Brasília, 20 de outubro de 2019 - 01h57
Syria, the time of return and the international community
  In 2011, Syria became the stage of a war that, in just over 7 years, has left more than half a million dead and forced displacement of 7 million people or so, which now are refugees in 45 countries, including Brazil. Of this total, 2 million Syrians expressed desire of returning...
Netflix, soft power and the (neo)globalization
Anna Luisa Del Mar, special for InfoRel – Cultural industry as a country's soft power tool is a key topic in any International Relations class. Introduced for the first time in 2004 by Joseph Nye (Soft Power: The Means to Success in World Politics), the concept of soft power refers to...
Diplomacy and Military Power: Russia versus the West
Marcelo Rech On March 1, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced in a speech in the Parliament that the country has developed a series of weapons as a means of asserting its voice and strength to the world. According to the chief of Kremlin, the six weapons presented are a response to...
Multilateralism under threat
Marcelo Rech It is no secret that the multilateral system is going through an extremely delicate time, especially with Donald Trump's arrival to power in the United States. Historically, Washington has always been resistant to multilateral initiatives, especially those created without its participation, such as the BRICS and even UNASUR. Positive initiatives...
Korean Peninsula: the calm before the storm
Marcelo Rech On the last day 14, I published an article on the Olympic Truce, a tradition that comes from the ancient Greeks and which has been gradually restored at major sporting events. Well, it seems that it has been respected in the Games of PyeongChang. For the first time since...