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.
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... nuclear weapons - free zone . The nuclear weapon aspirations of Brazil and Argentina have been shelved by their recent rat- ification of the Treaty of Tlatelolco prohibiting nuclear weapons . On a visit to Pakistan and India in 2000 ...
... nuclear energy for peaceful purposes . In addition , in October 2005 President Chávez announced his intention to develop a peaceful nuclear program of his own , with the assistance of Brazil and Argentina . The United States is wary of ...
... nuclear program is for peaceful energy develop- ment , not for the purpose of building nuclear weapons . In August 2006 it tested ten short - range missiles and indicated it did not intend to stop its uranium enrichment program . In a ...
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