Mexican president Andrés Manuel López Obrador: Said outcome had reaffirmed popular support for his policies. Photograph: Alfredo Estrella/AE/AFP

Mexico’s president Andrés Manuel López Obrador put a brave face on the loss of his congressional supermajority in midterm elections, saying he was “ha(...)

Mexican students  during  a “March of Peace and Justice”  in Guadalajara, Mexico, on May 11th. Photograph:   Ulises Ruiz/AFP via Getty Images

It was a sunny afternoon in Ciudad Obregón, a town in northwestern Mexico. Abel Murrieta, running for mayor of the municipality of Cajeme, where the t(...)

Honduran immigrant Nani (10) is greeted by her aunt Saiyda Gonzalez upon her arrival to Louisville, Kentucky. The unaccompanied minor had been released that day from US Health and Human Services custody after spending nearly eight weeks in shelters. Photograph: John Moore/Getty Images

This week, newspapers and websites in the United States carried heart-warming photographs of estranged family members reuniting. In San Ysidro, south(...)

US president Joe Biden speaks to reporters outside  the White House in Washington, DC, at the weekend. Photograph:  Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty

US president Joe Biden has signed a proclamation officially marking the start of Irish-American Heritage Month, paving the way for a month-long focus (...)

Brian Deese: ‘I am hopeful that we can show right off the bat that bipartisanship is alive.’ Photograph: Ken Cedeno/CNP/Bloomberg

US president Joe Biden faces a narrow window to clinch bipartisan support for his $1.9 trillion (€1.56 trillion) stimulus plan, after congressional De(...)

A container with the CoronaVac vaccine  that arrived in Brazil from China at Guarulhos International Airport in  Sao Paulo. Photograph:   Nelson Almeida/AFP via Getty

Having borne the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic, the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean will enter 2021 knowing they face huge challenges(...)

Chinese president Xi Jinping waits for US president Donald Trump in Japan in 2019. File photograph: Erin Schaff/The New York Times.

China’s president Xi Jinping has publicly congratulated Joe Biden on being elected US president, leaving Russia’s Vladimir Putin among a handful of wo(...)

A man reads a local newspaper showing a photograph of newly elected US president Joe Biden, in Kabul, on Sunday. Photograph: Getty Images

World leaders welcomed Joe Biden’s election as US president as a chance to enhance co-operation on climate change, the coronavirus pandemic and other (...)

Vice president of Argentina Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and president Alberto Fernandez walk behind president of the hamber of deputies Sergio Massa and head of the cabinet of ministers Santiago Cafiero during a press conference  on August 31st in Buenos Aires. Photograph: Juan Mabromata - Pool/Getty Images

Argentina has defused fears of a messy default after it gained backing from creditors, allowing it to exchange 99 per cent of the bonds involved in a (...)

Commuters queue to cross Mexican border towards the US at the Otay commercial crossing port in Tijuana. Photograph: Guillermo Arias/AFP via Getty

As he campaigned for the presidency, Donald Trump promised to build a “big beautiful wall” along the US-Mexico border, claiming it would keep migrants(...)

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