Latin America News

Timber traffickers arrested in Brazil

Timber traffickers arrested in Brazil Timber traffickers arrested in Brazil The Associated Press October 31, 2005 Clear-cutting in the Amazon. Photo by R. Butler BRASILIA, Brazil — Brazilian federal police…

Dodging bullets in Brazil with Greenpeace

Dodging bullets in Brazil with Greenpeace Dodging bullets in Brazil with Greenpeace The Independent Published: 02 October 2005 When self-confessed hippie and Innocent smoothies entrepreneur Richard Reed travelled to the…

Cocaine destroying rainforest parks in Colombia

Cocaine destroying rainforest parks in Colombia Cocaine destroying rainforest parks in Colombia AP September 28, 2005 PUERTO ARTURO, Colombia (AP) -- Cocaine is killing the great nature parks of Colombia.…