April 14, 2014 / GlobalPost
Caryle Murphy
Syria, Iran, Egypt and oil are pushing the US and Saudi Arabia apart, as President Obama's recent cool reception the kingdom showed.
January 31, 2014 / GlobalPost
Aaron Ross, Rijasolo
With the country in economic decline, foreign sex tourists have swept in to exploit girls as young as eight or nine. Officials have mostly turned a blind eye.
January 9, 2014 / GlobalPost
Aaron Ross, Rijasolo
Five serious outbreaks of the plague have spotlighted the perilous state of public health in this island nation.
July 17, 2012 / GlobalPost
Simeon Tegel
Evidence of climate change spreads across Ecuador's fourth highest summit, Antisana, with land and lakes emerging where glaciers previously masked the surface.
July 17, 2012 / GlobalPost
Simeon Tegel
Rising waters threaten to wash away El Salvador's mangrove forests and the meager livelihoods of local inhabitants.
July 17, 2012 / GlobalPost
Simeon Tegel
Mexico's worst recorded drought is destroying harvests—with no end in sight and few solutions for farmers.
July 17, 2012 / GlobalPost
Simeon Tegel
Latin America now faces the challenge of coping with the potentially devastating impacts of climate change.
July 11, 2012 / GlobalPost, Untold Stories
Jason Hayes
Fifteen thousand Haitians filed a suit against the United Nations demanding cholera reparations. Seven months later, the case still sits idle. What can they do now?
June 21, 2012 / GlobalPost
Tim Rogers
U.S. cuts $3 million in aid to Nicaragua, threatens $1.4 billion in loans over the next five years.
June 11, 2012 / GlobalPost
Tim Rogers
In Nicaragua, being a member of the ruling Sandinista party is a prerequisite for government work. Tens of thousands of fired employees are now petitioning for US Labor Department for help.
May 24, 2012 / GlobalPost
Simeon Tegel
El Salvador's vicious gangs have called a cease-fire, enticed in part by conjugal visits for incarcerated leaders. Salvadorans are skeptical the peace will last.
May 21, 2012 / GlobalPost
Trevor Snapp
As Sudan's army fights rebels in South Kordofan, an estimated 1 million civilians suffer daily from air strikes. The situation is becoming a humanitarian crisis to equal Darfur.
May 4, 2012 / GlobalPost
Tim Rogers
Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega, in the 1980s a socialist firebrand antagonist to Ronald Reagan, today touts a surprising free-market line.

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