Brazilian Presidential Candidate Killed in Plane Crash

Brazil has lost one of their presidential candidates Eduardo Campos, the leader of the Brazilian Socialist Party, in a plane crash SANTOS – On the morning of...

Brazilian Intelligence Agency detects ISIS work in the country

Reports released by ABIN (Brazilian National Intelligence Agency) indicate attempts to co-opt "lone wolves" in the country. BRASILIA - Recent reports by Brazilian government intelligence...

Humans Rights’ Defenders are Threatened in Colombia

Paramilitary groups send e-mails threatening several human rights activist BOGOTA — A list regarding 150 target names was disclosed last week in Colombia by paramilitaries...

Journalist Shot to Death in Paraguay

Paraguayan was shot 17 times on his way home, authorities report, in a crime-ridden northern city bordering Brazil Juan Pedro Caballero — On May 16, Fausto...

Brazilian oil company nominates new president and directors

The Board of Directors of Petrobras has met on Friday (5), in São Paulo, to elect the new CEO of the company. SAO PAULO - On...

Several Inmates Dead in Venezuelan Prison

Thirty-five dead and 20 more in a come due to last week suspected overdose VENEZUELA - Tragedy has fallen in the David Viloria prison in the...

Peru’s Former President Convicted

Alberto Fujimori, former president of Peru in the 1990s has once again been convicted  LIMA - It is no secret that politics is an area...

Peru withdraws ambassador from Chile

The relationship between Lima and Santiago has gradually deteriorated since the espionage suspicions between 2005 and 2012. LIMA - The Peruvian government withdrew its ambassador Fernando...

Racism in Brazil: “Slavery roots are evidently still present in our culture”

After last week's article about the racism case in Brazilian Football, I though it was interesting to dig more into this subject inviting the...

Land Dispute Between Indigenous and Law Firm Hit Chilean Border

Júlia Baldanza, Correspondent (South America)   SANTIAGO — There is a big commotion in Chilean border with Argentina because of the attempt to spell an indigenous group...