South 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

Colombia mudslides wreak havoc, more than 254 dead including 43 children

Devastating mudslides in the Colombian town of Mocoa kill at least 254 people, 43 of them children, President Juan Manuel Santos says, in yet another sharp rise in the death toll.

published on : 3rd April 2017