Sunday, 26 January 2020

The number of police killings in Rio de Janeiro reached a record high last year, officials say, amid controversial hardline measures to tackle violence. Police killed 1,810 people, an average of five per day, the highest number since official

Venezuelan secret service agents have raided the offices of opposition leader Juan Guaidó while he is on a visit to the UK. Footage showed hooded and armed officers from the Sebin service outside the building in Caracas.

Hundreds of migrants who waded across a river on Mexico's southern border have been stopped from entering the country on their way to the US. The migrants, mainly from Honduras, took to the water after being refused permission to cross

Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaidó has travelled to Colombia for a counter-terrorism meeting, the second time he defies a travel ban imposed by the pro-government Supreme Court. He is expected to meet the US secretary of state in

A video in which Brazil's culture minister uses parts of a speech by Joseph Goebbels, Nazi Germany's propaganda boss, has sparked outrage.

Colombian police say they have foiled an attempt to assassinate the former head of the now demobilised Farc rebels, Rodrigo Londoño Echeverri, better known as Timochenko.

There have been chaotic scenes at Venezuela's National Assembly, with opposition leader Juan Guaidó gaining access to the legislative building after a tense stand-off with police.

Mexicans seeking asylum in the US could be sent to Guatemala as part of a deal signed by the Trump administration with the Central American country last year.

Two lawmakers in Venezuela have both declared themselves parliamentary Speaker after a tumultuous day in the country's politics.

Two lawmakers in Venezuela have both declared themselves parliamentary Speaker after a tumultuous day in the country's politics.

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