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May 26, 2022


The far-right Brazilian leader, an admirer of former U.S. President Donald Trump, has not yet spoken with Biden, whose election victory he was slow to recognize


Colombia’s upcoming presidential elections on May 29 are taking place at a time of great tension, rising insecurity, economic challenges, polarization, and distrust in government

A large and loud youth electorate hungry to transform one of Latin America’s most unequal societies could propel Gustavo Petro, a former rebel, to the presidency

El reemplazo de Gentil Duarte comanda el frente 33 de las disidencias de las Farc, y es el autor intelectual de los ataques contra la brigada 30 del Ejército y el helicóptero del presidente Iván Duque

Desde Pares no consideramos que se vaya a presentar una desarticulación de la estructura, ya que actualmente hay una consolidación de su presencia a nivel nacional

As the first round of voting approaches on May 29, these shared democratic values have come increasingly under threat

Caribbean Regional, Cuba, Haiti

A recent uptick in the number of unauthorized migrants attempting to reach the United States by sea has been largely overshadowed by tensions on the southwest border but serves as an echo of eras past. This article explains why migrant interdictions have risen to recent highs, especially among Cubans and Haitians

Cuba, Haiti

While the number of migrants on this single vessel seemed unprecedented, the U.S. Coast Guard and other nations have reported intercepting several boats carrying well over 100 Haitians in recent months


A passive, laissez faire stand on Guatemala is not the proper way to address complex issues like the cartels, corruption, poverty, violence, and the other “root causes” of migration that Vice President Kamala Harris pledged to combat


Las autoridades estatales no habían detectado muertes por sobredosis hasta abril pasado, cuando ocurrieron las primeras dos y la semana pasada confirmaron la tercera

The senators voice serious concerns about the DEA’s lack of engagement with its committee of jurisdiction and outline concerns stemming from the Mexican president’s announcement that a DEA sensitive investigative unit operating in Mexico was closed last year

U.S.-Mexico Border

A U.S. Border Patrol agent working near Pan-American Avenue and 5th Street in Douglas, Arizona, was involved in a use of force incident which resulted in the death of an individual in Border Patrol custody

At the start of the pandemic, the Trump Administration invoked an obscure provision called Title 42 to effectively stop migration. Even as other COVID restrictions are lifted, anti-immigration politicians insist that it remain in place