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  • EU parliament adopts resolution decrying crackdown on protesters in Venezuela 27 Apr 2017 20:47 APA The EU Parliament adopted a resolution which condemns the alleged ongoing repression of those Venezuelans protesting against the government of President Nicolas Maduro, the organization said in a press release Thursday, APA reports quoting Sputnik. " …
  • U.S. says it will take two years for Venezuela to leave OAS 27 Apr 2017 20:46 Reuters WASHINGTON The United States on Thursday expressed concern over a plan by Venezuela to pull out of the Organization of American States but said the withdrawal is a two-year process by which time President Nicolas Maduro's current term would have …
  • LeMieux: Crumbling Venezuela needs help 27 Apr 2017 20:06 tampabay.com There is a crisis in the world, in our hemisphere, largely going unnoticed. The nation of Venezuela is crumbling. Its people are starving and cannot obtain health care due to the scarcity of medicine. Under Cuban-style socialist leadership, Venezuela has …
  • Syrian President: "Washington behind conflicts in Syria, Venezuela" 27 Apr 2017 19:39 APA Syrian President Bashar Assad has said the development of events in Venezuela resembles the beginning of the Syrian conflict and warned that the United States are behind both crises, APA reports quoting Sputnik. "Of course, they should be similar, …
  • Argentina leader calls for keeping up pressure on Venezuela 27 Apr 2017 19:26 AP News / Indystar CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- The Latest on Venezuela's political crisis (all times local): 3:15 a.m. Argentine President Mauricio says the governments of the region need to keep demanding elections and the release of prisoners in Venezuela. Macri says …
  • Venezuela Isolation Grows as Europe Pans `Brutal Repression' (1) 27 Apr 2017 19:22 The Washington Post (Bloomberg) -- Venezuela’s isolation grew Thursday as the European Parliament passed a resolution condemning the “brutal repression” of protesters by state security forces, saying more than 20 people had been killed in demonstrations over the past month. …
  • Venezuela crisis: Son of top Chavista official publically urges him to help stop bloodshed 27 Apr 2017 18:52 FOX News The son of a Venezuelan top government official made a public plea to his father, asking him to use his authority to remove the Supreme Court justices whose alleged abuse of power prompted the most recent wave of protests, in which so far 29 have died. In …
  • Venezuela is ‘a mess’: Trump 27 Apr 2017 18:52 Cairns Post US President Donald Trump is calling Venezuela's situation "a mess." Trump was asked on Thursday about the political crisis in Venezuela that has already been blamed for almost 30 deaths. Speaking briefly to reporters at the White House …
  • Vexit? Venezuela to ditch regional bloc over crisis 27 Apr 2017 18:11 The New Indian Express CARACAS:  Venezuela begins the process of formally quitting the Organization of American States on Thursday, after branding it an "interventionist coalition" for pressuring President Nicolas Maduro over a deadly political crisis. The OAS has led …
  • VENEZUELA: Venezuelan Ombudsman’s Son Criticizes His Father in Video Statement April 26 27 Apr 2017 17:53 Cairns Post VENEZUELA: Venezuelan Ombudsman's Son Criticizes His Father in Video Statement April 261:51 The son of Venezuela?s ombudsman on April 26 condemned what he described as ?brutal repression by the country?s security forces? amid ongoing anti-government …