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  1. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Protests heat up in Venezuela amid opposition rift over US sanctions

    Posted May 15th 2014, 10:51am by Associated Press in Caracas

    ... President Diosdado Cabello, a Maduro ally. Foreign ministers of Brazil, Colombia and Ecuador are travelling to Caracas on Thursday in attempt to patch things up and restart the talks. Meanwhile ...

  2. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela’s Maduro calls for meeting of South American leaders

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 09:54pm by AFP

    ... country, where the death toll from a month of anti-government protests hit 20. The under-pressure leader's move on Thursday came a day after he broke off relations with Panama, following its ... working at the mission to leave the country within 48 hours, Panamamian Deputy Foreign Minister Mayra Arosemena said. Arosemena insisted that despite the measures against the diplomats, Panama ...

  3. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Nicolas Maduro to meet opposition to try and end Venezuelan unrest

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 11:25pm by Reuters

    ... but we agreed to start a cycle of meetings," Maduro said after the meeting in a 17th century colonial building that houses the foreign ministry. "Neither will we try and convert them ... of jailed protest leader Leopoldo Lopez and dozens of imprisoned students. Tuesday's meeting, brokered by visiting Unasur foreign ministers, may take some heat out of a crisis that has also ...

  4. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuelan protesters demand release of arrested activists

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 03:21am by AFP

    ... said at the protest. Saturday's demonstration came after at least 41 people, including several foreign journalists, were arrested during Friday's clashes. National Guard security ... inflation and goods shortage in plotting to topple his government. Friday's arrests included eight foreigners who were being "held for international terrorism", state VTV television ...

  5. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Ceremonies and clashes mark first anniversary of Hugo Chavez’s death

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 09:34pm by AFP

    ... in relations with Panama over protests dogging his successor's presidency. President Nicolas Maduro led a military parade on Wednesday with tanks, fighter jets and elite troops before a ceremony ... was breaking relations with Panama over its request for an OAS meeting about Venezuela's unrest. "Nobody will conspire with impunity to ask for an intervention against our fatherland. ...

  6. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuelans struggle with rampant inflation on miserly salaries

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 08:50pm by GDN

    ... make from jobs like these mean we are not important." At least moving to the tower, away from Caracas' violent slums, has meant a safer life, relatively, for his family. "It ... that doesn't go up here are people's salaries". Because of Venezuela's dual exchange-rate system, only the few with access to foreign currency can benefit from the black market; ...

  7. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela's President Maduro tells opposition: talk or face consequences

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 04:55pm by AFP, AP, Bloomberg

    ... conference with foreign reporters. Caracas and Washington have not exchanged ambassadors since their respective envoys were withdrawn in 2010. Venezuela has expelled eight US diplomats over the past year, including three on February 16. Maduro proposed to restore ties to the ambassadorial level and said he had given his foreign minister "special powers" to handle talks. In a move ...

  8. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Beauty queen latest to die in political unrest as trial of protest leader Lopez grips Venezuela

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 11:31am by Reuters and AP

    ... She died later in a clinic. “How long are we going to live like this? How long do we have to tolerate this pressure, with them killing us?” said a relative, who asked not to be named. “She ... killing us? Relative of Genesis Carmona A judicial official said prosecutors were leaning towards discarding homicide and terrorism charges, opting instead to pursue less serious counts ...

  9. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela slams new US spying claims

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 03:14pm by Agence France-Presse in Mexico City

    ... report that the United States made Caracas a spying priority, and warned that bilateral ties would remain frozen. “It is unacceptable that they’re spying on us,” Foreign Minister Elias Jaua told ... Security Agency’s official mission list from 2007, along with China, North Korea, Iraq, Iran and Russia. “The revelations show once more the reasons why we regrettably cannot have good relations ...

  10. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela expels US diplomats, accusing them of economic sabotage

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 10:22am by NYT

    ... for the country's long-time president, Hugo Chavez, who died in March. Late last year, as Chavez grew increasingly ill, the two nations held informal talks aimed at improving the long-strained relations, and there was some optimism on the US side that Maduro, a former foreign minister sometimes described as pragmatic, would be amenable to a thaw. But it quickly became clear that Maduro intended to stick ...




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