Washington Post

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 00:00
Villagers in Mexico's troubled western state of Michoacan lined the highways this week to cheer the arrival of soldiers sent by President Enrique Pena Nieto to reoccupy their towns. But the scenes have underscored the seeming intractability of the country
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 00:00
The town's supplies had been blocked after the Knights Templars cartel declared war on the hamlet.
Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 00:00
Colombia's largest rebel organization has stepped up the recruitment of children to boost its weakened fighting units even as it talks peace with the government, according to child welfare workers, officials and community leaders.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 00:00
The U.S. government doesn't provide good data on whether border security is actually working.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 00:00
A widely touted Border Patrol initiative to send migrants back to Mexico far from the points they are caught entering the U.S. illegally has one of the worst track records at discouraging people from trying again.
Monday, May 13, 2013 - 00:00
Authorities said the businessmen sold clothing for a living and were in Sinaloa to sell jackets
Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 00:00
"All told, we will have the most active stretch of high-level engagement on Latin America in a long, long time," Biden said
Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 00:00
The changing economics and geography of illegal immigration are taking a grim new toll in the flat, barren scrublands of South Texas, and especially Brooks County.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 00:00
The Lateral Repatriation program is potentially exposing migrants to new dangers, by dumping them off in Mexican border towns stalked by criminal gangs and kidnapping crews.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 - 00:00
President Obama has a choice. He could direct the Department of Justice (DOJ) to crack down and prevent the two states from moving forward. Or he could finally, fully embrace sensible drug laws.