Surreptitious Lifelines: A Structural Analysis of the FARC and the PKK

@inproceedings{EccariusKelly2012SurreptitiousLA,
  title={Surreptitious Lifelines: A Structural Analysis of the FARC and the PKK},
  author={Vera Eccarius-Kelly},
  year={2012}
}
The Armed Revolutionary Forces of Columbia (FARC) and Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) have both demonstrated an uncanny ability to transform themselves and adapt to changing environmental conditions. Integral to the groups are webbed criminal enterprises, cross-border sanctuaries, and internationally-oriented advocacy networks. Both organizations avoided catastrophic breakdowns through a combination of organic survival mechanisms and precise organizational restructuring. Since 2008, the FARC… CONTINUE READING