The Washington Post

Monday, September 24, 2007 - 00:00
IT APPEARS that the Democratic Congress and the government of Peru have finally gotten to "yes" on the pending free-trade agreement that the Bush administration and Lima negotiated earlier this year
Sunday, September 23, 2007 - 00:00
Fujimori, 69, arrived in Lima, the capital, in the late afternoon, a day after Chile's Supreme Court ordered that he be extradited on seven charges dating from the decade he ran Peru
Thursday, September 20, 2007 - 00:00
Mexican drug cartels now operate in almost every region of the United States and bring in as much as $23 billion a year in revenue
Tuesday, September 18, 2007 - 00:00
Families of Colombian hostages on Monday welcomed a proposed October 8 meeting between Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and guerrillas as an advance in talks to free kidnap victims
Monday, September 17, 2007 - 00:00
"Mr. President," Chavez continued. "You asked me for help and I want to help. Now, help me. I formally ask you in front of the world to allow me to talk with Marulanda in Colombia"
Friday, September 14, 2007 - 00:00
While modern life has made much of the world seem smaller, rural expanses in countries such as Argentina seem ever larger and more isolated
Thursday, September 13, 2007 - 00:00
Colombia has dismantled its big drug cartels and captured high-living kingpins but police say the small, low-profile groups that have taken their place are harder to track down
Wednesday, September 12, 2007 - 00:00
The Justice Department notified Chiquita Brands International yesterday that it will not seek to criminally charge its former top executive and other former high-ranking officers
Tuesday, September 11, 2007 - 00:00
Senior U.S. trade officials warned lawmakers on Monday against turning their backs on allies in Latin America and jeopardizing U.S. primacy in world markets
Tuesday, September 11, 2007 - 00:00
A reputed cocaine kingpin who is on the FBI's Most Wanted list was captured Monday in an army operation that government officials hailed as a major blow