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Aljazeera
Argentina's former leader Kirchner 'not afraid of jail'that she says threaten the progress made by the once-powerful alliance of lefti
Argentina's former leader Kirchner 'not afraid of jail'
Aljazeera / Posted 20 hours ago
that she says threaten the progress made by the once-powerful alliance of leftist leaders led by late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. "There's been a regression of what were once national and popular governments in the region," said Kirchner,... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela opposition leader Lopez awaits appeal verdictthe appeal. Officials and many grassroots "Chavistas", as supporters of the ru
Venezuela opposition leader Lopez awaits appeal verdict
Reuters / Posted yesterday
the appeal. Officials and many grassroots "Chavistas", as supporters of the ruling movement are known after former leader Hugo Chavez, view Lopez as a dangerous radical in the pocket of Venezuela's wealthy elite and the U.S. government. During a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela opposition leader Lopez awaits appeal verdictthe appeal. Officials and many grassroots "Chavistas", as supporters of the ru
Venezuela opposition leader Lopez awaits appeal verdict
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
the appeal. Officials and many grassroots "Chavistas", as supporters of the ruling movement are known after former leader Hugo Chavez, view Lopez as a dangerous radical in the pocket of Venezuela's wealthy elite and the U.S. government. During a... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Former Argentina leader slams corruption probes as political plotthat she says threaten the progress made by the once-powerful alliance of lefti
Former Argentina leader slams corruption probes as political plot
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
that she says threaten the progress made by the once-powerful alliance of leftist leaders led by late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. "There's been a regression of what were once national and popular governments in the region," said Fernandez,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Former Argentina leader slams corruption probes as political plotthat she says threaten the progress made by the once-powerful alliance of lefti
Former Argentina leader slams corruption probes as political plot
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
that she says threaten the progress made by the once-powerful alliance of leftist leaders led by late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. "There's been a regression of what were once national and popular governments in the region," said Fernandez,... Read more
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Reuters
Former Argentina leader slams corruption probes as political plotthat she says threaten the progress made by the once-powerful alliance of lefti
Former Argentina leader slams corruption probes as political plot
Reuters / Posted yesterday
that she says threaten the progress made by the once-powerful alliance of leftist leaders led by late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. "There's been a regression of what were once national and popular governments in the region," said Fernandez,... Read more
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dna
Former Argentina leader slams corruption probes as political plotthat she says threaten the progress made by the once-powerful alliance of lefti
Former Argentina leader slams corruption probes as political plot
dna / Posted yesterday
that she says threaten the progress made by the once-powerful alliance of leftist leaders led by late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. "There's been a regression of what were once national and popular governments in the region," said Fernandez,... Read more
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CNET
Pokemon Go lures us toward 'totalitarianism,' says Oliver Stonewith totalitarianism. After all, he made a 2014 documentary honoring his frien
Pokemon Go lures us toward 'totalitarianism,' says Oliver Stone
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
with totalitarianism. After all, he made a 2014 documentary honoring his friend and longtime Venezuelan president, Hugo Chavez, whom many would say enjoyed quite some totalitarian tendencies before his death in 2013. Niantic Labs, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foiling a Revolt - Tale of Two Approachesof trade unions to protest against some appointments made by the then country's
Foiling a Revolt - Tale of Two Approaches
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of trade unions to protest against some appointments made by the then country's otherwise extraordinarily popular President Hugo Chavez, and staged a military coup against him, and, in fact, captured him. However, as soon as the masses and the... Read more
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Daily Mail
McDonald's stop serving Big Mac in Venezuela amid food shortagesthe crisis on the failure of the socialist economic model of the past 17 years
McDonald's stop serving Big Mac in Venezuela amid food shortages
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the crisis on the failure of the socialist economic model of the past 17 years under Maduro and his late predecessor, Hugo Chavez. RELATED ARTICLES Venezuela's economic collapse continues as its army seizes...Burger King is calling for... Read more
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Christian Today
