Security in Brazil, Jack Devine & Amanda Mattingly; Latin America Advisor, December 2010 & January 2011

TAG’s President Jack Devine and Latin America expert Amanda Mattingly answered questions about Brazil’s security posture in two recent issues of the Inter-American Dialogue’s daily Latin America Advisor.

Asked about Brazil’s efforts to secure its borders and cities, Mr. Devine and Ms. Mattingly responded that increased security, intelligence, and cooperation among law enforcement bodies along the border and in cities such as Rio de Janeiro are crucial for continued growth and development in Brazil and in advance of the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics.

You can read the full text of Mr. Devine and Ms. Mattingly’s joint responses here: