Jose Antonio Kast

José Antonio Kast, A Return To Pinochet?

Presidential elections will be held in Chile on November 21. The leader of the extreme right, José Antonio Kast, points in the polls despite his controversial statements and positions

Luis Alfredo Garavito

Garavito: Will Colombia's Worst Serial Killer Get Out Of Prison?

Luis Alfredo Garavito was sentenced to 40 years in prison for the rape of 200 children and the murder of 186 minors between the 1980s and 1990s

Facebook Tries To Balance Elections In Nicaragua

The social network made a decision that represents a severe blow to the Daniel Ortega regime in the face of elections in Nicaragua where political persecution of the opposition has been the protagonist

Angela Merkel and Olaf Scholz

Germany And Latin America: A New Relationship In A New Government?

After almost 2 decades in power, Angela Merkel leaves the German Chancellery. Are we facing a new stage of relations between Germany and Latin America?

Person entering a vote in a ballot box

What Is At Stake In The Latin American Elections Remaining In 2021

This year elections were held in Ecuador, Peru, Mexico, Paraguay, Chile, and El Salvador, but there are still several important Latin American elections that will set the direction of the region in the last two months of the year

Military in the capture of alias 'Otoniel'

Colombia: Will Violence Increase After The Capture Of "Otoniel"?

The Colombian authorities announced the capture of Otoniel, as Dairo Antonio Úsuga is known, head of one of the most violent illegal armed groups in the country

Banknotes on a surface

Infographic: Latin American Countries With The Highest Debt

The region has found in international loans an excellent source of investment income. However, some Latin American countries with higher debt have ended up unable to pay their obligations

Woman studying

Higher Education in Latin America vs. US Education

Latin America hosts the leading research universities with scientists and scholars making a huge difference in the education system

Nicolás Maduro and Alex Saab

Why Is Nicolás Maduro Afraid That Alex Saab Will Testify In the USA?

Colombian-Venezuelan businessman Alex Saab is already in the United States. and faces money laundering and conspiracy charges

Sebastian Piñera, Nayib Bukele and Nicolás Maduro

Infographic: The Fortunes Of Latin American Presidents

Some of the region's heads of state are among the richest in the world. These are the fortunes of the Latin American Presidents

Ivan Duque and Howard Buffett

Warren Buffet's Son Is Now Colombian

Tycoon Howard Buffet also received the Grand Cross in the Order of Merit for his services and donations to Colombia. Thus, the son of Warren Buffet, one of the world's billionaires, shares the nationality of Maluma and J Balvin

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Euthanasia in Latin America: Will There Be a Domino Effect?

The case of Martha Sepúlveda showed that euthanasia in Latin America is still very incipient. What other countries in the world have approved assisted death?

Santiago Abascal at a VOX party conference

A Latino Alt-Right? This Is How Vox Advances In Latin America

The Spanish ultra-nationalist party has been seeking for years to expand its political influence in the region. Are we close to seeing Vox in Latin America?

Documents on a table

Opinion: Pandora Papers Evidence The Inequality In Latam

Latin America is one of the regions with the most off-shore accounts evidenced by Pandora Papers. Instead of exiting the COVID-19 crisis with a tax increase, let's take action on tax evasion