020

There have been more than 91,000 officially confirmed cases so far but scientists warn the real figure...

Peru prison riot over coronavirus fears...

Peru prison riot over coronavirus fears...

Latin America

Wed, Apr 29 2020

The riot at Castro Castro was the latest in a spate of prison unrest linked to growing fears among inmates...

99-year-old WWII veteran beats coronavirus...

99-year-old WWII veteran beats coronavirus...

Coronavirus

Wed, Apr 15 2020

He served in the Brazilian fourth artillery regiment soon after the country entered the war on the side...

Two Brazil governors test positive for...

Two Brazil governors test positive for...

Coronavirus

Wed, Apr 15 2020

Governors Wilson Witzel of Rio de Janeiro and Helder Barbalho of the northern state of Para both posted...

97-year-old great-grandmother becomes...

97-year-old great-grandmother becomes...

Latin America

Mon, Apr 13 2020

While she was hospitalized, Dal Colleto was put on oxygen and admitted to intensive care

Pandemic gives shot in the arm to Cuba's...

Pandemic gives shot in the arm to Cuba's...

Coronavirus

Thu, Apr 9 2020

'We have been talking about the possibility of a pandemic since the beginning of the century, and...

UN delivers 90 tons of Covid-19 aid...

UN delivers 90 tons of Covid-19 aid...

Coronavirus

Thu, Apr 9 2020

The aid donations are part of an initial phase of the response to the pandemic and will go to help 'children,...

Ecuador stores coronavirus victims in...

Ecuador stores coronavirus victims in...

Latin America

Sun, Apr 5 2020

So far 150 victims have been buried in a private cemetery in the port city

Venezuelan army chiefs back Maduro after...

Venezuelan army chiefs back Maduro after...

Latin America

Sat, Mar 28 2020

The socialist president has increasingly relied on the backing of the powerful armed forces since succeeding...

Bolivia postpones election, Chile records...

Bolivia postpones election, Chile records...

Latin America

Sun, Mar 22 2020

Sao Paulo state in Brazil also announced a two-week quarantine while Guatemala imposed a partial...

South, Central American nations tighten...

South, Central American nations tighten...

Latin America

Mon, Mar 16 2020

The leaders of Argentina and Peru also announced border closures on Sunday to curb coronavirus

Blinded Chilean student returns to protests...

Blinded Chilean student returns to protests...

Latin America

Thu, Mar 12 2020

His appearance came after Pinera led a ceremony on Wednesday to mark 30 years since Chile's return...

Venezuelan riot police break up opposition...

Venezuelan riot police break up opposition...

Latin America

Wed, Mar 11 2020

Most of the marchers left the area, but some with their faces covered threw stones at the police

Armed gang steals $15 million in Chile...

Armed gang steals $15 million in Chile...

Latin America

Tue, Mar 10 2020

The five thieves were armed with rifles and pistols, police said

13 killed as boat sinks in Brazilian...

13 killed as boat sinks in Brazilian...

Latin America

Mon, Mar 2 2020

Search operations were ongoing, using helicopters, planes and rescue divers

Chile music festival riot fuels fear...

Chile music festival riot fuels fear...

Latin America

Tue, Feb 25 2020

Authorities said 23 police officers were injured in clashes when rioters looted around 30 stores, torched...

Morales given 2 days to save Senate...

Morales given 2 days to save Senate...

Latin America

Tue, Feb 11 2020

Morales is currently living in exile in Argentina having fled Bolivia in November after resigning as...

Bolsonaro's Amazon 'dream' is indigenous...

Bolsonaro's Amazon 'dream' is indigenous...

Latin America

Fri, Feb 7 2020

Bolsonaro proposed a new bill Wednesday that would allow mining, farming and hydroelectric power projects...

15 dead in bus accident in Bolivia

15 dead in bus accident in Bolivia

Latin America

Sun, Feb 2 2020

According to the report, the Arco Iris hospital in La Paz received at least 17 injured people