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  • Perhaps the most troubling news from Colombia this week was the murder of human rights defender Ana Fabricia Córdoba in Medellín. Córdoba became a leader of displaced communities in Medellín after paramilitary violence claimed the lives of her husband and two of her children, forcing her to flee
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On Tuesday, June 7, the Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs' Subcommittee on Contracting Oversight released a report (PDF) criticizing the federal government for increasing spending on counternarcotics contracts in Latin America without improving oversight or evaluating results. The report, released by Subcommittee Chair Senator Claire McCaskill (D-Missouri), is an in-depth...

Carina Solmirano, a researcher at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), talked to Adam Isacson and Lucila Santos about military expenditure in Latin America following the release of SIPRI Yearbook 2011.

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Adam reviews Ollanta Humala's first moves as Peru's president-elect, the OAS General Assembly and upcoming Central American summit focused on citizen security, and trends in Mexico's violent organized crime.

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The director of the new South American Center for Strategic Defense Studies, Alfredo Forti, speaks at the Center's inauguration.

On May 27, 2011, the South American Defense Council (SADC)...

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