Simulation Name

The Secession of New Mexico

Additional Materials Available

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Instructor Notes and Background
Mexico - Deputy Commander of the Armed Forces of Mexico
Mexico - Foreign Minister
Mexico - Vice Chair of the National Chamber of Commerce
New Mexico - Chief of the Army
New Mexico - Governor
New Mexico - Secretary of Finance
United Nations - Chief Legal Officer, Security Council
United Nations - Special Reapporteur on New Mexico
The United States - Advisor to the Department of Defense
The United States - Assistant Secretary of State
The United States - Deputy Chief of Staff to the President

Target Participants

General Community, Law Students, Professionals


Conflict Resolution, Negotiation

Length of Exercise

Multiple Class Periods (more than 3 hours)