Britain is refusing to hold negotiations with Argentina over the future sovereignty of the Falkland Islands.
Ex-admirals have hit out against planned cuts to the Navy by warning Argentina has been "practically invited" to invade the Falkland Islands.
Britain's historic retreat from Latin America is at an end, the foreign secretary has said.
Chile's president comes to London today, fresh from dominating the global media spotlight during the rescue of 'Los 33'.
The Foreign Office says it is "very concerned" at events in Ecuador, as uncertainty continues paralyse the country in the wake of an attempted coup.
David Cameron was set to defy Argentina's demands for the renewal of talks over the fate of the Falkland Islands as talks on the fringe of the G8 and G20 summits in Canada continued.
Hillary Clinton has called for talks between Britain and Argentina over the disputed Falkand Islands, as she heads for discussions in South America.
United Nations secretary-general Ban Ki-moon will meet with Argentina's foreign minister as opposition to Britain's ongoing sovereignty over the Falkland Islands rises.
Latin American states have united to back Argentina's claim over the Falkland Islands at a summit in Mexico.
A British rig is set to start drilling for oil around the Falklands Islands, despite bitter anger from Buenos Aires.
Tensions between the UK and Argentinean governments are on the rise after the South American country announced new controls on ships passing through its waters to the Falkland Islands.
The Tory's infamous and pivotal donor and deputy-chairman, Lord Ashcroft, has been torn apart at a meeting of the Belizean parliament, where he has significant business interests.
Britain has condemned a coup in the Central American state of Honduras, as tensions across the region ramp up to a possible war footing.
Gordon Brown will today end his tour to trump up support for his economic measures in Chile, ahead of the G20 meeting of wealthy countries next week.
A swath of new powers are being handed to the Falklands Islands, with the local authorities passing a new constitution to government the islands.
Pressure is growing on Foreign Office minister Kim Howells to support the beleaguered Bolivian government of Evo Morales after attacks on it from right-wing forces within the country.
The government has said that deaths on both sides in the Falklands war are a "source of continuing regret".
British MPs have called for the closure of the Guantanamo Bay terror prison "as soon as possible" after a recent visit.
Baroness Thatcher is said to be "greatly saddened" by the death of former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet - although the government's response was more ambivalent.
Tony Blair today warned the presidents of Venezuela and Bolivia to "behave sensibly" as they take more control of their country's energy sectors.