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Brahim Ghali is reelected president of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic

With 69% of the votes in the 16th Congress of the Polisario Front, Ghali takes on a new three-year mandate, now in the midst of war

Direct from Western Sahara: learn about the struggle of the last colony in Africa

After 30 years of peace, the Polisario Front holds its 16th Congress amidst the war against Morocco’s invasion

Colombian government announces official resumption of peace talks with ELN

Cuba, Ecuador, Chile and Norway have been chosen to mediate the negotiations between Petro’s administration and the guerrilla group

“Dialogue among family,” says MST leader on meeting with Colombian Vice President Francia Márquez

Agrarian reform, agro-ecology, and integration were topics discussed between the MST and the vice-president-elect of Colombia

Peruvian President Pedro Castillo leaves Free Peru party

“The decision obeys my responsibility as president of 33 million Peruvians,” the head of state said in a letter

Colombia goes to second round presidential elections with Gustavo Petro and Rodolfo Hernández

“Anti-corruption” businessman surprised and will run against Petro on June 19, the conservative favorite Fico Gutiérrez came in third.

What is the origin of The Internationale?

The “workers’ anthem” was created 151 years ago and has been translated into over 20 languages

Historic Pact confirms Gustavo Petro and Francia Márquez presidential ticket in Colombia

According to opinion polls, the unity ticket of the progressive forces is favored to win the presidential elections

Conflict between Russia and Ukraine may lead to global wheat shortage

The two countries export about 30% of wheat, 19% of corn, and 80% of sunflower oil consumed globally

In Latin America, 2021 saw major electoral victories against the right

Analysts evaluate that the upcoming elections in Colombia and Brazil will be decisive for regional integration

Murder of young Venezuelan immigrants rekindles tension between Colombia and Venezuela

Caracas has promised to take the case to the UN and claims that it is part of larger “politics of hatred and persecution by high authorities”

Colombia ELN ELN believes 2022 elections in Colombia will “likely favor peace”

At 211 years of independence and six decades of armed conflict, Colombia remains mired in violence. ELN commander Aureliano Carbonell discusses the challenges to building peace