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First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Nicaragua News Bulletin (August 26, 2014)

1. Government decides not to declare emergency for drought2. Nicaragua, El Salvador, and Honduras sign development accord for Gulf of Fonseca3. Gallup rates Nicaragua and Panama highest in “perceived security”4. Nicaragua called a “green energy power ... [Published NicaNet - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Dominican Republic fifth on unsafe countries list

An international survey ranks Latin America tops for citizen insecurity, with Venezuela in the number one slot as the least safe country in the world. This represents a challenge for the region despite the progress made in other areas, according to e ... [Published Dominican Today - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 2 reports

Latin America: 3 more nations recall Israel envoys

A total of five Latin American governments had recalled their ambassadors to Israel as of July 29 in an escalation of diplomatic protests against an operation the Israeli military had been carrying out in the Palestinian territory of Gaza since July 8. ... [Published World War 4 Report - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Peace in the Time of Guerrilla Warfare

The tour books will tell you that Cartagena de Indias is the jewel of the Caribbean. But for Juan Manuel Santos, it might as well have been quicksand. The Colombian president, re-elected June 15, called on the colonial resort town on Friday for a one-on-one ... [Published Bloomberg View - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Is Human Rights Watch Too Close to the U.S. Government?

Latifah AzlanIn the realm of human rights advocacy, few organizations enjoy the influence commanded by Human Rights Watch (HRW).With outposts and contacts all over world, the New York-based NGO enjoys a reputation for assiduously chronicling human rights ... [Published RINF.com - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Is Human Rights Watch Too Close to the U.S. Government?

Activist Keane Bhatt has convened two open letters calling on Human Rights Watch to close its “revolving door” with the U.S. government. (Photo: Democracy Now)In the realm of human rights advocacy, few organizations enjoy the influence commanded by Human ... [Published Foreign Policy In Focus - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Wonkbook: With four days until recesss, a breakthrough on VA reform

Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara ( @pkollipara ). To subscribe by e-mail, click  here . Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click  here . Follow ... [Published Ezra Klein - Jul 28 2014]
Entities: Billy House, Paul Ryan, Coal
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

President Obama, Central American leaders to meet on border crisis

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/President of Honduras Juan Orlando Hernandez (R) listens while President of Guatemala Otto Perez Molina speaks during an event at the Center for Strategic and International Studies July 24, 2014 in Washington, DC.President Obama ... [Published SCPR - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Central America's apology tour

As the U.S. Congress decides what to do about President Barack Obama’s $3.7 billion funding request to deal with the recent influx of unaccompanied children from Central America, the presidents of the three countries sending the most kids across the border ... [Published Politico - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Inter-American Dialogue Named US Think Tank Of The Year

WASHINGTON,  DC, U.S.A. -- The Inter-American Dialogue has won the US Think Tank of the Year Award 2014, given annually by Prospect Magazine, a prestigious British publication.Prospect Magazine stated that the Inter-American Dialogue “aims high: to shape ... [Published CaribSeek - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 16 2014 - 3 reports

Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote

(BOGOTA, Colombia) — Juan Manuel Santos convincingly won re-election Sunday after Colombia’s tightest presidential contest in years, an endorsement of his 18-month-old peace talks to end the Western Hemisphere’s longest-running conflict. More Colombia’s ... [Published TIME.com - Jun 16 2014]
First reported May 13 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 1 reports

Human Rights Watch

"Human Rights Watch  characterizes itself as “one of the world’s leading independent organizations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights.” However, HRW's close ties to the U.S. government call into question its independence.  For example, ... [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - May 13 2014]

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Nicaragua News Bulletin (August 26, 2014) [Published NicaNet - Aug 28 2014]
Dominican Republic fifth on unsafe countries list [Published Dominican Today - Aug 22 2014]
Latin America: 3 more nations recall Israel envoys [Published World War 4 Report - Aug 05 2014]
Peace in the Time of Guerrilla Warfare [Published Bloomberg View - Aug 05 2014]
WNU #1229: 3 More Nations Recall Israel Envoys [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - Aug 05 2014]
Is Human Rights Watch Too Close to the U.S. Gov... [Published RINF.com - Aug 04 2014]
Is Human Rights Watch Too Close to the U.S. Gov... [Published Foreign Policy In Focus - Jul 31 2014]
Wonkbook: With four days until recesss, a break... [Published Ezra Klein - Jul 28 2014]
President Obama, Central American leaders to me... [Published SCPR - Jul 25 2014]
Central America's apology tour [Published Politico - Jul 25 2014]
Inter-American Dialogue Named US Think Tank Of ... [Published CaribSeek - Jul 22 2014]
Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote [Published TIME.com - Jun 16 2014]
Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote [Published The China Blog - Jun 16 2014]
Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jun 16 2014]
Human Rights Watch [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - May 13 2014]
The Politics of Crime in Mexico: Democratic Gov... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Apr 16 2014]
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WNU #1229: 3 More Nations Recall Israel Envoys [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - Aug 05 2014]
Issue #1229, August 3, 2014 1. Latin America: 3 More Nations Recall Israel Envoys 2. Argentina: US Hedge Funds Force Bond Default 3. Mexico: Maya Campesinos Beat Monsanto in Court 4. Links to alternative sources on: Latin America, Argentina, Brazil, ...
Wonkbook: With four days until recesss, a break... [Published Ezra Klein - Jul 28 2014]
Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara ( @pkollipara ). To subscribe by e-mail, click  here . Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click  here . Follow ...
Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote [Published TIME.com - Jun 16 2014]
(BOGOTA, Colombia) — Juan Manuel Santos convincingly won re-election Sunday after Colombia’s tightest presidential contest in years, an endorsement of his 18-month-old peace talks to end the Western Hemisphere’s longest-running conflict. More Colombia’s ...
Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote [Published The China Blog - Jun 16 2014]
(BOGOTA, Colombia) — Juan Manuel Santos convincingly won re-election Sunday after Colombia’s tightest presidential contest in years, an endorsement of his 18-month-old peace talks to end the Western Hemisphere’s longest-running conflict. More Colombia’s ...
Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jun 16 2014]
(BOGOTA, Colombia) — Juan Manuel Santos convincingly won re-election Sunday after Colombia’s tightest presidential contest in years, an endorsement of his 18-month-old peace talks to end the Western Hemisphere’s longest-running conflict. More Colombia’s ...
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