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LATIN AMERICA & CARIBBEAN
18 January 2011 Last updated at 21:35 ET
Haiti charges 'Baby Doc' Duvalier
Former Haiti leader Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier is charged with corruption and embezzlement just two days after his return, prosecutors say.
Return evokes dark past
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Special Report: Haiti rebuilds
Deal ends Chile gas price protest
Chile's government reaches a deal to end a week of protests over gas prices in the far south that trapped hundreds of tourists.
Mexico arrests Zetas gang suspect
Mexican police arrest a suspected founding member and regional chief of the notorious Zetas drugs cartel, Flavio Mendez Santiago.
Brazil rescue effort stepped up
Brazil's military steps up rescue and supply operations in areas affected by devastating floods and landslides that have killed at least 655 people.
Bolivia launches coca diplomacy
Bolivia launches a diplomatic campaign to try to end the international ban on chewing coca leaf, which is a deep cultural tradition in the Andes.
Colombia police nab narco-pigeon
Honeymoon murders trial date set
Cuba hospital deaths trial begins
Argentine farmers in grain strike
Chile gas price protests continue
Cuba: US rule changes 'limited'
Venezuela fury at 'Little Hugo' slur in TV soap
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Dark past
What could Baby Doc Duvalier's return mean for Haiti?
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Counting the full cost of Mexico's drugs war
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How German intelligence used war criminals in South America
Juan of the Dead
Monsters on Havana's streets as Cuba shoots its first zombie movie
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Once water recedes, where does the clean-up begin?
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