Venezuela’s MUD opposition coalition said on Sunday it would not attend the constitutional assembly called by President Nicolas Maduro, who wants to change the government framework in place since 1999.
Supreme court ruling opens door to early release of hundreds of abusers. Luis Muina, convicted of torture in military dictatorship, has sentence reduced
Chilean ruling coalition splits, increasing chances of Piñera in presidential election
Amid continuing anti-government protests, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has called for a new constitution.
Ricardo Navarrete Betanzo, the Chilean ambassador talks Colombia, about the importance of strengthened ties between the two nations
The lower house of Paraguay's Congress has voted overwhelmingly to reject a constitutional amendment that allowed the president to seek re-election.
Venezuela's often divided opposition needs to put forward a compelling vision.
Around 2,000 indigenous people from different Brazilian tribes demonstrated in Brasilia demanding that the government speeds up the demarcation of their lands.
Donald Trump has indicated he will scrap plans to find cash for his border wall in this week's spending bill.
At least three people have been killed in Venezuela in protests against the government of President Nicolas Maduro.
As dissatisfaction with the government grows, opposition leader needs no reminder of the risks involved in inflaming an already febrile national mood
Last year’s deal with the guerrilla group left a power vacuum, putting authorities and residents on edge amid new violence: ‘Everyone’s nervous’
Yungas coca growers have protested from the outset against expanding the crop area to include the Chapare region and demanded that the measure be thrown out
Signing the declaration were the governments of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay.
The President of Paraguay, Horacio Cartes, says he will no longer seek re-election after his bid to change the constitution triggered rioting.
The lawsuit could be one of many as ongoing civilian resistance and increasingly strict environmental regulations
After record rains caused $3bn worth of damage, Peru must build infrastructure to prepare for any more extreme climate events in the future
A judge on Brazil’s Supreme Court authorized new corruption investigations this week involving dozens of the country’s most powerful politicians
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva said on Tuesday that he is “prepared” and “ready” to run for re-election in the 2018 election
The UN Mission in Colombia is on the verge of completing the registry of about 7,000 weapons formerly held by FARC
The United Nations Mission in Colombia is on the verge of completing the registry of about 7,000 weapons formerly held by the FARC guerrillas
Grammy Singers, Governors and Lawmakers All Teargassed in Venezuela Protests, 188 arrested for demonstrating against Venezuelan ruler as helicopters drop teargas on peaceful protestors