What the Situation in Venezuela Means for the Region

In the latest episode of the Trend Lines podcast in World Politics Review, WOLA Senior Fellow David Smilde discusses Venezuela’s ongoing political and economic crisis and how it could affect Colombia’s peace process with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). As he has noted in a separate piece coauthored with Dimitris Pantoulas, political instability has implications for Venezuela’s role as a mediating party in the Colombian conflict.