Relaciones Internacionales – Comunicación Internacional

19 julio, 2018
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Afghanistan: Conflict Metrics 2000-2018

The recent fighting in Afghanistan has shown all too clearly that the Taliban was sincere in announcing in late April that it was rejecting participation in a peace progress and starting a new spring…csis.org

: Conflict Metrics 2000-2018 -by Anthony Cordesman https://www.csis.org/analysis/afghanistan-conflict-metrics-2000-2018  v @CSIS 

19 julio, 2018
por Felipe Sahagún
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Central America’s Violent Northern Triangle

Police arrest a woman as they search people for drugs and weapons during a patrol in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Jorge Cabrera/Reuters

Violence and rampant crime have driven asylum seekers from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras to the United States, which is seeking to help address the root causes.

Last updated June 26, 2018

Tens of thousands of Salvadorans, Guatemalans, and Hondurans, many of them unaccompanied minors, have arrived in the United States in recent years, seeking asylum from the region’s skyrocketing violence. Their countries, which form a region known as the Northern Triangle, were rocked by civil wars in the 1980s, leaving a legacy of violence and fragile institutions.

The region remains menaced by corruption, drug trafficking, and gang violence despite tough police and judicial reforms. While the United States has provided the three governments billions of dollars in aid over the past decade, some analysts believe U.S. immigration policies have exacerbated threats to regional security.

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19 julio, 2018
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The world’s best universities (Shanghai)

Academic Ranking of World Universities

ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018 Press Release

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Shanghai, People’s Republic of China

ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) 2018 is released today by ShanghaiRanking Consultancy. ShanghaiRanking began to publish Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by academic subjects since 2009. This release contains rankings of universities in 54 subjects across Natural Sciences, Engineering, Life Sciences, Medical Sciences, and Social Sciences. In total, more than 4000 universities were ranked.

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