Since the end of the last century, Latin America has been a prominent area in which Iran has sought to expand its influence and scope of action. From drug smuggling to money laundering, from fundraising to recruitment and proselytism, even terrorist attacks, Iran-related activities in
Jorge Paredes is currently studying a dual degree in Law and International Relations in Universidad Pontificia Comillas (Madrid, Spain) and has spent a semester abroad as an exchange student in Reichman University (Herzliya, Israel). He was a research intern in the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) and has been a research assistant in Constitutional Law in ICADE Law Faculty, Universidad Pontificia Comillas. His areas of interest are security and military issues, international politics, geopolitics, foreign policy and Constitutional Law, with a special concern in international terrorism.