Emilio Gutiérrez Soto fled to the U.S. and sought asylum with his son in June 2008, after learning that a military officer had ordered his killing due to his reporting.
First Legally-Binding Pact to Protect Nature Activists Is Signed by Latin American and Caribbean States
Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís labelled the pact as “crucial for the very survival of our species.”
The murder of the environmental and indigenous rights activist sparked worldwide outrage and placed pressure on the Honduran government.
Roberta Jacobson, who served the post just under two years, has more than three decades of experience in the region.
According to investigators for the National Anti-corruption Council, Rosa Elena Bonilla deposited over half a million dollars of state funds into her own bank account in January 2014.
The lawmakers asked the inspectors general at the Justice and State Departments to investigate a series of attacks.
The Marxist ELN rebel group announced Monday morning that it will enforce a four-day unilateral ceasefire during Colombia’s March 11 congressional elections.
Preliminary arrangements for outgoing Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto’s first visit to the Trump White House were set aside last week.
Eight Haitian and Salvadoran immigrants filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration on Thursday.
In Colombia’s southwestern state of Cauca, many indigenous communities have been contending with violence for generations.
It will be the first time a former head of state faces a judge in the United States in connection with alleged human rights abuses.
It’s a bit of a mystery why Rulfo remains so unfamiliar in the United States compared with similarly popular Latin American authors who have managed to attract wide followings in English translation.
The maritime dispute is over a century old, dating back to land seizures in 1879 during the War of the Pacific.
Former Peruvian president Alberto Fujimori could be tried again, a court decided on Monday.
After lying dormant for way too long, Today in Latin America is back with renewed energy and a new logo.
While Lincoln is most notably known for the Emancipation Proclamation, many history books omit or gloss over Lincoln’s influence on Mexico.
He also thinks that majority of DACA youth wants to stay in the United States.
The most visible narrative fiction film that features a transgender actress this year.