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ECUADOR / 7 JAN 2011

Ecuador dismantled 125 camps belonging to guerrillas of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) during 2010, cementing the…

HONDURAS / 7 JAN 2011

At least eight people died and four were wounded in eastern Honduras in an apparent revenge killing Thursday. The killings…

GUATEMALA / 6 JAN 2011

Published by the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, December 2010.

6 JAN 2011

In this comprehensive study published in November 2010, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), the Washington…

ECUADOR / 6 JAN 2011

Police arrested a leader of the hemisphere's most powerful criminal syndicate, the Sinaloa Cartel, who ran an armed cell based…

COLOMBIA / 6 JAN 2011

Another bomb, the third in a week, exploded outside the offices of a wealthy rancher in the city of Neiva…

JUAREZ CARTEL / 6 JAN 2011

The Attorney General's Office is now offering rewards from 10 to 15 million pesos (about US$822,000 and $1.2 million) for…

GUATEMALA / 6 JAN 2011

On December 19, the government of Guatemala declared a state of siege in the central province of Alta Verapaz,…

GULF CARTEL / 6 JAN 2011

Gun battles have rocked Nuevo Leon during the first week of the new year. The border state is being contested…

HOMICIDES / 5 JAN 2011

Ciudad Juarez, the epicenter of the Mexican drug war and the strategic crossing point for illegal narcotics entering the…

BRAZIL / 5 JAN 2011

A Colombian drug trafficker told Brazilian police of a plan to kidnap former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's son.

COLOMBIA / 5 JAN 2011

In a two-month operation with Interpol, Colombian police rescued 10,000 animals as part of an offensive against eco traffickers in…

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