Latin America

Brazilian Amazon: Juma descendants of 'last warrior' vow to carry on legacy

After the death of the last male member of an indigenous group, his grandchildren take an unusual step. Source link

Cocaine 'worth billions' found in Paraguay shipment

More than 23 tonnes of the drug was discovered in two raids on shipments heading to the Netherlands. Source link

Ecuador jail fight: Dozens of inmates killed in gang war

The violence is thought to be linked to a battle for control of the jails after a gang leader’s killing.…

El Chapo's wife Emma Coronel Aispuro arrested in US over 'drug trafficking'

Emma Coronel Aispuro’s arrest comes two years after her husband was convicted in the US over his cartel. Source link

The most important humanitarian gesture in decades?

Colombia has given protected status to almost one million Venezuelan migrants. Source link

Brazil: Can you vaccinate a whole town against Covid?

The entire adult population of about 30,000 people in the city of Serrana, Brazil, will be vaccinated against Covid-19 to…

Pele: Five things we learned from the Netflix documentary

Pele is mobbed in Lymm, Cheshire, 1966. The new Netflix documentary, Pele, takes us deep into the life of the…

Peace court: Colombia army 'behind 6,400 extrajudicial killings'

The figure given by a court of inquiry is almost three times higher than previous estimates. Source link

U-Roy, pioneering Jamaican reggae artist, dies aged 78

Tributes are paid to the musician credited with popularising the vocal style known as “toasting”. Source link

Ecuador election: Tension rises over delayed result

The head of the electoral council, Diana Atamaint, later wrote on Twitter that the electoral council member who had been…

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