Mexico: Secret tunnel found in Reynosa prison

Mexico: Secret tunnel found in Reynosa prison..

Mary Paterson 15-May, 06:16 44 BBC

A tunnel has been discovered in a Mexican prison, stashed with drugs, alcohol and sharp tools, according to local authorities. Police in...


Nicaragua: Dozens of shops lost to blaze at traditional market

Nicaragua: Dozens of shops lost to blaze at traditional market..

14-May, 17:28 36 BBC

A fire in Nicaragua has destroyed part of a traditional market in the centre of the capital, Managua. More than 60 stalls and shops at...


Venezuela protest victim's parents speak of ordeal

Venezuela protest victim's parents speak of ordeal..

Maria Stewart 13-May, 20:39 32 BBC

Juan Pablo Pernalete was one of dozens of people who have been killed in protest-related violence in Venezuela since a wave of...


Venezuela: Violence flares at anti-Maduro motorised protests

Venezuela: Violence flares at anti-Maduro motorised protests..

Mia Mason 13-May, 20:10 34 BBC

Thousands of Venezuelans in cars and motorbikes have filled roads across the country in motorised protests against President Nicolas...


Colombia Farc: First group of rebels rejoin civilian life

Colombia Farc: First group of rebels rejoin civilian life..

Andrew Martin 12-May, 22:12 52 BBC

Twelve rebels from Colombia's Farc group have been reintegrated into civilian life, after becoming the first group to complete a...


Venezuela protests: Elderly clash with police in opposition march

Venezuela protests: Elderly clash with police in opposition march..

Sophia Bell 12-May, 16:32 61 BBC

Thousands of elderly Venezuelans have taken to the streets of Caracas, and other cities to protest against the government of Nicolas Maduro...


Venezuela health minister fired over mortality stats

Venezuela health minister fired over mortality stats..

Olivia Rogers 12-May, 08:48 64 BBC

Venezuela has sacked Health Minister Antonieta Caporale after her department released statistics revealing a large jump in infant and...


Brazil: President Temer's first year after impeachment

Brazil: President Temer's first year after impeachment..

Andrew Martin 12-May, 04:40 54 BBC

A year has passed since Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff was impeached. If her successor, Michel Temer, had any hopes of pacifying...


Zika virus: Brazil says emergency is over

Zika virus: Brazil says emergency is over..

Michael Adamson 11-May, 23:24 54 BBC

Brazil has declared an end to a national emergency over the Zika virus after a sharp decrease in cases. The number of cases dropped 95%...


Mexican who searched for 'disappeared' is killed

Mexican who searched for 'disappeared' is killed..

Anna Torres 11-May, 20:32 43 BBC

A Mexican businesswoman who headed a group of 600 families searching for their disappeared relatives has been killed. Miriam Rodriguez...


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