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AEI Report: Beyond war and revolution: Dramatic developments in the Andean region

AEI Report: Beyond war and revolution: Dramatic developments in the Andean region

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Political Risk Outlook: How Will Peru’s Economy Perform In 2016?

Political Risk Outlook: How Will Peru’s Economy Perform In 2016?

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Keiko Fujimori Clear Favorite in Peru Election Poll

Keiko Fujimori Clear Favorite in Peru Election Poll

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The Americas: Reviewing 2015 and looking ahead

The Americas: Reviewing 2015 and looking ahead

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<a href="http://www.foxnews.com/world/2015/10/22/peru-police-detain-army-officer-for-drug-trafficking-first-such-arrest-in-more/">Peru police detain army officer for drug trafficking; first such arrest in more than decade</a>

Peru police detain army officer for drug trafficking; first such arrest in more than decade

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<a href="http://news.yahoo.com/alan-garcia-seeks-third-presidency-peru-173628940.html">Alan Garcia seeks a third presidency in Peru</a>

Alan Garcia seeks a third presidency in Peru

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<a href="http://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2015/10/15/peru-announces-probe-after-ap-drug-plane-report">Peru announces probe after AP reports on military turning blind eye to cocaine flights</a>

Peru announces probe after AP reports on military turning blind eye to cocaine flights

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<a href="http://news.yahoo.com/daughter-peru-ex-president-fujimori-leads-polls-232657079.html">Daughter of Peru ex-president Fujimori leads in polls</a>

Daughter of Peru ex-president Fujimori leads in polls

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<a href="http://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2015/10/14/perus-military-questioned-over-drug-flight-plague">Unimpeded ‘air bridge’ casts suspicion on Peru’s armed forces</a>

Unimpeded ‘air bridge’ casts suspicion on Peru’s armed forces

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<a href="http://af.reuters.com/article/guineaNews/idAFL1N1182RO20150902">Brazil’s economic troubles threaten to spill over into Peru -finmin</a>

Brazil’s economic troubles threaten to spill over into Peru -finmin

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<a href="http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-34013557">Peru approves shooting down of drug smuggling planes</a>

Peru approves shooting down of drug smuggling planes

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<a href="http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-33813695">Peru admits Shining Path rebels have not been ‘exterminated’</a>

Peru admits Shining Path rebels have not been ‘exterminated’

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<a href="http://www.dw.com/en/peru-rescues-shining-path-hostages/a-18615614">Peru rescues ‘Shining Path’ hostages</a>

Peru rescues ‘Shining Path’ hostages

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<a href="https://twitter.com/eclac_un">Latin America and the Caribbean Will Grow Just 0.5% in 2015</a>

Latin America and the Caribbean Will Grow Just 0.5% in 2015

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<a href="http://theconversation.com/how-perus-drug-trade-is-threatening-its-economic-growth-45018">How Peru’s drug trade is threatening its economic growth</a>

How Peru’s drug trade is threatening its economic growth

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<a href="http://opinion.infobae.com/federico-gaon/2015/07/22/el-peligro-del-terrorismo-islamico-en-america-latina/">El peligro del terrorismo islámico en América Latina</a>

El peligro del terrorismo islámico en América Latina

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5 questions every presidential candidate should answer about Latin America and the Caribbean

5 questions every presidential candidate should answer about Latin America and the Caribbean

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<a href="http://elcomercio.pe/politica/justicia/ollanta-humala-implicado-caso-sobornos-brasil-noticia-1826642">Ollanta Humala es implicado en caso de sobornos en Brasil</a>

Ollanta Humala es implicado en caso de sobornos en Brasil

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<a href="http://cco.ndu.edu/Portals/96/Documents/prism/prism_5-3/The_Advance_Of_Radical_Populist_Doctrine_in_Latin_America.pdf">The Advance of Radical Populist Doctrine in Latin America</a>

The Advance of Radical Populist Doctrine in Latin America

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<a href="http://www.wdsu.com/money/the-next-domino-to-fall-latin-america/34069370">The next domino to fall: Latin America</a>

The next domino to fall: Latin America

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During the last several decades, the United States has invested billions of dollars in trying to help the governments of Latin America and the Caribbean deliver better lives for their citizens. This has meant helping them increase internal security by combating the illicit growing and trafficking in narcotics and the activities of terrorist groups, as well as helping them to shore up their democratic and free market institutions.

Unfortunately, in recent years, continued progress in these areas has been threatened, not least by the elections of radical populist governments in Venezuela, Bolivia, and Ecuador. These governments have instituted retrograde agendas that include the propagation of class warfare, state domination of the economy, assaults on private property, anti-Americanism, support for such international pariahs as Iran, and lackluster support for regional counter-terrorism and counter-narcotics initiatives.

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