Reuters/Carlos Garcia Rawlins - New elected deputies from the Venezuelan coalition of opposition parties (MUD) pose for a picture during a news conference in Caracas, Venezuela, December 11, 2015

Opinion

Latin America 2016: Another difficult year

January 11, 2016, Daniel Zovatto

Economic slowdown and political turmoil are likely to play key roles for democracy in Latin America in 2016. Several scheduled elections may lead to a new political cycle in the region.