All about Opposition

By Edition On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Backed by Trump, Venezuelans march for release of opposition leader

Opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez was found guilty of inciting violence during protests in 2014. CARACAS – Protest marches staged Saturday saw hundreds of Venezuelans demanding the release of opposition leader More...

By Edition On Thursday, January 26th, 2017

President of Parliament McWilliams speaks with ‘group of nine’

WILLEMSTAD – Last Sunday the President of Parliament Giselle McWilliams held consultations with the opposition parties, which are also known as the group of nine. She held these consultations on her own initiative. She More...

Opposition supporters clash with riot police during a rally against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government and to commemorate the 59th anniversary of the end of the dictatorship of Perez Jimenez in San Cristobal
By Edition On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

Venezuela’s opposition revives push to end Maduro’s rule

Offering prized bags of flour to police and hurling empty medicine boxes on the floor, Venezuelan opposition protesters launched a new push on Monday to force President Nicolas Maduro from power and end 18 years More...

Attorney General
By Edition On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

No criminal investigation against Davelaar

WILLEMSTAD - The Office of the Attorney General (PPG) will not give instructions to the Investigation Team Curaçao to carry out a further investigation following a complaint against the former President of Parliament More...

By Edition On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Schotte presents conditions for continuation parliamentary meeting

WILLEMSTAD – Leader of the opposition party MFK, Gerrit Schotte, in a letter to the President of Parliament, Humphrey Davelaar, presented five conditions for agreeing to the parliamentary meeting of January 6. The More...

By Edition On Friday, November 4th, 2016

Venezuela opposition gives Maduro until Nov. 11 to meet demands

CARACAS - Venezuela’s opposition exhorted President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday to set an election and start releasing jailed activists within days, while students opposed to Vatican-led talks protested in the More...

Inspire America Foundation
By Edition On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Cuban opposition group inaugurated in Miami

MIAMI - President Alvaro Uribe of Colombia sent a message to a crowd of almost 1,000 gathered for the inauguration of Cuban opposition group, Inspire America Foundation, and in honour of opposition leader, Dr Oscar More...

By Edition On Monday, January 11th, 2016

Players and strategies in Venezuela’s political crisis

CARACAS - Venezuela plunged into a confusing political deadlock this week, as the opposition took control of the country’s legislature but the socialist government vowed to block its reforms. Here is an analysis More...

By Edition On Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

Members of Parliament adopt three new laws

WILLEMSTAD - The government can look back with satisfaction at the adoption of three laws that were debated recently in parliament. Two of these ordinances received the full support of the Members of Parliament. The More...

Venezuelan Consulate
By Edition On Monday, December 7th, 2015

Venezuelan opposition sweeps parliamentary elections

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Venezuela’s National Electoral Council (CNE) has released the preliminary but “irreversible” results of the country’s National Assembly elections. In the early hours of Monday morning, More...