All about Nicolas Maduro

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By Edition On Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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Europe tries saving Venezuela, gives ‘Dictator’ Maduro $47 million

BRUSSELS - The European Commission will give the government of sanctioned Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro around $47 million. The EU called Venezuela's elections unacceptable, exclusive, and undemocratic. The More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Pompeo calls for kicking Venezuela out of OAS and more sanctions

WASHINGTON - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday called for Venezuela to be suspended from the Organization of American States for crushing democracy and causing a humanitarian crisis that has driven millions More...

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By Edition On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Venezuela: Maduro rival Henri Falcon demands new election

CARACAS - Venezuela presidential challenger calls for new election as Canada slaps new sanctions on the Latin American country. President Nicolas Maduro’s closest challenger in this month’s presidential polls, More...

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By Edition On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Maduro wins, PDVSA loses

Despite presiding over a period when the Venezuelan economy has been imploding – with skyrocketing inflation, rampant corruption and massive food shortages – Nicolas Maduro was re-elected as President last week. More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
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Experts: Probable ‘crimes against humanity’ in Venezuela

WASHINGTON - Venezuelan officials in the government of President Nicolas Maduro have committed crimes against humanity, a panel of experts said Tuesday, recommending their finding be forwarded for possible prosecution. Luis More...

Blok
By Edition On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
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Minister Blok: Bankruptcy PdVSA is a realistic option

THE HAGUE - A bankruptcy of the Venezuelan state oil company PdVSA is a real option. This is what Minister Blok writes in a letter addressed to the House of Representatives in preparation for the Wednesday debate More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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US does not recognize Venezuela’s election results

WASHINGTON - Even before the final result of the Venezuelan presidential election is known, the US has stated that it does not recognize the outcome. This is according to the Deputy Foreign Secretary John Sullivan. The More...

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By Edition On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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Kellogg’s closes factory in Venezuela as Maduro claims political meddling

CARACAS - US food-manufacturing giant Kellogg’s announced Tuesday that it is immediately shuttering operations in Venezuela, laying off some 570 workers. The Michigan-based firm has been producing in the South More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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As Venezuelans suffer, Maduro buys foreign oil to subsidize Cuba

HOUSTON - Venezuela’s state-run oil firm PDVSA has bought nearly $440 million worth of foreign crude and shipped it directly to Cuba on friendly credit terms - and often at a loss, according to the news agency More...

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By Edition On Friday, May 11th, 2018
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What next for Venezuela?

Later this month, Venezuela is holding Presidential elections once again. Whatever the outcome of the vote, the next government will be facing significant challenges over the next few years, as the Venezuelan economy More...