A brief analysis on Venezuela's President call for new constituent body

Amid continuing anti-government protests, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has called for a new constitution.

Chilean-Colombian co-operation

Ricardo Navarrete Betanzo, the Chilean ambassador talks Colombia, about the importance of strengthened ties between the two nations

There won´t be presidential re-election in Paraguay

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 future won't be settled in the streets

Venezuela's often divided opposition needs to put forward a compelling vision.

Thousands of indigenous protest in Brasilia

Around 2,000 indigenous people from different Brazilian tribes demonstrated in Brasilia demanding that the government speeds up the demarcation of their lands.

Trump comes up against a wall

Donald Trump has indicated he will scrap plans to find cash for his border wall in this week's spending bill.

Macron is likely to win France’s elections

The french see Emmanuel Macron ahead of his contestant, Marine Le Pen, and closer to the presidency.

Venezuela crisis: deadly anti-government protests

At least three people have been killed in Venezuela in protests against the government of President Nicolas Maduro.

We really need to focus on food security

108 million people worldwide face severe food insecurity, 30% more than just 2 years ago. 

After the referendum, Turkey’s place in Europe is in danger

Erdogan’s questioned victory will bring, among other things, important consequences on Turkey's economy. One of them will be its isolation from Europe.

Venezuela braces for the 'mother of all protests'

As dissatisfaction with the government grows, opposition leader needs no reminder of the risks involved in inflaming an already febrile national mood

Colombia's new conflict as war with Farc ends

Last year’s deal with the guerrilla group left a power vacuum, putting authorities and residents on edge amid new violence: ‘Everyone’s nervous’

Bolivia coca growers seek suspension of new coca law

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

11 LatAm nations repudiate deaths of 6 demonstrators in Venezuela

Signing the declaration were the governments of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay.