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Trumping Cuba: back to the future
The United States and Cuba: a way forward
The United States and Cuba already have gained a lot from a thaw in mutual relations that ended 54 years of hostility. For the fragile process of normalization to continue, both former adversaries need to adopt creative solutions to formidable obstacles on the way.
Russia's financial crisis - a trigger for regional instability
Bubbling insurgencies are likely to loom in former Soviet states as Russia – struggling with its economic crisis - becomes less able to fund their regimes. President Vladimir Putin will have to take a hard look at the Kremlin’s commitments to see whether it can continue to finance troubled areas ...
Scandal puts Summit of the Americas in the shade
A gathering of world leaders representing countries from the Americas failed to reach any solid agreement or common ground over two days in Colombia. Only Cuba’s exclusion from the group almost created unanimity but the US remained a dissident voice, promising inclusion when Cuba followed steps to democracy. THE Sixth ...