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Title Latin America : issues and considerations for the United States / Melody Gutierrez, editor.
Imprint New York : Nova Publishers, [2016]


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Description 1 online resource.
Series Latin American political, economic, and security issues
Latin American political, economic, and security issues.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Description based on print version record.
Subject Social problems -- Latin America.
Social problems -- Caribbean Area.
Caribbean Area.
Latin America.
Contents LATIN AMERICA: ISSUES AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE UNITED STATES; LATIN AMERICA: ISSUES AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE UNITED STATES; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; CONTENTS; PREFACE; Chapter 1: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN: KEY ISSUES FOR THE 114TH CONGRESS*; SUMMARY; U.S. Interests and Policy; Congressional Action and Oversight; U.S. POLICY TOWARD LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN; Political and Economic Environment in the Region; A Changed Region; 2016 Elections; Challenges to Democracy; Economic Challenges; Latin America's Increasing Independence
Obama Administration's Priorities for the RegionEconomic and Social Opportunity; Citizen Security; Democratic Governance; Clean Energy Future; Continuity and Change in U.S. Policy; CONGRESS AND POLICY TOWARD LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN; Regional Issues; U.S. Foreign Aid; Key Policy Issues; Migration Issues; Key Policy Issues; Trade Policy; Key Policy Issues; Drug Policy; Key Policy Issues; Terrorism; Key Policy Issues; Organization of American States; Key Policy Issues; Climate Change and Clean Energy; Key Policy Issues; Selected Country and Sub-Regional Issues; Argentina
Key Policy IssuesBrazil; Key Policy Issues; Caribbean Security and Energy Issues; Key Policy Issues; Central America; Key Policy Issues; Colombia; Key Policy Issues; Cuba; Key Policy Issues; Guatemala; Key Policy Issues; Haiti; Key Policy Issues; Mexico; Key Policy Issues; Venezuela; Key Policy Issues; Outlook; APPENDIX. HEARINGS IN THE 114TH CONGRESS; Chapter 2: U.S. FOREIGN ASSISTANCE TO LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN: RECENT TRENDS AND FY2016 APPROPRIATIONS*; SUMMARY; INTRODUCTION; TRENDS IN U.S. ASSISTANCE TO LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN
FY2016 FOREIGN ASSISTANCE REQUEST FOR LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEANForeign Aid Categories and Accounts9; Major Country and Regional Programs10; LOOKING AHEAD; Chapter 3: LATIN AMERICA: TERRORISM ISSUES*; SUMMARY; Legislative Initiatives and Oversight; DEVELOPMENTS IN 2015; TERRORISM IN LATIN AMERICA: U.S. CONCERNS; Colombia; Colombian FTOs in Neighboring Countries; Cuba; Rescission of Cuba's Designation as a State Sponsor of Terrorism; Members of Foreign Terrorist Organization in Cuba; U.S. Fugitives from Justice
Removal of Cuba from List of Countries Not Fully Cooperating with U.S. Antiterrorism EffortsTerrorist Acts against Cuba; Mexico; Peru; Venezuela; Iran's Activities in Latin America; Background on Iran in Latin America; AMIA Bombing Investigation and Death of Alberto Nisman; U.S. POLICY; Policy Related to Iran and Hezbollah in Latin America; U.S. Sanctions; Venezuela and FARC-Related Sanctions; Venezuela and Iran-Related Sanctions; Hezbollah-Related Sanctions; U.S. Assistance and Other Support; Increased Regional Cooperation Since 9/11; Legislative Initiatives and Oversight; CONCLUSION
Other Author Gutierrez, Melody, author.
Other Title Print version: Latin America New York : Nova Publishers, [2016] 1634858158