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Democrats and civil society groups won important concessions on the free trade agreement with Peru. But politicians in both countries have undermined those gains.
When George W. Bush left the White House, the rest of the world breathed a sigh of relief.
Though nationalized, Venezuela's oil still relies on foreign know-how.
Alvaro Colom keeps Hugo Chavez at arm's length.
The Obama administration's acceptance of the Honduran coup sent a chill throughout Latin America.
The Costa Rican government approves deployment of U.S. Coast Guard.
Washington hues to 50-year-old convention for abolishing a centuries-old indigenous practice.
Admission of a Brazilian dissident to the U.S. not as magnanimous as it looks.
The U.S. vision for Latin America consists of applying Plan Colombia to the region as a whole.
They did it! After pre-announcing that no major decisions would result from Cancun talks and nearly two weeks of debates and discussions, the army of international climate change negotiators reached an agreement fully in line with the low expectations for it.