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Antônio Francisco Bonfim Lopes, alias “Nem,” led the Amigos dos Amigos gang in Rocinha, a... ReadLeer
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Antônio Francisco Bonfim Lopes, alias ‘Nem’

Brazil, Latin America’s largest economy, has seen some important security advances in recent... ReadLeer
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Brazil Profile

Former Peruvian President Alan Garcia
Former President of Peru Alan Garcia granted 400 presidential pardons for convicted drug... ReadLeer
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Ex-Peru President Pardoned 400 Drug Traffickers: Commission

San Antonio prison, Margarita, Venezuela
A Venezuelan prison marked the opening of a nightclub for inmates with an inauguration party... ReadLeer
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Venezuela Prison Opens Nightclub in Violence Reduction Strategy

El Boqueron prison, where MS-13 leaders are held
An official investigation into the workings of the Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) in Guatemala paints a... ReadLeer
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Guatemala Identifies MS-13 Leadership

Colombia's 'Emerald Czar' Victor Carranza
Colombia's ailing "Emerald Czar," Victor Carranza, has called for a new peace deal with his rivals... ReadLeer
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Colombia’s ‘Emerald Czar’ Calls for New Peace Deal