The United States’ sanctions against Venezuela hurt its relations with South American countries. It is time for politicians in Washington, D.C., to shift away from strong-arm policies in Latin America.
The United States must move beyond the priorities set by the initial Plan Colombia. Investing in regional peace and post-conflict capacity building will be more beneficial in the long term than further military aid.
The United States should lift its decades-long embargo on Cuba to promote mutual economic growth and to boost its prestige in Latin America.
A Mexican drug lord’s second escape from prison highlights the need for a new approach to the war on drugs.
What are the lessons learned from capacity building efforts with each country’s National Police?