Latest Americas Analysis

 Central America: Cocaine Smugglers Return to the Sea
A soldier stands guard as cocaine seized in the coastal town of La Mosquitia, Honduras, is incinerated on Oct. 17, 2013. (ORLANDO SIERRA/AFP/Getty Images)

Central America: Cocaine Smugglers Return to the Sea

An 18th Street gang member takes part in an event to surrender weapons March 9 in El Salvador. (JOSE CABEZAS/AFP/Getty Images)

El Salvador's Fragile Gang Truce and Threats to Regional Peace

The Increasing Emphasis on U.S.-Central American Trade
U.S President Barack Obama arrives in Mexico City on May 2 MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images

The Increasing Emphasis on U.S.-Central American Trade