All about Sanctions

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By Edition On Thursday, October 11th, 2018
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Minister of Foreign Affairs signs agreement with Venezuelan Minister suspected of torture

THE HAGUE - Minister Stef Blok (Foreign Affairs) has concluded an agreement on the abolition of a border blockade with the former Venezuelan vice president Tareck El Aissami. Blok knew that the EU would impose sanctions More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
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The United States imposes sanctions on Venezuelan individuals and entities

WASHINGTON - The United States imposed sanctions on four current or former officials of the Government of Venezuela: First Lady and Former Attorney General Cilia Adela Flores de Maduro, Executive Vice President More...

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By Edition On Friday, August 17th, 2018
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Venezuela official on sanction list was let into Netherlands

THE HAGUE - The Netherlands allowed a visit of President of the Venezuela Supreme Court Maikel Moreno, who is on a European sanction list, to visit an anniversary event at the International Criminal Court in The More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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Venezuela vice-president Delcy Rodríguez banned from EU

BRUSSELS - The European Union has imposed sanctions on 11 Venezuelan officials following elections in May which the EU says were “neither free nor fair”. Among those sanctioned is newly nominated Vice-President More...

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By Edition On Friday, June 22nd, 2018
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Venezuela says US sanctions hurt oil market stability

VIENNA - U.S. sanctions on Venezuela are an attack against the stability of the global oil market, Venezuelan Oil Minister Manuel Quevedo said on Thursday. Venezuela, a member of the Organization of the Petroleum More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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Iran sanctions add to Venezuela collapse, jolting oil market

While the world ponders the fate of Iran's exports, the oil market is exposed more than ever to the effects of Venezuela's spectacular production collapse. The South American nation, holder of the world's biggest More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Citgo Petroleum slows Aruba refinery revamp due to US sanctions

HOUSTON - Houston-based Citgo Petroleum has slowed work on an overhaul of its 235,000-barrel-per-day Aruba refinery due to a lack of financing stemming from U.S. sanctions on Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA, the refining More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 8th, 2018
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Venezuela election could trigger deeper sanctions, exiles

CARACAS - The Venezuelan government’s decision to plow ahead with early presidential elections over the objections of the opposition risks spurring more international sanctions and exacerbating an economic and More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
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Central Bank: EU sanctions

WILLEMSTAD - On 13 November 2017 the Council of the European Union (EU) adopted restrictive measures in view of the continuing deterioration of democracy, the rule of law and human rights in Venezuela. Travel restrictions More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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Minister Zijlstra wants new consultations between ABC islands and Venezuela after EU sanctions

BRUSSELS - The Netherlands together with Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao wants to consult with Venezuela again. This new consultation round will take place after the European Union has imposed sanctions against Venezuela More...