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Marking President Obama's visit to El Salvador, the Los Angeles Times reports that the country has... ReadLeer
/ El Salvador

El Salvador Entangled in Drug Trade

With an estimated 35,000 sexually exploited minors in Colombia, child prostitution is a widespread... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

RawFeed: Child Prostitution in Cartagena

(Reprinted with permission from Southern Pulse.) The United States deported over 25,000... ReadLeer
/ El Salvador

Inside Illegal Re-Entry – From San Salvador to Houston

President Obama will visit El Salvador today, the third leg of his Latin America tour. It's a stop... ReadLeer
/ CARSI

Obama in El Salvador: Crime at Top of Agenda

Colombia's defense minister stated that the rebel supreme leader will fall soon, after his security... ReadLeer
/ Alfonso Cano

Closing in on FARC Commander

There is a troubling trend in Guatemala that is very hard to measure: opium poppy production, which... ReadLeer
/ Guatemala

Guatemala Poppy Production Up: By How Much?

The weekly news magazine, Semana, reported this weekend on the role of the Israelis in training... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Israelis Trained Colombia to Hunt Rebel Leaders

The theories about why Carlos Pascual abruptly resigned this weekend as U.S. Ambassador to Mexico... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

Pascual’s Departure: Guns, Leaks, and…a Girlfriend?

As questions arise over the integrity of its police force, the Bolivian government is attempting a... ReadLeer
/ Bolivia

Bolivian Govt Does Battle with Police Corruption

On his first visit to Latin America, President Barack Obama has scheduled a visit to Rio de... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Obama’s Visit to Rio ‘Favela’ Highlights Security Strategy

InSight Co-director Steven Dudley spoke with Taylor Barnes, a journalist based in Rio de Janeiro,... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Video – Journalist in Rio Talks about Obama’s Visit

An article in the Journal of Energy Security by Jeremy Martin and Sivlia Longmire* focus on the... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

IAGS Journal of Energy Security: The Perilous Intersection of Mexico’s Drug War & Pemex