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Dec 30, 2010, 1:00 AM
The Colombian anti-narcotics police have seized more than six hundred tons of illicit drugs so far in 2010...
Dec 30, 2010, 1:00 AM
The end of November and beginning of December were a unique moment for the population of Rio de Janeiro...
Dec 29, 2010, 1:00 AM
A group of drug traffickers decided to exploit the Christmas spirit and hid a shipment of cocaine among toys and candy to be donated to poor children in Nicaragua.
Dec 29, 2010, 1:00 AM
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) disbursed 176 million dollars in donations to Haiti during 2010, to assist in rebuilding following January’s earthquake, and will soon turn over another 15 million to fight cholera...
Dec 29, 2010, 1:00 AM
A top Colombian rebel has been captured in Venezuela, President Juan Manuel Santos said on 27 December in praising the role played by Caracas in assisting with the arrest.
Dec 29, 2010, 1:00 AM
Sailors assigned to a Navy security training team wrapped up a two-week subject matter expert exchange with sailors from the Peruvian navy security force in Callao, Peru.
Dec 28, 2010, 1:00 AM
Guatemalan security forces landed a heavy blow against one of the Mexican drug-trafficking cartels operating in the country when they detained twenty-two of its members...
Dec 28, 2010, 1:00 AM
Officials appeal to citizens’ love of natural resources in ad, media campaigns
Dec 28, 2010, 1:00 AM
Former Venezuelan president Carlos Andrés Pérez, who survived two coups d’état but left office before the end of his term after being convicted on corruption charges, died in the United States on Saturday, 25 December...
Dec 28, 2010, 1:00 AM
The letter bomb that exploded at Chile’s embassy in Rome on Thursday, December 23rd, slightly injuring one staff member, was a “cowardly” act of terrorism...
Dec 28, 2010, 1:00 AM
Brazilian police have busted a feared criminal gang which killed at least 50 people...
Dec 27, 2010, 1:00 AM
On 21 December, Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos signed a law, approved by the Congress, that prevents the government from demilitarizing areas of the country in order to negotiate with irregular armed groups...
Dec 27, 2010, 1:00 AM
The government of Paraguay will invest 234 million dollars in equipment for its armed forces in 2011...
Dec 27, 2010, 1:00 AM
The presidency of the Peruvian Council of Ministers has decided to strengthen the system of national defense through a transfer of more than $40.7 million to the Defense Ministry...
Dec 23, 2010, 1:00 AM
More than six years have passed since MINUSTAH was established to replace the initial Multinational Interim Force...
Dec 23, 2010, 1:00 AM
By infiltrating close to 200 men into the mountainous jungle, the Colombian government paired with the military to establish a special four-day operation...
Dec 23, 2010, 1:00 AM
On 9 December 1990, troops of the Seventh Brigade of the Colombian Army, commanded by Gen. Luis Humberto Correa, carried out the first great air and land operation against a narco-terrorist complex that served as the headquarters of the FARC Secretariat...
Dec 23, 2010, 1:00 AM
Combat in an urban environment appears as a complex and exhausting tactical scenario...
Dec 22, 2010, 1:00 AM
Half of the 800 troops stationed in Complexo do Alemão worked for MINUSTAH in Haiti.
Dec 22, 2010, 1:00 AM
Army General José Elito Carvalho Siqueira will be the new Chief Minister of the Cabinet of Institutional Security (GSI).