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Peru: Searching for a Development Model

... revolution’ in Ecuador finds itself in times of uncertainty after Lenin Moreno took office in 2017, not meeting the expecations of his predecessor, Correa, for the continuity of his course on a number of issues . The resignation of the President of Peru, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, in March 2018, only a year and seven months after he took office, was the first case of this trend of instability affecting the right-wing governments of the region. "Left Turn" in the Peruvian Way partidonacionalistaperuano....


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

... governance, little to none of the news surrounding Brazil's most powerful company- which has maintained close relations with the Pentagon into for over a decade- gets reported by the media in Brazil. UPDATE 4 Jan 2019  A particular quaientness of Peru-style democracy is that the president neither selects or confirms the choice of the attorney general. So while president Martin Vizcarra was out of the country recently, ostensibly to attend the swearing in of new Brazil president Jair Bolsonaro,...


Colombia court fines Brazil's Odebrecht $250 million for corruption

... Colombia, citing a scheduling conflict.  This is the second cancellation of a planned visit by president Trump to meet in Colombia with the president and other leadership this year.   A planned visit to the "Summit of the Americas" event in Peru early in the year was also cancelled, in part, due to political turmoil in that nation that continues to play out. Colombia (including its armed forces) is a new "provisional member" of the NATO alliance. And its economy is being helped ...


Battle for the Andes

... vehicles to other countries in the region. China has also offered to purchase corvette warships and provide assistance in the construction of icebreakers. Reuters/ Rolex dela Pena President of Argentina Cristina Kirshner meets Chinese leader Xi Jinping Peru: China’s Counterattack Peru is both a new and long-established partner for Russia on the Latin American arms market. The country was a major buyer of Soviet weaponry back in the 1970s and 1980s. Now that weaponry is both worn out and outdated,...


Russia – Mexico – Peru – Chile: bright future ahead?

... with the Mexican embassy in Moscow. A very lively and dynamic, this event brought together a significant number of scientists, historians and academicians. Among the high-level guest were Mexican ambassador to Russia Ruben Beltran, Gustavo Otero of Peru and Juan Eduardo Eguiguren of Chile. RIAC team has interviewed these distinguished guests about the current state of affairs between Russia and their home countries. Could you describe the current state of Russian-Mexican relations? Especially given ...


Roundtable on Russia-Pacific Alliance Relationship

... focused on the structure and goals of the Alliance, as well as on the integration processes. The event was attended by Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov; Latin American ambassadors in Moscow, among them Ruben Beltran of Mexico, Gustavo Otero of Peru, Jaime Giron of Colombia and Juan Eduardo Eguiguren of Chile; Director of RAS Institute for Latin American Studies Vladimir Davydov; Valery Morozov, Russian ambassador in Mexico in 2005-2012; representatives of Ministry for Economic Development and ...


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    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
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