Which is the best democracy in Latin America and which are the worst authoritarian regimes according to The Economist

Which is the best democracy in Latin America and which are the worst authoritarian regimes according to The Economist

Democracy index (EIU) (Martina Putruele/) The latest report of Democracy Indexpublished by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) sheds light on the trajectory of democracy worldwide during 2023in a context marked by the proliferation of conflicts and polarizationwhich has contributed to a new low for global democracy. This annual index, which … Read more

Experts analyze China’s role in the democratic retreat of Latin America and the Caribbean

Experts analyze China’s role in the democratic retreat of Latin America and the Caribbean

Experts will assess the complexities of democracy, autocracy and China’s changing role in the Western Hemisphere (REUTERS) (THOMAS PETER/) The Americas Program of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) presents this Thursday its pioneering report in which it presents China’s impact on the democratic retreat observed in Latin … Read more

Economy, diplomacy and security: China’s role in the democratic retreat of Latin America and the Caribbean

Economy, diplomacy and security: China’s role in the democratic retreat of Latin America and the Caribbean

For more than a decade, China’s growing influence in the region has been the subject of scrutiny and concern in American political circles (REUTERS/Thomas Peter/File Photo) (THOMAS PETER/) The Americas Program of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) announced the release of a groundbreaking report that sheds light … Read more

The reaches of the Chinese mafia in Latin America

The reaches of the Chinese mafia in Latin America

“Chinese criminal groups have become highly efficient in trafficking fentanyl and other drugs, money laundering, trafficking in humans and wildlife, activities related to other crimes through the phenomenon of convergence,” Leland warns. Lazarus and Alexander Gocso, researchers at the Florida International University (FIU) and authors of the report titled: Triads, … Read more

Romano Prodi: “Europe has not been able to have a united policy regarding Latin America”

Romano Prodi: “Europe has not been able to have a united policy regarding Latin America”

(Screenshot/UNIBO) Twice Prime Minister of Italyformer president of the European Commission, considered one of the fathers of the euro, protagonist of the great wave of Italian privatizations in the early 90s, Romano Prodi is in Buenos Aires to participate in the celebrations for the 25 years of presence in Argentina … Read more

The terrorist group Hezbollah, together with drug cartels, set up a network to attack Jewish targets in Latin America and Europe

The terrorist group Hezbollah, together with drug cartels, set up a network to attack Jewish targets in Latin America and Europe

Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, leader of the terrorist organization Hamas, during his last public appearance after the Hamas attack on Israel (MOHAMED AZAKIR/) Hamas attack on Israel multiplied the efforts of the global intelligence community to prevent other terrorist organizations from replicating the October 7 attack that caused more than 1,200 … Read more