TITLE

A Post-Modern War in Central America

AUTHOR(S)
Ghitis, Frida
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
World Politics Review;11/25/2010, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article analyzes the implications of the dispute between Nicaragua and Costa Rica for the domestic politics in each country. Costa Rica accuses Nicaragua of invading its land and destroying its forests. Such conflict, according to the author, gave Costa Rica the opportunity to earn her stripes, while it created changes in the political fortunes of Nicaragua President Daniel Ortega. The author adds that the conflict will unlikely result to a full armed conflict.
ACCESSION #
55984342

 

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