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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
/ CIACS

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