Monday, June 30, 2014 - 07:39
In recent weeks Mr Mireles had refused to ally his group with a new rural police force. The government has urged vigilante groups to either join the force or disarm.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 07:32
A security officer was killed when a suicide bomber detonated a car bomb near a Lebanese army checkpoint in the capital, Beirut.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 07:30
Egypt's president has said he will not "interfere" with the judiciary over the sentencing of al-Jazeera journalists in Cairo, which triggered global outrage.
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 06:55
In recent years, Mexican authorities have discovered several mass graves with hundreds of corpses of victims of the drug gangs who fight for control of territories useful to their trade. The Gulf Cartel and the Zetas gang have been battling over the state of Veracruz.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 07:48
Ms Machado is accused of being the primary organiser of the plot, unveiled by government officials last month.
Friday, June 13, 2014 - 08:12
Justice Ministed said marijuana would be decriminalised for religious, medicinal and scientific purposes.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 13:03
More than two-thirds of mines in eastern Democratic Republic Congo which produced "conflict minerals" four years ago are no longer run by warlords, a report by US-based Enough Project says.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 07:49
The demonstrators called on the president to organize not just legislative and local elections, but also to bring forward presidential polls, which are scheduled for 2015.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 07:45
Metro workers in Sau Paulo will allow for negotiations until Thursday, day of the opening World Cup Match. If pay demands are not met, strike will resume and could cause major disruptions for world cup fan mobilization.
Monday, June 9, 2014 - 08:58
The peace process launched by President Juan Manuel Santos in November 2012 is one of the most controversial issues in the debate ahead of Sunday's presidential election.