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Carrie Kahn

Carrie Kahn appears in the following:

Mayan Women Accuse Military Officials Of Holding Them As Sex Slaves

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

After decades of silence, Mayan Indian women come forward with stories of torture and rape during the Guatemalan civil war.

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Political Upheaval Takes Toll On Haiti's Struggling Economy

Friday, January 29, 2016

The economy is tanking as Haiti struggles over who will be the next president. One small businessman shares his experience under the administration of current President Michel Martelly.

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Protesters Call For President's Resignation As Haiti Postpones Elections

Monday, January 25, 2016

For the fourth day in a row, protesters took to the streets of Haiti's capitol demanding the resignation of the current president. Elections were postponed this weekend, and the electoral crisis has turned into a constitutional one.

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Haitian Elections Are Postponed For A 3rd Time

Monday, January 25, 2016

Haiti was supposed to hold a presidential election on Sunday. The head of Haiti's electoral council said he was delaying the vote for security reasons. Residents have taken to the streets to protest.

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At The U.S. Border, Cubans Are Welcomed, Salvadorans Deported

Monday, January 18, 2016

The inconsistencies of U.S. immigration policy is in focus in El Salvador. Two groups of migrants — Cubans and El Salvadorans — receive very different receptions at the U.S. border.

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El Salvador Opens Borders For Cuban Migrants On Way To U.S.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Thousands of Cubans, fearing the U.S. will cease to grant them automatic residency, have fled the island. Long stuck in Costa Rica, they have now flown to El Salvador on the journey northward.

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U.S. Journey Stalled, Cubans Stuck In Costa Rica Finally Fly To El Salvador

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

The first of thousands of Cubans stranded in Costa Rica flew to El Salvador on their way north to the U.S. Cuban emigration is surging amid fears the U.S. will soon cease to offer automatic residency.

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Extradition Of 'El Chapo' Could Take Years, So Why Does The U.S. Want Him?

Monday, January 11, 2016

The extradition of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán to the United States could take years. NPR explores why the U.S. wants him and what is known about his time as a fugitive.

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Update On Sean Penn's Secret Meeting With 'El Chapo'

Sunday, January 10, 2016

NPR's Carrie Kahn gives an update on the capture of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán and actress Kate Del Castillo's role in the secret meeting between "El Chapo" and actor Sean Penn.

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After Second Escape, Mexican Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo' Recaptured

Saturday, January 09, 2016

In Mexico, the world's most wanted Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was arrested yesterday. NPR's Carrie Kahn describes his capture.

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Mexican Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Recaptured 6 Months After Prison Escape

Friday, January 08, 2016

Drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman is in custody Friday after being captured by Mexican authorities. He was on the run for six months after he escaped from a maximum security prison in Mexico.

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Mexico Recaptures Drug Kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman

Friday, January 08, 2016

Mexican authorities announce the recapture of Joaquin Guzman Loera, aka "El Chapo," the drug kingpin who escaped a maximum security prison six months ago.

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Nicaragua Canal Project Put On Hold As Chinese Investor Suffers Financially

Friday, December 18, 2015

Plans for the transcontinental canal to be built across Nicaragua have been placed on hold. Opposition is growing and the main Chinese backer has lost a large percent of his wealth in the downturn of the stock exchange.

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1 Year After Improved Ties With Cuba, A Review Of Where Things Stand

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Many hurdles are in the way for these former Cold War foes, including the 50-year-old U.S. economic embargo, Cuba's dismal human rights record and new waves of immigrants fleeing the communist island.

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Cubans Rushing To Enter U.S. Hit Roadblock In Central America

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Thousands from the island, fearful the U.S. will change its preferential immigration policy, are trying to come here from the south — but many are stuck at the Costa Rica-Nicaragua border.

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Restrictions In Travel Leave Cuban Migrants Stranded On The Way

Sunday, December 06, 2015

Thousands of Cuban migrants are stuck at the Costa Rica-Nicaragua border. Nicaragua, a close ally of Cuba, won't let the migrants enter into its country to continue north to the United States.

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Mexico Deporting Migrating Minors In Record Numbers

Friday, November 27, 2015

Planes and buses arrive in Guatemala every day, returning migrants who've tried and failed to make it to the United States. Many are minors, stopped by Mexican police and deported back home.

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Mexican Police Send Drug Kingpin To U.S. To Stand Trial

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

The extradition of drug kingpin Caesar Gastelum Serrano to the U.S. signals Mexico's new willingness to send accused narco-traffickers across the border.

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Nicaraguan Police Block Cubans Attempting To Reach U.S.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Nicaragua, a leftist ally of Cuba, is blocking some 2,000 Cubans from entering. The Cubans, stuck in Costa Rica, want to go to the U.S. and fear warming U.S.-Cuban ties may close the door.

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Shoppers In Mexico Show Up For Opening Of Luxury Department Store

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

A high-end retailer just opened its $300 million remodeled flagship store in Mexico's City's swankiest neighborhood. The store is banking on Mexico's rising middle-class consumers.

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