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Beware of Raul the Reformer

In the wake of Panama's seizing of a North Korean freighter laden with 240 tons of illegal weaponry traversing the Panama Canal from Cuba to North Korea, many observers have professed to be nonplussed...

El Salvador, Setting the Stage

El Salvador will hold its presidential elections on February 2, 2014. In 2009, current president Mauricio Funes of the former guerrilla FMLN (Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front) became only the second leftist to be...

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio Discusses crisis in Venezuela with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer

CNN’s Wolf Blitzer: “Let’s talk about Venezuela right now. You know that the President of Venezuela, he had some sharp words for you. He called you, and I’m translating from the Spanish, ‘the craziest...

The FARC’s Honduran Friends

Mexico's President Felipe Calderon Hinojosa speaks with Honduras's ousted President Manuel Zelaya during a ceremony at the Official Residence "Los Pinos" on August 4, 2009 in Mexico City, Mexico. President Barack Obama, Canadian Prime Minister...

What Threat Does Jihadist Terrorism Currently Pose to Spain?

Spain as a target for al-Qaeda, domestic impact of North African Jihadist terrorist networks under restructuring and likely consequences for national security. Summary: It is time to rethink the threat currently posed to Spain by...

Alerta de Conflicto en Venezuela: respeto a los derechos humanos y diálogo deben reemplazar...

Las confrontaciones políticas en Venezuela se han tornado violentas en los últimos días con el homicidio de seis manifestantes, lesiones causadas a muchos más y continuas restricciones a las libertades civiles. Esto amenaza con...

Bin Laden in Latin America

An Ethiopian terrorist captured in Ecuador was engaged in the traffic of undocumented migrants. The character, named Yaee Dawit Tadese, was deported in March to the United States. He is said to have links...

Palabras Mal Dichas o Mal Entendidas

Cuando un Presidente habla en público hay que analizar sus expresiones. A continuación transcribiré parte de dos de ellas para su posterior análisis: "Ahora apareció un mineral estratégico que se llama coltan. Hemos tomado la...

Technology could be FARC’s downfall

After 40 years of fighting to keep its revolutionary war alive in the jungles of Colombia, the world's oldest armed rebel group could finally be brought down by its increasing dependence on technology. In an...

STANDING UP FOR HUMAN RIGHTS AND DEMOCRACY IN VENEZUELA

Many events have occurred since protests broke out in Venezuela several weeks ago, including the killing of 25 people by the government’s paramilitary. In addition, more than 1,000 people were arrested and others simply...