Brasília, 10 de julho de 2020 - 06h14
For a policy of solidarity and humanism in times of pandemic
Marcelo Rech The world is facing a difficult epidemiological situation, which is being especially rough for the majority of countries that lack the economic and structural conditions to fight COVID-19 or provide assistance. On the five continents, we have successful examples of actions, but also flawed models. The world will surely...
Bolivia and the double play of drug trafficking for the United States
Marcelo Rech On May 3, Bolivia was due to go through elections, but the COVID-19 pandemic ended up imposing a new calendar and pushing the process to a date probably closer to the end of the year. The postponement turned out to be positive for the current president, Jeanine Áñéz, one...
The new Monroe Doctrine and the intervention policy of US in the world
Marcelo Rech On December 2, 1823, then-President of the United States, James Monroe, presented to the US Congress the essence of what would be known as the Monroe Doctrine, a set of actions intended to prevent the European colonial presence in the Americas. In 1904, under Theodore Roosevelt’s term, the United States declared...
Joint Statement from the Brazil-United States Senior Executives Forum
The 10th meeting of the U.S.-Brazil CEO Forum was held today in Washington, D.C., with CEO members providing joint recommendations to both governments on how to strengthen the U.S.- Brazil commercial relationship and grow bilateral trade and investment. The U.S.-Brazil CEO Forum is currently comprised of 20 CEOs of companies based...
The trade of obsolete military equipment in Latin America
Marcelo Rech The United States considers Latin America one of the preferred destinations for getting rid of its huge amount of obsolete military equipment. At this moment, the target is Argentina. Recently, Argentinian Air Force Staff chief, General Enrique Victor Amrein, agreed to buy twelve T-6C Texcan II aircraft, manufactured by...