Post-electoral tensions in Guatemala and the territorial spat between Guyana and Venezuela have the Western Hemisphere on alert. We speak to someone uniquely positioned to provide insight into these crises and reflect on how the international community is reacting. Frank Mora is the U.S. ambassador to the Organization of American States (OAS), the Washington-based institution that brings together countries in the Americas. Before assuming his current position, Mora was a Pentagon official in the Barack Obama administration.
On this episode:
Frank O. Mora is U.S. Ambassador to the Organization of American States.
Brian Winter is the editor-in-chief of Americas Quarterly.
If you’d like to know more:
Guyana Official: Venezuela’s Actions Are an “Unprecedented” Challenge by Robert Persaud
The Tough Road Ahead for Guatemala’s President-Elect by Claudia Méndez Arriaza
Guatemala: A Strategy to Protect Bernardo Arévalo by Stephen G. McFarland
Haitians Want International Help, But Done the Right Way by Gedeon Jean
Haitians Deserve a Rethink on International Aid by Michèle Duvivier Pierre-Louis
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