Latin America Security Overview

April 2012
Brazil Defence & Security Report;Q2 2012, Issue 2, p25
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The article presents an overview of the security conditions in Latin America in the 2010s. It notes that the region confronts several challenges to their security such as inadequate governance, political instability and high levels of poverty. Moreover, it mentions that various Latin American states are experiencing ethnic disputes, particularly between those of European descent and those of indigenous origin, with the latter who are economically marginalised and poorer.


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