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May 31, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Real Federación Andaluza de Football (RFAF), in coordination with the Nicaraguan National Police, is teaching courses to community leaders to promote the use of sports to prevent violence and gang activity.
May 30, 2014, 1:00 AM
The governments of Colombia, Peru, Chile and Argentina are working hard to remove dangerous land mines. The devices – many were deployed by terrorist and organized crime groups -- have killed or injured thousands of people in those countries.
May 30, 2014, 1:00 AM
Prisoners are prohibited from having cell phones, but some incarcerated gang members have friends and relatives smuggle the devices to them in prison.
May 30, 2014, 1:00 AM
The UN mission succeeded a Multinational Interim Force (MIF) authorized by the Security Council in February 2004, after Haitian President Bertrand Aristide departed Haiti for exile in the aftermath of an armed conflict which spread to several cities across the country.
May 30, 2014, 1:00 AM
The unprecedented expansion of criminal networks and violent gangs throughout Latin America and the Caribbean makes the mission of the U.S. Southern Command more urgent than ever, Southcom Commander Gen. John F. Kelly told a congressional hearing.
May 28, 2014, 1:00 AM
International cooperation was key in seizure of 224.7 tons of narcotics between 2009 and 2013, according to the Public Security Ministry.
May 28, 2014, 1:00 AM
The action prevented US$71 million in cocaine from reaching the street, representing the first time since 1993 that Colombian authorities seized a vessel carrying drugs while a crew manned it.
May 28, 2014, 1:00 AM
Authorities have charged prominent Salvadoran businessman Jose Adan Salazar, 62, with avoiding more than $800,000 in personal taxes and more than $80,000 in taxes from his hotel chain Hotesa.
May 22, 2014, 1:00 AM
Security forces captured Domenico Magnoli, 63, according to a May 17 press release from the Dominican Republic National Police. Police captured Magnoli in the university zone of the National District. Police captured Magnoli as he drove a Jeep Explorer.
May 22, 2014, 1:00 AM
In exclusive interviews with Diálogo, two former Colombian police sergeants described years of captivity in jungle encampments after being kidnapped by terrorists with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC).
May 20, 2014, 1:00 AM
The April 21 seizure of 602 kilograms of cocaine occurred after a U.S. Coast Guard aircrew spotted a go-fast vessel traveling toward the Dominican coast carrying suspicious cargo.
May 15, 2014, 1:00 AM
To discuss this and other issues, Diálogo met with Major General Pedro A. Cáceres Chestaro, Dominican Deputy Minister of Defense for Military Affairs.
May 15, 2014, 1:00 AM
The alleged involvement of two members of Los Angeles street gangs in Syria’s civil war may encourage extremist Middle Eastern groups to recruit other gang members from Latin America, according to a security analyst.
May 13, 2014, 1:00 AM
Armed Forces have created Disque-Pacificação to provide the Complexo da Maré’s residents a telephone number for anonymous crime reporting and suggestions.
May 12, 2014, 1:00 AM
During the month Ecuadorean Armed Forces and National Police dismantled an alleged international drug trafficking network; captured a semi-submersible an organized crime group was using to transport drugs; and broke up a micro-drug trafficking ring.
May 8, 2014, 1:00 AM
Agents from the Anti-Narcotics Directorate of Colombia, the Colombian Navy, and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) collaborated on the investigation. Colombia and the U.S. cooperate on security issues, primarily by sharing information.
May 8, 2014, 1:00 AM
May 7, 2014, 1:00 AM
Diálogo met with the Chief of the Colombian Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Juan Pablo Rodriguez Barragán, to talk about this and other issues.
May 2, 2014, 1:00 PM
The air force officers trained in the best ways to provide humanitarian support and conduct search and rescue missions.
May 2, 2014, 1:00 AM
Before his capture, Hector Largo was the biggest distributor of synthetic drugs in Colombia, according to investigators with the Colombian National Police Directorate of Criminal Investigation and Interpol.