Nick Miroff

CorrespondentMexico City

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For Argentines, Monday will be a painful awakening

  • Jul 13, 2014

With its national team in the World Cup final, Argentina’s political and economic woes are no match for soccer glory

  • Jul 13, 2014

Chavez successor pledges reforms amid economic meltdown, but could anger those loyal to former president

  • Jul 5, 2014

Despite some of the toughest firearm restrictions in the hemisphere, Mexico is awash in weapons.

  • Jul 4, 2014

Visitors enter at street level and descend three floors to mood-lit tanks that mimic the ocean’s depths.

  • Jun 23, 2014

Children are now stuck alone in shelters and bases.

  • Jun 20, 2014

Border Patrol stretched too thin to carry out normal interdiction duties, agents say.

  • Jun 19, 2014

He prevails in a vote widely viewed as a referendum on his peace negotiations with FARC rebels.

  • Jun 15, 2014

Offering kindness and comforts, government entices rebel defections with its “reintegration” program.

  • Jun 13, 2014

In McAllen, a video shows crowded conditions for a wave of migrants, many of them women and children.

  • Jun 12, 2014

Chile’s Mapuche fight to take back land from timber companies, farms — and even their own neighbors.

  • Jun 8, 2014

Can a deal between Colombia’s government and Marxist rebels survive a presidential election?

  • May 30, 2014

Second-place finish for incumbent Juan Manuel Santos leaves FARC peace negotiations in doubt.

  • May 25, 2014

Peace talks with guerrillas top the agenda in a nasty race for Colombia’s presidency.

  • May 24, 2014

Analysts say the government in Caracas could use the measures to rally the discontented populace.

  • May 17, 2014

Former Knights Templar cartel members join militia movement born to fight them.

  • May 17, 2014

In the troubled state of Michoacan, worries over the government’s demobilization plan are growing.

  • May 11, 2014

President Michelle Bachelet plans a tax overhaul in an effort to ease some of the world’s worst inequality.

  • May 5, 2014

After the passage of a landmark energy bill, a new mother lode from the south beckons U.S. companies.

  • Apr 19, 2014

Enrique Peña Nieto stands tall on the international stage, but his domestic approval ratings have fallen steadily.

  • Apr 13, 2014
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About Nick
Nick Miroff is the Washington Post's Latin America correspondent, roaming from the U.S.-Mexico borderlands to South America's southern cone. He has been a staff writer since 2006, reporting on politics, immigration, crime, and development in northern Virginia for the Post’s Metro desk until 2009. He earned a Master’s degree at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism (2006), and studied Spanish and Latin American Literature at UC Santa Cruz (2000). Miroff grew up in Albany, New York.