Colombian model held for allegedly helping kidnappers

Colombian model held for allegedly helping kidnappers..

Mia Mason 14-Jun, 13:36 26 BBC

Police in Colombia have arrested a local TV presenter and model on suspicion that she helped a kidnapping ring abduct a businessman and a...


Venezuelan general quits over constituent assembly plan

Venezuelan general quits over constituent assembly plan..

Joseph Williams 14-Jun, 08:42 15 BBC

A Venezuelan top general who resigned last week has revealed his reasons for stepping down. The head of Venezuela's National Defence...


Colombia's Farc hand over a further 30% of weapons

Colombia's Farc hand over a further 30% of weapons..

Tyler Holmes 13-Jun, 19:06 22 BBC

Colombia's Farc rebel group has handed over a further 30% of its weapons to United Nations inspectors as part of the historic peace accord...


Rio state ex-governor Sergio Cabral sentenced to 14 years

Rio state ex-governor Sergio Cabral sentenced to 14 years..

Maria Stewart 13-Jun, 14:36 16 BBC

The former governor of Brazil's Rio de Janeiro state has been sentenced to 14 years and two months in prison for corruption and money...


Venezuela chief prosecutor Ortega's family 'threatened'

Venezuela chief prosecutor Ortega's family 'threatened'..

Joseph Williams 13-Jun, 07:12 39 BBC

Venezuela's chief prosecutor Luisa Ortega says her family has been threatened and harassed. Ms Ortega, once considered a firm ally of...


Panama's former President Ricardo Martinelli arrested in US

Panama's former President Ricardo Martinelli arrested in US..

Anna Torres 12-Jun, 23:48 33 BBC

Former Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli has been arrested in Florida, the US Marshals Service says. It says Mr Martinelli, aged 65,...


Panama cuts ties with Taiwan in favour of China

Panama cuts ties with Taiwan in favour of China..

Gavin Perry 12-Jun, 22:42 22 BBC

Panama has cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan and established relations with China instead. The government said it recognised there was...


Venezuela ministry takes over police in opposition state

Venezuela ministry takes over police in opposition state..

Mia Mason 12-Jun, 16:18 18 BBC

Venezuela's interior ministry has taken control of the police force in the opposition-controlled state of Miranda. The ministry accused...


Peru leader warns of Venezuela 'blood bath'

Peru leader warns of Venezuela 'blood bath'..

12-Jun, 12:06 13 BBC

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has called on the international community to take action to avoid "a blood bath" in Venezuela. ...


Brazil teen branded 'I'm a thief' over bike theft accusations

Brazil teen branded 'I'm a thief' over bike theft accusations..

Cole Becker 12-Jun, 06:48 14 BBC

Two men have been arrested and charged with torture in south-eastern Brazil accused of tattooing "I'm a thief" on the forehead of a...


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