South America is a continent in the Western Hemisphere, mostly in the Southern Hemisphere, with a relatively small portion in the Northern Hemisphere. It may also be considered a subcontinent of the Americas, which is how it is viewed in the Spanish and Portuguese-speaking regions of the Americas. The reference to South America instead of other regions has increased in the last decades due to changing geopolitical dynamics.
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - A group of South American presidents has launched a new regional bloc to replace the Union of South American Nations that was promoted by the late Venezuelan President Hugo.. WorldNews - Published
A group of South American leaders signed a declaration to create a regional bloc of nations they say is open to any country, regardless of ideology, to collaborate on solving regional problems. Reuters - Published
China offered on Wednesday to help Venezuela restore its power grid, after President Nicolas Maduro accused his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump of cyber "sabotage" that plunged the South American country..
In the largest cocaine seizure in over 25 years at the Port of New York and Newark, authorities say they found 3,200 pounds of the drug worth an estimated $77 million, hidden in a container delivered..
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelans woke up to a fourth day of an unprecedented nationwide blackout on Sunday, leaving residents concerned about the impacts of the lack of electricity on the South American..
Venezuela shut schools and suspended working hours on Friday after the capital Caracas and other major cities awoke without electricity for a second day due to a problem that struck the South American..
A man walks at the border between Brazil and Venezuela in Pacaraima, Roraima state, Brazil February 24, 2019. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly PACARAIMA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazil on Sunday condemned violence used..
South American leaders will meet in Chile this week in hopes of forming a new regional bloc to replace Unasur, which was launched by Venezuela's late socialist leader Hugo Chavez but has splintered.. Reuters - Published
A German freelance journalist jailed in Venezuela since November on espionage charges was released Friday within weeks of two other reporters being expelled from the tumultuous South American nation,.. WorldNews - Published
By Cassandra Garrison BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - A delegation from China will visit Argentina this month to discuss the construction of a nuclear power plant, signalling potential progress in a deal that.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters