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Brazilian authorities deploy almost 1,000 soldiers to the Rocinha favela in an attempt to restore order after days of unrest.
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Pope Francis on Saturday visited Medellin, epicenter of Colombia’s narco wars of the 1980s and asked that God convert the hearts of the 'drug assassins' who cut...
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Officials warn the toll from Mexico's largest earthquake in a century is set to rise further after 61 people were confirmed dead.
Reconciliation is the central theme of the Pope's five-day visit to Colombia as he heads to an area once besieged by leftist rebels.
Pope Francis is visiting Colombia for the first time in 30 years to promote peace after decades of war that has displaced 220,000 people.
A Colombian nun-turned-rapper in sports sneakers will perform for Pope Francis when he visits her country this week.
Former Brazil presidents Luis Inacio Lula da Silva and Dilma Rouseff are among eight people charged with forming a criminal organisation.
Former chief prosecutor Luisa Ortega becomes the subject of embezzlement accusations launched ed by Venezuela.
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