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Guatemala: Mass Burial of Exhumed Victims

Guatemala: Mass Burial of Exhumed Victims

A series of powerful images portray the return to the families of victims "disappeared" during the brutal repression of the early 1980s and now forensically identified.

Brazil and Scotland: the challenge of policing mega sport events

Brazil and Scotland: the challenge of policing mega sport events

The Brazilian and Scottish police forces, which have both been criticised for strong arm tactics, have been exchanging ideas about providing security for mega sport events.

Brazil -- upsurge in rural violence

Brazil -- upsurge in rural violence

Rural leaders are being targeted as a result of the government's failure to clamp down on impunity in the countryside.

Argentina -- the 'miracle' of the discovered grandson

Argentina -- the 'miracle' of the discovered grandson

The extraordinary discoverey by Estela Carlotto of her grandson is breathing life into the campaign to hold to account those responsible for the appaling human rights violations committed during the military dictatorship.

Colombia: Indigenous and Afro-Colombians flee their territory

Colombia: Indigenous and Afro-Colombians flee their territory

Thousands are forced to flee as armed groups fight for territory in Chocó.

Paraguay – storms ahead

Paraguay – storms ahead

President Cartes has called for Brazilian investors to "use and abuse" the country so it is scarcely surprising that Paraguayan peasants, driven off their land by Brazilian farmers, are feeling angry.

Central America - we reap what we sow

Central America - we reap what we sow

By backing corrupt governments in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, the USA has helped create the current exodus of large numbers of migrant children, argues Diego Cupolo.

UNESCO Declares Bolivia Free of Illiteracy

UNESCO Declares Bolivia Free of Illiteracy

The South American nation reached the goal after following the programme "Yes I Can" designed by Cuba.

Argentina forced into a 'technical' default

Argentina forced into a 'technical' default

The Jubilee Debt Campaign UK is organising a petition of support for the Argentine government in its struggle against 'vulture funds'.

El Salvador -- violence fuels child migration

El Salvador -- violence fuels child migration

Threatened by local gangs, children in El Salvador are fleeing to the United States

Argentina – the vultures are still hovering

Argentina – the vultures are still hovering

Holders of some so-called vulture funds are threatening to seize Argentine state assets.

BRICS: Expectation vs reality

BRICS: Expectation vs reality

As the BRICS countries prepare for their summit in Fortaleza, Brazil, foreign policy (e.g. Syria) and a BRICS bank head the agenda as the new group comes of age.

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