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Venezuela's recent approval of a set of sweeping judicial reforms intends to speed up the... ReadLeer
/ Judicial Reform

The Top 3 Most Controversial Points of Venezuela’s Judicial Reforms

A Bolivian newspaper report reveals details of the internal economies within the country's prisons,... ReadLeer
/ Bolivia

In Bolivia, Inmates Buy Prison Cells for up to $10,000: Report

Argentina's Armed Forces have lost track of more than 400 firearms in the past two years, according... ReadLeer
/ Argentina

Argentine Military Guns Missing, Pointing to Brazil Connection

The Colombian Navy captured four Costa Ricans allegedly attempting to smuggle a ton of cocaine near... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Colombia Arrests Costa Rican ‘Traffickers’ in Caribbean

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has stated that drug traffickers working with the opposition were... ReadLeer
/ Paraguay

Chavez Blames Paraguay Impeachment on Narco-Infiltration

Some of the most dangerous parts of Mexico have grown far safer in the last six months, though the... ReadLeer
/ Infographics

Violence in Mexico 2012: A Halfway Report

The FARC's claim to have shot down an air force plane in Cauca, one of Colombia’s most fiercely... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Did the FARC Shoot Down Colombian War Plane?

Kidnappings are on the rise in Colombia, with common criminals surpassing guerrilla groups as the... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Colombia Sees Rise in Kidnappings

A new report from the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee has called for a decrease in the... ReadLeer
/ Judicial Reform

US Senate Report Urges Police, Judicial Reform in Mexico Over Military Use

French officials found cocaine packed in seafood containers on a ship traveling from Chile,... ReadLeer
/ Chile

Chile Seafood Cocaine Bust Highlights Alternative Routes to Europe

Venezuelan opposition candidate Henrique Capriles has made a bid to win the support of the armed... ReadLeer
/ Venezuela

Venezuela Opposition Angles for Support of Military

While Mexican authorities have dealt a blow to a powerful Guerrero-based gang, the state's... ReadLeer
/ Guerreros Unidos

Mexico Takes Down Guerrero Gang, But How Long Before Another Rises?