Dr Annette Idler analyses the potential knock-on effects of Venezuela’s crisis in the Washington Post

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Venezuela seems locked in a downward political and economic spiral, but what happens in Venezuela has far broader implications for international security

In this piece, published by the Washington Post on 10 August, Dr Annette Idler analyses the potential knock-on effects of Venezuela’s crisis : new threats to regional stability, the risk of renewed conflict in Colombia and the danger of an expansion of transnational organised criminal and terrorist networks.

The full article can be read here: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2017/08/10/venezuelas-instability-has-far-broader-implications-heres-whats-at-stake/?utm_term=.68c12375e58e

Dr Annette Idler is Senior Research Fellow at the Department of Politics and International Relations and at Pembroke College; Director of Studies, Changing Character of War Programme