The Estrada doctrine is obsolete

It is reasonable to suspect that neither President Trump nor Vice President Pence has even heard about the Estrada Doctrine, formally adopted by the United States and other nations in 1980. According to this doctrine, the recognition of a government must be based upon its de facto existence rather than its legitimacy. It was proclaimed…

THE FLIP SIDE OF MEXICO: RISKY

It is painful to say it but an alarm must be sounded for those people in Europe, the U.S. and South America who are fond of Mexico and its sunny beaches. These are getting increasingly dangerous. Having been several times to Cancun and the enchanting Riviera Maya, let me extend a piece of advice. It…