Category Archives: Politics

No Strategy on Syria and ISIS?

I don’t write or talk about Colombia’s long-standing civil war against FARC much, but my familiarity with the conflict informs how I view others. And through the influence of Nazih Richani’s stellar work and as a student in Professor Marco Pinfari’s classes … Continue reading

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Venezuela’s quirky (Middle East) foreign policy

When it comes to the conflict between Israel and Palestine, Venezuela has been at the forefront in providing diplomatic support for both Gaza and the West Bank. With the exception of a $50 million arms deal inked in 2005, the late-president … Continue reading

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