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By Edition On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Venezuela’s millions in debt to Russia led to confiscation of oil cargo

WILLEMSTAD - Russia is losing patience with ally Venezuela because of the country’s million-dollar debt. Russia confiscated an oil tanker that belonged to the state-owned oil companhy PDVSA because Maduro’s More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Despite alliance, Russian shipper holds Venezuela oil hostage over debts

PHILLIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela’s state-run oil company, PDVSA, sent a tanker in October to the Caribbean with the expectation that its cargo of crude would fetch about $20 million – money the crisis-stricken More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
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Russia’s Yandex outpaces Google Translate as it quietly beta tests Papiamento, Udmurt, and Mari languages

The Russian search giant doesn’t get attention in the US like other European and Asian internet companies do, letting news of its own projects slip through the cracks. MOSKOW - Russian search engine Yandex and More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 19th, 2016
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US secretary of state nominee used Bahamas company in Russia deals

WASHINGTON - Rex Tillerson, the ExxonMobil head nominated by US President-elect Donald Trump to be secretary of state, was a director of an offshore company in The Bahamas that is at the heart of Exxon’s close More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
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Former Antigua-Barbuda PM opposes any new Russian military base in Cuba

BASSETERRE - A former prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Lester Bird, has urged the United States and the Caribbean to speak out against Russia re-establishing a military base in Cuba. The Russians are considering More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
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Russian spy ship makes port call in Curacao

WILLEMSTAD - A Russian naval spy ship, tracked by US intelligence assets over the past two months as it sailed the western Atlantic, arrived in Curacao this weekend, where it is expected to take on supplies. On More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
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Kluivert: 1-0 still nothing wrong

WILLEMSTAD – Curaçao has to scramble in the return match against El Salvador if it wants to be more competitive for a placement in the 2018 event in Russia. The 1-0 defeat at home against El Salvador was also More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 12th, 2015
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Russia: Destabilizing Venezuela would have serious implications for Latin America

MOSCOW - The destabilization of the situation in Venezuela could have serious consequences for Latin America as a whole, said the Russian Foreign Ministry. The Russian Foreign Ministry expressed concern over the More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015
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The real reason behind the Sanction law

Right now Refineria Isla, a mainstay of Curaçao's economy, is refining Russian Crude. The acceptance of the Sanctions laws basically means closing of Isla Refinery. Case in point, they used Dutch born, Curaçao More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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Russian spy ship visits Havana on eve of US-Cuba talks

HAVANA, Cuba -- A Russian intelligence warship docked in Havana on Tuesday, the eve of US-Cuba talks in the Cuban capital aimed at normalising diplomatic, trade and immigration relations between the two countries. According More...