Search: Cuba,Latin America (4 materials)

Is China still the "big dog" in Brazil and Latin America?

... relics and their tabulation and vote tracking technolgies do not present a major challenge to hackers and hybrid warfare experts. Ironically, Russia's electronic voting machines are mostly "third generation" technology.This calendar year, Latin America in the midst of what latinamericanists have defined for the rest of the world as an “election supercycle” with eight nations going to the polls; Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Mexico, Paraguay and Venezuela. If we go three months back to late 2017 and include Honduras and Chile, the “election supercycle” includes ten nations. In simplistic terms, Washington and US-friendly media assets seem addicted to ...

21.02.2018

El Comercio names the senior Peruvian politicians involved in big Odebrecht scandal

... 1st innaguration of president-elect Bolsonaro in Brasilia.  Also ex-invited were another member of the Bolivarian Alliance, Cuba. For reasons not made clear the leaders of Bolivia and Nicaragua were not ex-invited. When the news about the "withdrawn" ... ... growing influence of narcocracies, and apologists for historically corrupt mainstream parties are alienating prospective voters in Latin America.This is happening at the very moment that their right to popular sovereignty is being threatened by social media ...

22.11.2017

The EU-CELAC Summit in Brussels: New Horizons or New Geopolitical Schemes?

... beginning of the second term of Barack Obama’s presidency. The most telling gesture on the part of the US was its promise to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba (a complete lifting of economic sanctions is not yet on the agenda). Sanctions against Cuba, imposed back in the 1960s, have long marred US relations with the whole region of Latin America and the Caribbean, and many US analysts regard them as counterproductive. However, many observers have immediately noted the dual nature of American initiatives, qualifying them as an attempt to combine the new with the old: while announcing ...

17.06.2015

A Panda and a Bear in the Caribbean

Russia and China in the Latin American Arms Market. Venezuela, Cuba, Nicaragua At Commission on Military-Technical Cooperation (MTC) session with Foreign States on January 27, 2014 Russian President Vladimir Putin encouraged those present to seek out new markets, in particular mentioning Latin America. Soon afterwards,...

30.03.2015

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