latin america

Colombia announces peace talks with second-largest guerrilla movement

The National Liberation Army, with 1,500 members, is responsible for numerous kidnappings

World Bank lowers growth forecast for Latin America once again

But figures are largely dependent on whether China manages to rebalance its own economy

WORLD CUP 2014

Vicente del Bosque: “I prefer caution over senseless euphoria”

The man who led Spain to its first World Cup four years ago talks tactics, humility and crosswords

First cannabis club shut down in Catalonia for drug trafficking

Authorities are keeping a closer eye on member-only associations that claim to be not-for-profit

A LETTER FROM ANDRÉS INIESTA

That goal in South Africa will drive us to victory in Brazil

Andrés Iniesta discusses the emotions he carries with him after scoring Spain’s World Cup-winner

24-hour strike over online car services leaves Madrid without taxis

Drivers’ associations claim 100 percent support for stoppage, which is also affecting Barcelona

THE END OF JUAN CARLOS’ REIGN

Congress votes in favor of abdication law

Leftist and nationalist forces express vehement opposition to handover of throne