Latin America

Violence in Argentina as anger over the economy boils over

Violence on the streets of Buenos Aires as leftist groups angry at the free-market policies of the government clash with riot police.

published on : 29th June 2017

Helicopter attacks a Venezuelan court in attempted coup

A Venezuelan police helicopter attacks the Supreme Court and a government ministry, escalating the country's political crisis, in what President Nicolas Maduro is calling an attack seeking coup.

published on : 28th June 2017

Death toll rises in Venezuelan protests against President Nicolas Maduro

Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro stage sit-ins and roadblocks and the death of an 18-year-old demonstrator brings the death toll to at least 39. 

published on : 16th May 2017