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Monthly Archives: July 2018

Corruption has been solidifying its place at the top of the agenda for policymakers and citizens... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

5 Ways To Fight Corruption in Latin America

While Colombia celebrated its Independence Day, key members of the new FARC political party... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

The FARC’s Turbulent First Steps Into Colombia’s Congress

In our July 19 Facebook Live session, Managing Editor Josefina Salomón and Senior Investigator... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Weekly InSight: The Ex-FARC Dilemma – Split Between Politics and (Another) War

The arrest of an alleged Brazilian crime boss in Paraguay’s capital city illustrates how police... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Arrests Suggest Crooked Cops Are Aiding PCC’s Expansion in Paraguay

Authorities in the United States charged a Honduras congressman and several members of a powerful... ReadLeer
/ Cachiros

Why the Cachiros Liked Working With Honduras Politicians

Statements by high-level government officials about deploying soldiers to Argentina’s northern... ReadLeer
/ Argentina

Argentina Suggests Militarization, Ignites Debate

A new report shows how and where organized crime groups victimize Central American migrants in... ReadLeer
/ Human Smuggling

How and Where Organized Crime Preys on Migrants in Mexico

Concern has been mounting since Guatemala’s new attorney general took office two months... ReadLeer

AG Silence Could Signal Difficult Path to Justice in Guatemala

Innocent civilians continue to be killed in Nicaragua as political unrest spreads across the... ReadLeer
/ Homicides

As Nicaragua Violence Soars, Doubts About Those Responsible Disappear

Three years after the launch of a much-touted citizen security initiative in El Salvador, officials... ReadLeer
/ El Salvador

El Salvador Citizen Security Plan Struggling to Reduce Insecurity

Guatemala’s president has been waging a battle against the country’s international anti-graft... ReadLeer
/ Elites and Organized Crime

US Official Rules Out Russian Meddling in Guatemala Anti-Graft Body

The 2018 World Cup is about to end, but the case that unveiled a massive criminal conspiracy... ReadLeer
/ NarcoCulture

How the US Took On the Mafia Running International Soccer