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2 Venezuelan Policemen Killed in Operation to Catch Helicopter Attack Organizer

Earlier in the day, Perez said he was negotiating the terms of surrender after he had been surrounded in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas. According to the statement of the...

Venezuela’s Economic Woes Forces Women Into Prostitution to Feed Children

Juana and her daughter Juanita found salvation in prostitution as as neither of them had any other source of income that could pay the skyrocketing prices for rent...

Bogota, ELN Rebels Start Round 5 of Peace Talks

MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Colombian authorities and rebels from the National Liberation Army (ELN) group launched on Tuesday the fifth round of reconciliation talks in the Ecuadorian capital...

Brazil Declares Venezuelan Charge D’Affaires Persona Non Grata

MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Brazil decided to declare Venezuelan charges d'affaires in the country Gerardo Antonio Delgado Maldonado a persona non grata, local media reported. The step...

Britain's Hidden Colony At the Edge of the World

Following a military campaign that ended in 1885, Argentina secured control over vast and sparsely populated reaches of Patagonia. Shortly afterwards nearly 2.5 million acres of this...

Election Commission Declares Pinera's Victory in Presidential Election in Chile

MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) — Former Chilean President Sebastian Pinera has officially won the presidential election run-off with 54.57 percent of votes after 99.62 percent of the ballots counted....

Pinera Leading in Chilean Run-Off With 54.3% After 47% Votes Counted

MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) — The Chilean election commission said that the country's former President Sebastian Pinera is leading in the second round of the presidential election...

Honduras Government Declares Curfew Amid Election Unrest

MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) — Ebal Diaz, the secretary of the nation’s council of ministers, said the suspension would come into force at 11 p.m. (5:00GMT Saturday), according to the...

Mexico Creates Largest Maritime National Park in North America

The archipelago of Revillagigedo, located some 242 miles southeast of the Baja California peninsula, is now a national park. With a protection zone of some 57,000...

Diamonds Aren't Forever: Mexico Police Bust Dude Swathed in Gems

"Federal police have arrested a Spanish national at Mexico-City Airport who planned to smuggle into Colombia 11,500 diamonds without stating their legal origin,” Mexican police said in a...

Pinera, Guillier to Face Off in 2nd Round of Chilean Presidential...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Chilean Electoral Service said Monday that former President Sebastian Pinera and senator Alejandro Guillier will take part in the second round of the...

Russia Agrees to Wait for Venezuela Debt but Beware Wall Street...

Venezuela signed a deal in Moscow on Wednesday, November 15, about restructuring US$3.15 billion of debt to the Russian government. Venezuela's economy has been hit by tumbling oil prices...
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