Simeon Tegel is a British journalist based in Lima, Peru, and covering Latin America. Visit his website at simeontegel.com.
14 November 2011 10:00 AM
Heavily armed police and soldiers moved into Rio de Janeiro's largest slum early yesterday in an operation that officials claimed was a sig- nificant victory in the battle to rid the capital city of its ruthless drug gangs.
14 November 2011 12:00 AM
Heavily armed police and soldiers moved into Rio de Janeiro's largest slum early yesterday in an operation that officials claimed as a significant victory in the battle to rid the city of its ruthless drug gangs.
12 November 2011 12:00 AM
Baseball-mad Venezuela is waiting anxiously for news of the fate of one of the country's top players, Wilson Ramos, kidnapped from his family home while on winter break from his US Major League team.
07 November 2011 12:00 AM
Having changed the constitution, the former rebel leader looks likely to win by a clear margin
24 October 2011 12:00 AM
04 August 2011 12:00 AM
A decline in the numbers of the giant Andean bird casts doubt on the survival of a spectacular Peruvian tradition
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