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Nov 28, 2014, 1:00 AM
The launch of the sail training vessel Unión on December 22 – a ship built by Servicios Industriales de la Marina (SIMA) – marks the historic resurgence of Peru’s naval industry.
Nov 28, 2014, 1:00 AM
Colombia’s security forces recently obtained an important tool in their fight against international drug trafficking – a coastal patrol vessel (CPV).
Nov 28, 2014, 1:00 AM
Operation Castanheira – the largest operation in Brazil’s history launched to prevent land theft and deforestation in the Amazon – concluded in late August, but two of its primary targets remain at large.
Nov 28, 2014, 1:00 AM
Salvadoran drug trafficker Jorge Ernesto Ulloa Sibrian allegedly trafficked 10 tons of cocaine to the United States and other destinations over a span of seven years.
Nov 28, 2014, 1:00 AM
Action Designates 10 Individuals and 14 Entities, Including the Majority Owners of a Professional Soccer Team
Nov 27, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Honduran Armed Forces concluded November 22 a series of clinics held throughout the year to provide medical care to the country’s poorest citizens.
Nov 27, 2014, 1:00 AM
A federal judge in the U.S. city of Chicago sentenced Vásquez-Hernández to 22 years in prison for drug trafficking.
Nov 26, 2014, 1:00 AM
Technical specialists from the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) gathered on November 18-19 in Panama City for a workshop to develop capabilities in risk communication and to improve response plans for the Ebola virus in Central America and the Cari
Nov 26, 2014, 1:00 AM
Brazil’s experience in humanitarian and peacekeeping missions under the United Nations (UN) was the focus of an event that brought together military personnel from the High Command of the Brazilian Navy, the Army, and the Air Force in Rio de Janeiro from
Nov 26, 2014, 1:00 AM
President Juan Carlos Verela Rodriguez visited the border of Panama and Colombia November 21 to celebrate State Border Service (Senafront)’s sixth anniversary, as well as the graduation of 40 anti-narcoterrorism officers, 35 border patrol agents and nine
Nov 26, 2014, 1:00 AM
A team of Guatemala's Army soldiers, police officers, and prosecutors captured Haroldo Mendoza Matta, the Mendoza organized group alleged leader, as well as nine other suspects during simultaneous raids in four departments on November 20.
Nov 25, 2014, 1:00 AM
Paraguay’s Joint Task Force (FTC) is working to prevent the terrorist Paraguayan People’s Army (EPP) and the Armed Peasant Association (ACA) from recruiting children and adolescents.
Nov 25, 2014, 1:00 AM
Panamá President Juan Carlos Varela’s administration is taking aim at gangs with a two-pronged strategy that includes strong law enforcement efforts with rehabilitation initiatives and social integration opportunities for those who wish to reject a life o
Nov 25, 2014, 1:00 AM
Peru and Bolivia have signed a joint agreement to bolster their counter-narcotics fight by allowing their naval units to share satellite information to monitor airspace over Lake Titicaca.
Nov 24, 2014, 1:00 AM
Colombian drug kingpin Daniel Barrera has now pleaded guilty to two U.S. federal drug trafficking charges, and faces one more indictment.
Nov 24, 2014, 1:00 AM
A Guatemalan socialite and businesswoman who allegedly ran one of the largest drug trafficking and money laundering rings in Central America is in custody in a U.S. prison.
Nov 21, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Peruvian Army recently captured two suspected members of the Shining Path terrorist group following a gunfight in the Valley of the Apurimac, Ene and Mantaro Rivers (VRAEM) region.
Nov 21, 2014, 1:00 AM
Bolivia’s Special Force in the War on Drugs (FELCN) is intensifying security operations –“fighting organizations of organized crime throughout Bolivia’s Amazon,” in the words of FELCN chief Mario Centellas.
Nov 21, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Brazilian Armed Forces recently launched an initiative to improve security along the country’s borders.
Nov 20, 2014, 1:00 AM
In a joint operation, the Colombian Navy and Air Force recently seized a submersible vessel that terrorists were constructing in the Department of Nariño.