Monthly Archives: Agosto 2014

"Timor-Leste Success | Why It Won’t be the Next Failed State" © Agio Pereira

Print screen @ http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141938/agio-pereira/timor-leste-success The headline of Madhu Narasimhan’s recent piece (“The World’s Youngest Failed State,” August 12, 2014) is dramatic, but his assertion is unfounded and untrue. Over the years, more than a few armchair critics have prognosticated the demise of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, also affectionately known as East Timor. But nation builders […]