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Trump’s seven steps in sabotaging human rights

Amnesty International believes these are potentially devastating measures to the human rights of millions at the United States and abroad.

Banks take bigger role in Latin America fight against tax evasion

Brazil, Chile and Colombia signed on in 2014, and have reciprocity agreements in which U.S. authorities send those governments information on their citizens' assets in the United States. Argentina has taken steps to follow.

Judge orders arrest of Peru ex-president Alejandro Toledo

A Peruvian judge has ordered the arrest of the country's former president Alejandro Toledo over allegations that he took $20m (£16m) in bribes.

Argentina and Bolivia to create working committee on Macri's immigration reforms

Argentina and Bolivia will create a joint committee to deal with Mauricio Madri's order to toughen immigration laws

About 300 rebels from Colombia's FARC have not demobilized

Around 300 fighters from Colombia's Marxist FARC rebels will not demobilize under a peace deal, a military commander said, giving the first official figure of guerrillas who may join with crime gangs seeking control of lucrative rebel drug territory.

Rajoy, Trump and Latin American countries

According to Rajoy's office, the Prime Minister told Trump that Spain was in the best situation to be an interlocutor for the US in Europe, Latin America, North Africa and the Middle East.

Will Colombia’s most ‘stubborn’ rebel group agree to peace?

ELN remains active, recruiting FARC deserters and co-opting areas relinquished by the FARC, including the Chocó, Santander and Arauca departments.

Colombia: Peace talks with ELN rebel group begin

Members of Colombia's ELN left-wing rebel group and government negotiators have begun talks seeking to end more than five decades of conflict.

8 experiments on the Universal Basic Income

2017 will host various experiments on what experts have touted as ‘the only way to survive in the coming age of automation.’

Corruption scandal ensnares leaders of Peru and Colombia

A corruption scandal in Latin America wound its way through the political establishments of two countries Peru’ and Colombia

Colombia: Peace talks with ELN rebel group begin

Members of Colombia's ELN left-wing rebel group and government negotiators have begun talks seeking to end more than five decades of conflict.

Unease in Colombia, as Old Enemies Become New Neighbors

The town’s name is Spanish for “peace.” The days to come will test how accurate that is.

Maduro wants to involve the Pope in talks with opposition

The president of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro is working to set up a meeting with Pope Francis in hopes of restarting talks with the Venezuelan opposition.

Fake news didn’t alter US election

A Stanford-NYU study found fake news had little real impact on voters and the outcome of the election.