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  1. Odd couple, odd deal

    Posted Feb 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Peter Kammerer In a globalised world, nothing should surprise us. Yet a deal struck recently between London and Venezuela has raised many an eyebrow: discounted oil will be provided ... line? Shouldn't Venezuela's president, Hugo Chavez, be selling the oil and using the proceeds to improve the lives of his own people? Why isn't the expertise- from Greater London ...

  2. Hugo Chavez- an irrelevant nuisance

    Posted Mar 08th 2007, 12:00am by Doug Bandow

    ... in the region. Venezuela's ambitions can be contained by its neighbours. Mr Chavez may believe himself to be the continent's leading figure, but few other heads of state accept his leadership. ... by the Bush administration's misguided foreign policies did Venezuela have a shot of winning a seat on the UN Security Council. Nevertheless, few of Washington's critics were impressed when ...

  3. Castro on live TV with Chavez

    Posted Oct 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... said during the conversation. Mr Chavez also travelled to a refinery in the southern city of Cienfuegos that has been idle for 14 years, since the Soviet Union's collapse. Venezuela ...

  4. The preacher and the president

    Posted Aug 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for US$1.9 billion. Why is a rich American preacher picking on Venezuela's president? An odd choice, admittedly, but then he has already called for Osama bin Laden and Saddam Hussein ...



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