COVID-19 and beyond: peacekeeping in war zones

May 29, 2020

Editors’ note: May 29 is the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers. Within two weeks of the World Health Organization’s assessment of rapidly spreading coronavirus […]

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Many of Colombia’s ex-rebel fighters rearm and turn to illegal drug trade

May 19, 2020

Research by the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies was cited in an NPR article about Colombian ex-rebels taking up arms despite the Colombian peace treaty. […]

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Using the coronavirus to keep out immigrants will hurt the economy

April 24, 2020

Erin B. Corcoran, executive director of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, details the economic impacts of President Trump’s recent immigration restrictions in an […]

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Pope Francis and the US bishops are correct: We cannot engage in a new nuclear arms race

April 16, 2020

David Cortright, director of policy studies at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, examines the Trump administration’s nuclear disarmament policy and its potential repercussions […]

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There’s no easy exit for the US in Afghanistan

March 4, 2020

Madhav Joshi, associate research professor at the Keough School, considered the necessary steps to a successful peace agreement between the US and the Taliban in an op-ed […]