Hot Spot: Latin America
Bloomsbury Academic, 28. feb. 2008 - 288 síđur
From border crime in Mexico to Chavez's revolution in Venezuela, this volume presents up-to-the-minute coverage of the key conflicts, corruption, and revolutionary movements simmering or raging in every region of Latin America. In-depth, comprehensive chapters explore drug wars, immigration issues, terrorism, youth gangs, government corruption, controversy over oil, and political instability, including: The Zapatista Rebellion, the Darien Gap controversy, Evo Morales, Shining Path (Sendero Luminoso) and Tupac Amaru, the Falklands, and Guantanamo Bay.
Niđurstöđur 1 - 3 af 29
... Guatemala have been undermined by the government's inability to legis- late tougher penalties or putting former soldiers in the streets to back up the police . Since 2003 , Guatemala has been battered by street gangs and vigilante ...
... Guatemala soon resulted in a genuinely Communist insurrection and a genocidal campaign of repression that cost the lives of more than 100,000 Maya Indians . The discovery of police documents in Guatemala City con- firmed an earlier UN ...
... Guatemala Unknown of the People in Arms ( ORPA ) Guerrilla Army of the Poor ( EPG ) Guatemalan National Revolutionary Union Guatemala Unknown Guatemala 100-200 ( URNG ) Guatemalan Worker's Party Guatemala Unknown Hezbollah Tri - Border ...
The Meaning of Hot Spot Terminology
8 ađrir hlutar ekki sýndir