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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 32–38.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Robin Kirk When the president of Colombia shook hands with the leader of FARC, the longest-running conflict in the Western Hemisphere was over, but ensuring peace after the official end of the fighting is never straightforward. Using examples from Northern Ireland, Argentina, and Chile, author...
FIGURES
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 113–115.
Published: 01 March 2000
...}, then they will be the targets of our fight.” In brief, what has happened over the years is that the long-standing leftist guerrilla movement, the Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC) of Colombia, now fields a reported 15,000-strong army. Moreover, the guerrillas have displaced the old drug cartels and use the multi...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 101–106.
Published: 01 June 2013
... continued to fly in Colombia, rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and government negotiators sat face to face in Havana, Cuba, trying to negotiate an end to the fighting that has persisted longer than most Colombians can remember. Peace talks were launched in October 2012...
FIGURES
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 1–11.
Published: 01 September 2000
... small peasants grow coca under the FARC’s package for the war on drugs in Colombia protection. Thus, in the vain hope that join­ and the Andean region marks a major shift ing two losing ventures will somehow pro­ in U.S. policy, reminiscent of the shift in duce success, Colombia’s two wars—against...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 86–97.
Published: 01 September 2014
... proved advantageous when national guerrilla groups began to recruit in the region . Today, Colombia has never been closer to ending the world’s longest ongoing civil conflict. In the peace-accord negotiations between the federal government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 44–45.
Published: 01 December 2017
... MINING mines run by the FARC and ELN guerrilla groups are located...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2018
... of Žižek’s books (itself a line from Marx), it’s said that history repeats itself, “first as tragedy, then as farce.” His claims in this column make a case for that sentiment. Also in the magazine, photojournalist Adriana Loureiro Fernández checks in on Caracas two years after protests first broke out...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of the negotiations for the recent restoration of diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba shows a loss of leadership and credibility for Mexican diplomacy in the region. And while Guatemala recently overthrew a corrupt president and Colombia negotiated peace with FARC, Mexico trails both with respect...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 17–22.
Published: 01 December 2015
... that attract foreign capital. Colombia is undergoing a major infrastructure development program financed by the private sector that would allow it to grow faster than its peers. The prospects of a peace agreement between the government and the FARC—the oldest guerrilla group in the hemisphere and one...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 26–34.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of Colombia (FARC). International bodies lauded the pact for its inclusion of victims’ proposals. A gender subcommittee, the first of its kind in any peace process, pushed to include women’s and LGBT rights in every section of the accord. Significantly, a special unit would have been established...
FIGURES
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 97–106.
Published: 01 December 2014
... of the Consultative Committee. After 12 years as Convenor of the Executive Council (the city’s cabinet), Leung declared his candidacy for Chief Executive in 2011. The ensuing three-way race was an elaborate farce. Albert Ho, a member of the Democratic Party, stood no chance of election—as Ho himself must have known...
FIGURES
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 33–42.
Published: 01 March 2012
...-government rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia ( farc ), Chávez severed diplomatic ties with Colombia. Moreover, he ordered that Bolívar’s body be exhumed to prove his contoversial thesis. Although the one-year forensic investigation was inconclusive, Chávez continued defending his view. “I...
FIGURES
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 32–40.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Marulanda, the ailing ing steady, relatively low-profile diplomatic guerrilla leader of the Revolutionary Armed contact with Havana (pursued by Colombia Forces of Colombia (FARC). Castro remains a and the Caribbean nations). For those lead­ respected figure among Central America’s ers who have tried...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 68–76.
Published: 01 June 2000
... facing when they ernment. The West has finally tired of the attempted to make the jump from commu­ farce of pretending that elections in critical nism to capitalism. states in Central Asia and the Caucasus are free, when it is so clear to objective observers Who’s Right...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 95–103.
Published: 01 March 2002
... wrote to his father that “a who thought the introduction of adult fran­ future and more enlightened age will view chise was too risky an experiment in this with astonishment the absurd farce of re­ country.” The Hindustan Times claimed that cording the votes of millions of illiterate...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 25–35.
Published: 01 December 2006
... in the Western Hemi­ rorism, with the main guerrilla movements sphere. The most persistent campaign of and paramilitaries—the Revolutionary international terrorism in the Americas Armed Forces of Colombia (farc), the has been the series of paramilitary attacks National Liberation Army (eln...