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By Edition On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Venezuelan crisis threatens Curaçao and Aruba

WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela is about to collapse and that threatens to hit Aruba and especially Curaçao hard. Both islands are firmly committed to the oil industry, which in turn is heavily dependent on the country More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Venezuela’s economy is so broken its new highest-value bill is worth just 2 U.S. dollars

CARACAS - The Venezuelan regime can’t hide the utter failure and inefficiency of its economic policies. It has now introduced a new bill of 100,000 bolivars, but to try to disguise the rampant hyperinflation More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro defends Sunday’s vote

CARACAS - President Nicolas Maduro defended Venezuela’s recent gubernatorial results amid accusations of fraud and other voting irregularities from opposition leaders. “[On Sunday] we made a feat, the sons More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Venezuela socialists win governor seats amid fraud claims

CARACAS - Electoral authorities in Venezuela say the governing Socialist Party has won 17 of 23 state governorships in a crushing victory. President Nicolás Maduro hailed it as a victory for Chavismo, his party's More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017
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Venezuela’s Maduro approval rises to 23 percent after Trump sanctions: poll

CARACAS - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s approval rating rose to 23 percent in September, up 6 percentage points from 17 percent in July, according to a poll by local firm Datanalisis. The rebound followed More...

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By Edition On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Venezuela’s Maduro seeks debt negotiations after US sanctions

CARACAS - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has invited bondholders to unspecified “negotiations” over the country’s foreign debt in coming days, in response to recent US financial sanctions. With Venezuela More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
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U.S. plans to sanction more Venezuelans tied to Maduro

WASHINGTON - The U.S. is preparing to expand sanctions against Venezuela by freezing assets of 10 to 20 additional people tied to the government of President Nicolas Maduro, according to two people familiar with More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
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Venezuela vote: Turnout figure ‘tampered with’

LONDON - Turnout numbers for Sunday's controversial vote in Venezuela have been "tampered with", the company that provided the voting system alleges. Venezuela's electoral authorities said more than eight million More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
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Controversial constituent assembly elected in Venezuela amid cries of fraud and threat of us sanctions

CARACAS - President Nicolas Maduro has claimed victory in yesterday’s vote that saw a Constituent Assembly – which will have the power to rewrite Venezuela’s constitution – replacing the National Assembly. Maduro More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
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U.S. slaps sanctions on Venezuelan president Maduro

WASHINGTON - The Treasury Department slapped sanctions on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Monday, sending a clear signal of the Trump administration’s opposition to his regime. The move comes a day after Maduro More...