¿How can you introduce Mario Vargas Llosa, winner of the 2010 Nobel Prize for Literature? Hardly necessary. Novelist and custodian of the word -in the sense of his permanent vigilance over...
A prostitution scandal involving US security personnel in Colombia and an unprecedented regional push to end the isolation of Cuba threatened to eclipse President Barack Obama's charm offensive to Latin America.
US President Barack Obama suggested that acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs, Roberta Jacobson, be ratified in office, the White House announced.
Unprecedented Latin American opposition to US sanctions on Cuba left President Barack Obama isolated at a summit on Sunday and illustrated Washington's declining influence in a region being aggressively courted by China.
Latin America senses an opportunity to break Europe's grip on the papacy as Pope Benedict's decision to step down stirs hopes the world's biggest Roman Catholic bloc may finally get to lead the Church.