Moscow wants to help Cuba and Caracas against US sanctions

Moscow wants to help Cuba and Caracas against US sanctions

Russia considers illegal the new US sanctions against Venezuela and Cuba and intends to do its utmost to support these two allied countries of Moscow, said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Riabkov, quoted Thursday by the RIA news agency. US National Security Advisor John Bolton unveiled Wednesday a new round of sanctions against Cuba and […]

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Russian soldiers in Venezuela Moscow meets Trump

Russian soldiers in Venezuela: Moscow meets Trump

Russian military experts are currently in Venezuela under contracts awarded for the supply of Russian weapons to the Venezuelan army and Moscow does not intend to interfere in the internal affairs of this country, said Thursday the door Kremlin, Dmitry Peskov. On Wednesday, US President Donald Trump demanded the withdrawal of hundreds of Russian troops […]

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Venezuela Juan Guaido recognized as president by 19 European countries

Venezuela: Juan Guaido recognized as president by 19 European countries

The opponent Juan Guaido has been recognized as interim president of Venezuela by 19 countries of the European Union, immediately accused by the socialist president Nicolas Maduro of “supporting the putschist plans” of the United States. While diplomatic support is growing, Juan Guaido, 35, is trying to organize the arrival of humanitarian aid to Venezuela, […]

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Washington administration is thinking of tapping into its oil reserves

Washington administration is thinking of tapping into its oil reserves

The Trump administration plans to tap into the strategic oil reserves of the United States to mitigate the impact on prices of new sanctions against Venezuela, government sources said on Tuesday. “No decision has yet been taken”, he was said. The government imposed Monday sanctions against the Venezuelan oil company PDVSA in order to pressure […]

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Venezuela 35 dead and 850 arrests in demonstrations according to NGOs

Venezuela: 35 dead and 850 arrests in demonstrations according to NGOs

Venezuela: While Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro faces a new week of pressure from his opponent Juan Guaido, who has proclaimed himself president and calls for demonstrations to accompany the European ultimatum in favor of elections, NGOs have Monday in Caracas a new record of the first week of demonstrations: at least 35 dead, according to […]

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White House Russian bombers leave Venezuela on Friday.

White House : Russian bombers leave Venezuela on Friday.

Russia has informed the United States that its two bombers capable of carrying nuclear weapons leave Friday Venezuela where they have been stationing since Monday, said White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders on Wednesday. “We spoke with the representatives of Russia and we were informed that their military aircraft, which landed in Venezuela, would leave on […]

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Venezuela, an oil country where people are dying of hunger

Venezuela, an oil country where people are dying of hunger

According to an FAO report, Venezuela is the country in the Americas that has seen the largest rise in undernutrition in recent years.  Nicolás Maduro had traded his endless jogging for a burgundy suit and tie. With a smile, he clasped hands in Rome when he received a diploma from the Food and Agriculture Organization […]

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President Trump visits Colombia in December 2018

President Trump visits Colombia in December 2018

Bogota (AFP) – President Donald Trump will travel to Colombia on December 2 on his first official visit to Latin America, Colombian Foreign Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo said Tuesday. The date “is stopped: it is December 2 and we are refining the program, but the visit is confirmed,” he said at a press conference in […]

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Venezuela Maduro says he escaped an assassination attempt

Venezuela: Maduro says he escaped an assassination attempt

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Saturday he escaped an “assassination attempt” and accused his Colombian counterpart Juan Manuel Santos of being behind a plot involving people living in the United States. Drones laden with explosives exploded Saturday in the center of the capital, Caracas, near the place where was held a military ceremony during which […]

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