News of political and institutional news in Latin American countries, especially when it concerns the health of their democracies.

Former Latin American presidents participated in the forum “What can we do for the people of Cuba?”

These voices from the international community, concerned about the Cuban reality, joined the initiative of legislators from the United States, the United Kingdom, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, who requested this Wednesday that “selective sanctions” be imposed against members of the Armed Forces, Police and anyone who “is complicit in the repression” of peaceful protests or human rights violations in Cuba.

Interamerican Watch Newsletter

Interamerican Watch Newsletter – Issue 7

Inter-American Watch Wednesday 19th, 2021 (Casto Ocando, Editor)   Peru Peru’s Congress approves law limiting President Pedro Castillo power Peruvian lawmakers passed a law that limits the power of President Pedro Castillo to dissolve congress, imposing a defeat on the leftist leader just three months into his government. (Bloomberg, subscription: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-10-20/peru-s-congress-approves-law-that-limits-president-s-power)   Prosecutor’s Office of…

Ex presidentes, líderes y periodistas latinoamericanos advirtieron sobre el “mito” de la dictadura cubana.

Ex presidentes, líderes y periodistas latinoamericanos advirtieron sobre el “mito” de la dictadura cubana Lenin Moreno, ex jefe de Estado ecuatoriano, fue el principal orador durante un coloquio desarrollado por el Instituto Interamericano para la Democracia 26 de Agosto de 2021 El Instituto Interamericano para la Democracia (IID) llevó a cabo el coloquio “Dictadura de…

Detailed findings of the independent international factfinding mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela*

In its resolution 42/25 of 27 September 2019, the Human Rights Council established an independent fact-finding mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (hereinafter “Venezuela”) “to investigate extrajudicial executions, enforced disappearances, arbitrary detentions and torture and other cruel, inhumane or degrading treatment since 2014 with a view to ensuring full accountability for perpetrators and justice for victims”