Category Archives: Venezuela

Feb 24 2011

Crisis in Libya and the Latin American Left: the reaction from Cuba and Venezuela

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By Guy Burton The crisis in Libya appears to have brought out the worst of the Latin American Left.  This is apparent in the nature of the statements so far made by Libya’s arguably closest allies in the region: Cuba … Continue reading

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Dec 1 2010

Insights into US-Latin American relations through Wikileaks

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By Guy Burton Much of the recent attention to the leaked American diplomatic cables has involved gossip and various unflattering pen portraits of world leaders. In the case of Latin America this has already emerged in relation to Argentine President … Continue reading

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Nov 17 2010

The Context Behind the Costa Rican-Nicaraguan Border Dispute

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By Guy Burton The dispute between Nicaragua and Costa Rica stems from an island located at the mouth of the San Juan River, which forms the border between the two countries. The dispute has been simmering for a month as … Continue reading

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