The Guatemalan Constitutional Court on May 20 threw out the guilty verdict of General Efrain Rios-Montt on technical grounds, plunging the whole country into a state of new insecurity.
Acting President Maduro accused a group of right wing former U.S. officials of working to destabilize Venezuela and strongly suggested that his election opponent is in contact with those circles.
"It has cost us almost 70-80 years to have a meeting together with peoples of the Caribbean and without the boss from the North."
"How would you describe the School of the Americas?" "As a school of assassins, torturers, and leaders of coups."
A Romney administration Latin America policy would return us to the same policies which brought about tens of thousands of deaths in Central America before.
A new dimension of the story of Mitt Romney has now emerged, namely the possible connection of Bain, and Romney, to violent political circles in Latin America.
Over 8,700 birds and other animals have been seized - and 4,000+ people arrested - in what appears to be a large-scale crackdown on the black market Latin American bird trade.
The action, emblematic of conflict throughout Latin America between local people and multi-national mining corporations, resulted in violent confrontation.
Brazil's government will now investigate human rights violations committed by the right-wing military dictatorship that ruled the country from 1964 to 1985.
Marchers, 100,000 of them, filled the Plaza Bolivar in the Colombian capital, Bogotá.