Michael Camilleri is Director of the Peter D. Bell Rule of Law Program at the Inter-American Dialogue. An international lawyer and former diplomat, he served in the Obama administration from 2012 to 2017 as the Western Hemisphere adviser on the Secretary of State’s Policy Planning Staff and as Director for Andean Affairs at the National Security Council.
Prior to joining the U.S. government, Michael was a human rights specialist at the Organization of American States and a senior staff attorney at the Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL). He also worked with a coalition of civil society organizations in Guatemala and at a large international law firm.
Michael’s commentary and analysis on legal and policy issues in the Americas have appeared in the New York Times, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, Americas Quarterly, BBC, Fox News, Univision, NTN24, and CNN en Español. Michael is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and he has been an adjunct professor of law and international affairs at the George Washington University, American University, and the University of Baltimore. He holds a B.A. in history from the University of Notre Dame and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.
Sabemos que hay redes de pandillas que existen en varios países de Centroamérica, y obligar a las personas a quedarse en Guatemala podría exponerlos a las mismas amenazas que los obligaron a huir de sus propios países.
Trump, provavelmente, espera que o projeto de lei que concede a proteção aos venezuelanos não passe pelo Senado, controlado pelos republicanos, para que ele não seja forçado a tomar uma decisão sobre aceitar ou vetar a legislação.