South America is a continent in the Western Hemisphere, mostly in the Southern Hemisphere, with a relatively small portion in the Northern Hemisphere. It may also be considered a subcontinent of the Americas, which is how it is viewed in the Spanish and Portuguese-speaking regions of the Americas. The reference to South America instead of other regions has increased in the last decades due to changing geopolitical dynamics.
Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo was arrested in the United States on Tuesday and faces extradition back to Peru, the South American country's justice minister said, as part of a sweeping.. Reuters - Published
Venezuela's opposition said on Sunday it will return to Barbados to continue talks with the government of President Nicolas Maduro as part of efforts to resolve the South American nation's political.. Reuters - Published
Members of the US Coast Guard dramatically intercept a vessel carrying 16,000lb of cocaine. The video was shot off the coast of South America on June 18, and the haul has an estimated street value of..
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According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, French President Emmanuel Macron said that a draft trade deal between the European Union and the Mercosur group of South American countries was 'good' and..
According to a report by CNN, on Sunday, a utility distributor said that a 'massive failure' in an electrical interconnection system has left Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay completely without power...
According to a report by Business Insider, on Sunday, millions of people across South America were left without power following a widespread failure in the electrical system. The BBC reported that the..