South America Politics
Completed following decades of negotiation, the deal will create a market of over 770 million people. Was it worth the wait?
With his legislative agenda thwarted by a hostile Congress, President Jair Bolsonaro is now calling his followers to action – and alienating former allies in the process.
Trump has gained a kindred spirit in South America.
Why are despots and dictators of every political persuasion enjoying a renaissance?
With a divided presidential field, anything can happen in Brazil’s upcoming presidential elections – and that’s what has investors worried.
In Vienna, OPEC+ displayed its greatest strength… and its greatest weakness.
Argentinian President Mauricio Macri talked the talk of market liberalization, but his government has walked right into another IMF bailout.
Another attempt at Taliban talks in Afghanistan, Venezuela’s oil industry struggles to fulfil its contracts, and Turkey secures a YPG pullout from Manbij.
Did President Trump’s hard line against Venezuela inadvertently help re-elect Maduro?
It’s time to invoke the Cartagena Declaration and provide Venezuelans stranded abroad with the legal protections and funding they need.