Regions / Latin America & Caribbean
The United States wants to lease Colombian military bases, but a coalition of activists from the two countries are saying no. And they have the Colombian constitution on their side.
Oliver Stone's 'South of the Border' is a rapid march through the new world of Latin American politics.
On July 1, 2010, Costa Rica's Legislative Assembly authorized the U.S. military to undertake policing duties in Costa Rica, based on an expired "Cooperation Agreement."
An international tribunal gives the green light to a lawsuit brought by two companies attempting to overcome strong public and government resistance to their destructive gold mining.
American tourists have stayed away from Cuba for nearly half a century. Perhaps it is time for a change.
Promise of a collaborative foreign policy and focus on land reforms at home provide a glimmer of hope for new Colombian president Juan Santos's administration.
Since it helps fund and train Colombia's Department of Administrative Security, Washington might be implicated in its scandals.
The Colombian president is on his way out. But he wants to make sure to lock in a confrontational approach toward Venezuela.
No matter what comes to mind when you think of Latin America, "Resilience," the photography exhibition at the Instituto Cervantes, will challenge long-held concepts, ideas and stereotypes of this vast and diverse region.
Obama's climate change guy Todd Stern has just wrapped up a tour of Latin America. It wasn't vacation: more like a critical lobbying opportunity.