All about Coup

By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Drone attack or no, Venezuela’s Maduro regime is probably here to stay

An alleged assassination attempt by drones. A thwarted coup attempt. Calls for an international military invasion. Severe economic sanctions. Bankruptcy. Massive, nationwide daily protests. Regional isolation. More...

By Edition On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

U.S. sanctions and worries of a coup erode Maduro’s control of Venezuelan military

CARACAS - When military counter-intelligence officers went to Fort Tiuna in Caracas on March 2, they found the Ayala Battalion's Russian-made armored vehicles loaded with ammunition, in violation of regulations. The More...

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a gathering in support of him and his proposal for the National Constituent Assembly in Caracas
By Edition On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Helicopter attacks Venezuela court, Maduro denounces coup bid

CARACAS - A Venezuelan police helicopter strafed the Supreme Court and a government ministry on Tuesday, escalating the OPEC nation's political crisis in what President Nicolas Maduro called an attack by "terrorists" More...

By Edition On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

US officials warn of possible coup in Venezuela

CARACAS - According to US intelligence officials, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is at risk of being ousted by his own military, as the country experiences widespread unrest prompted by severe food shortages, More...

Venezuelan socialism
By Edition On Monday, February 23rd, 2015

Venezuela puts its war planes in airspace over sovereign Caribbean islands

Dear Sir: In a speech on national television, Venezuela’s President Maduro reports that the air defence areas of the country have been expanded beyond the Windward Islands all the way up to St Maarten. President More...

By Edition On Monday, February 23rd, 2015

Venezuela asks Curaçao and Aruba not to let Tucano aircrafts land

CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela has asked Aruba and Curacao to refuse aircrafts such as the Embraer Tucano on the islands. The President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro said this in a speech on national television. Reason More...

By Edition On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Shooting in Canada evokes memories of Trinidad coup attempt

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- In a statement on Wednesday, issued following the shootings at the Canadian parliament in Ottawa, Trinidad and Tobago’s prime minister drew a parallel with the 1990 attempted coup that More...

Venezuela riot
By Edition On Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Venezuela coup? Gunfire, clashes as 3 dead in violent Caracas protest

CARACAS - At least three people have died in violent protests in the Venezuelan capital, officials have confirmed. President Nicolas Maduro has condemned the unrest as an attempt at a coup d’état orchestrated More...

By Edition On Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Will there be a coup in Venezuela?

CARACAS - On September 25, Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro and an entourage of more than 120 people waited in Vancouver (Canada) for a military aircraft that would take them to New York for Maduro’s intervention More...

Ivar Asjes
By Edition On Sunday, September 2nd, 2012

VBC: ‘President of Parliament committed coup’

WILLEMSTAD – "The President of Parliament suspended indefinitely all parliamentary meetings since August 24, under the pretext that he was not cooperating  with a parliamentary coup organized by the opposition. More...