Venezuela

Attack in Venezuela: Liberals took up arms

28.06.2017

In Venezuela, an attempted coup took place, police officer Oscar Perez and several accomplices captured a helicopter at one of the army bases in the capital of the country – Caracas city and attacked from the air the buildings of the Supreme Court of the country and the Interior Ministry. Small arms and grenades from Colombia were used. The insurgents published a video message in which they urged President Nicolas Maduro to resign.

The Battle Of The Blocs

26.06.2017

The final part of the study about South American geopolitics is a detailed examination of what the author has taken to calling “The Battle of the Blocs”.

South American Geopolitics

20.06.2017

The preceding two parts of the research examined the most geostrategically significant events and trends in South American history, thus preparing the reader for better understanding the present-day geopolitical situation in the continent.

South American History, Part II

12.06.2017

The first part of this chapter addressed the continent’s history up until the end of the Cold War, while the final half will discuss the broader developments that have occurred since then. 

South American History, Part I

Image source: Art.com
Image source: Art.com
30.05.2017

The first step towards understanding South America’s Hybrid War vulnerabilities and the driving factors that could motivate the US to wage these sorts of asymmetrical conflicts is to grasp an appreciation of the continent’s history and its geostra