Latin America

Chile mine blast 10 years on

Al Jazeera looks at what happened to the miners whose rescue was watched by millions around the world.

Argentina

A tale of two isolations

More than 1,000km apart, a filmmaker and the subject of his film contend with the methods and meanings of solitude.

Women

Hundreds of Peru women, girls gone missing during virus lockdown

At least 1,200 disappearances reported across Latin American country since the start of coronavirus pandemic in March.

Hundreds of Peru women, girls gone missing during virus lockdown

Latin America

Colombia top court places ex-President Uribe under house arrest

Supreme Court's ruling is the first ever in Colombia ordering the detention of a former president.

Colombia top court places ex-President Uribe under house arrest

Venezuela

Venezuela market at centre of Caracas COVID-19 outbreak

Thousands crowd into Caracas open-air bazaar and pay little heed to social distancing despite rising coronavirus cases.

Venezuela market at centre of Caracas COVID-19 outbreak

AJ Impact

Argentina reaches deal with creditors to restructure $65bn debt

Argentina is headed for an estimated 12 percent economic contraction this year - extending a two-year recession.

Argentina reaches deal with creditors to restructure $65bn debt

Latin America

Argentine justice reform: Anger at motives behind the gov't plans

Protesters in Argentina question the government's motives for a proposed overhaul of the justice system.

Opinion

Nicaragua's jailed activists face a coronavirus death sentence

The Nicaraguan government is using the pandemic as a weapon against dissidents.

Astrid Valencia

by Astrid Valencia
- Josefina Salomon

Astrid Valencia

Mexico

Journalist and police guard killed in southern Mexico

Pablo Morrugares is the fifth journalist to be killed in Mexico this year.

Journalist and police guard killed in southern Mexico

AJ Impact

Ecuador finds investor support for $17.4bn debt restructuring

The president said the plan would allow Ecuador to free up resources for social programmes and restarting the economy.

Ecuador finds investor support for $17.4bn debt restructuring

AJ Impact

Trump pick to head LatAm development bank sparks regional ire

Trump administration's nominee reflects wider drive by US to counter China's rising influence in Latin America.

Trump pick to head LatAm development bank sparks regional ire

Latin America

Latin America COVID-19 death toll rises past 200,000

The number of recorded Coronavirus deaths in Latin America doubles in just over a month.

Mexico

Leader of powerful Mexico gang arrested in morning raid

Jose Antonio Yepez Ortiz, the leader of the Santa Rosa de Lima gang, was one of Mexico's most wanted crime bosses.

Jose Antonio Yepez Ortiz: Powerful Mexico gang leader arrested

Environment

Brazil: July surge in Amazon fires raises fears of repeat of 2019

Fires in Brazilian Amazon rise 28 percent, fuelling fears the world's biggest rainforest will again be devastated.

Brazil: July surge in Amazon fires raises fears of repeat of 2019

AJ IMPACT

Argentina's pandemic squatters

Al Jazeera speaks to Argentinians left out in the cold by the coronavirus pandemic.