Latest Americas Analysis

The Iran Shahed Ends Its Journey in Djibouti

Though the Iranian ship remains in port, its cargo will be transferred on to Yemen by U.N.-chartered vessels. Read more…

A high-speed train travels on the railway to Beijing in Nanning, southern China's Guangxi province on June 13, 2014. (AFP/GETTY IMAGES)

Chinese Rail: Fostering Regional Change With Global Implications

By supporting a transcontinental railroad in South America, China is revolutionizing both regional and global trade dynamics. Read more…

Protesters opposing a mine project clash with Peruvian police in Arequipa on May 14. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Balancing Economic and Social Concerns in Peru's Mining Sector

Expanded protests against Peruvian mining operations could undermine investor confidence in the business-friendly country. Read more…