Pope Francis may help mediate in Venezuela crisisinflation, product shortages and a third year of recession. Maduro, 53, the fo
Pope Francis may help mediate in Venezuela crisis
Christian Today / Posted 2 days ago
inflation, product shortages and a third year of recession. Maduro, 53, the former bus driver who won election to succeed Hugo Chavez in 2013, accuses them of planning a coup and says the referendum will not happen. Local church leaders have been... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Vatican invited to mediate in Venezuela crisisproduct shortages and third year of recession. But Maduro, 53, the former bus
Vatican invited to mediate in Venezuela crisis
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
product shortages and third year of recession. But Maduro, 53, the former bus driver who won election to succeed Hugo Chavez in 2013, accuses them of planning a coup and says the referendum will not happen. The government-leaning Supreme... Read more
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Reuters
Vatican invited to mediate in Venezuela crisisproduct shortages and third year of recession. But Maduro, 53, the former bus
Vatican invited to mediate in Venezuela crisis
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
product shortages and third year of recession. But Maduro, 53, the former bus driver who won election to succeed Hugo Chavez in 2013, accuses them of planning a coup and says the referendum will not happen. The government-leaning Supreme... Read more
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dna
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Nicolas Maduro recallpresident. There was, however, no confirmation from the election board. Maduro
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Nicolas Maduro recall
dna / Posted 4 days ago
president. There was, however, no confirmation from the election board. Maduro, who won election in 2013 to replace Hugo Chavez but has seen his ratings plummet amid an economic crisis, has vowed there will be no referendum this year and... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Maduro recallpresident. There was, however, no confirmation from the election board. Madur
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Maduro recall
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
president. There was, however, no confirmation from the election board. Maduro, who won election in 2013 to replace Hugo Chavez but has seen his ratings plummet amid an economic crisis, has vowed there will be no referendum this year and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Maduro recallpresident. There was, however, no confirmation from the election board. Madur
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Maduro recall
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
president. There was, however, no confirmation from the election board. Maduro, who won election in 2013 to replace Hugo Chavez but has seen his ratings plummet amid an economic crisis, has vowed there will be no referendum this year and... Read more
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Reuters
Colombia to halt temporary border openings for Venezuela shopperschanted anti-Maduro slogans including: "It will fall, this government will fall
Colombia to halt temporary border openings for Venezuela shoppers
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
chanted anti-Maduro slogans including: "It will fall, this government will fall!" Opponents blame Maduro and predecessor Hugo Chavez for Venezuela's economic mess, saying failed socialist policies have resulted in the recession, runaway... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuelan retirees abroad left high and dry as payments peter outin the country. Government supporters say Venezuela improved pension benefits
Venezuelan retirees abroad left high and dry as payments peter out
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
in the country. Government supporters say Venezuela improved pension benefits during the rule of late socialist leader Hugo Chavez, who channeled oil revenue into social programs. Many emigrants received their pensions at a favorable exchange... Read more
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WA Today
Hungry Venezuelans flock across border to Colombia for suppliesprices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidi
Hungry Venezuelans flock across border to Colombia for supplies
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
prices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidies created during the rule of late President Hugo Chavez, while currency controls have left businesses struggling to obtain raw materials and machine parts. Venezuelans... Read more
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Canberra Times
Hungry Venezuelans flock across border to Colombia for suppliesprices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidi
Hungry Venezuelans flock across border to Colombia for supplies
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
prices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidies created during the rule of late President Hugo Chavez, while currency controls have left businesses struggling to obtain raw materials and machine parts. Venezuelans... Read more
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Canberra Times
Venezuela crisis: Hunger makes people turn to rubbish for scrapsmarket in Caracas, Venezuela. Photo: AP Venezuela's poverty had eased during t
Venezuela crisis: Hunger makes people turn to rubbish for scraps
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
market in Caracas, Venezuela. Photo: AP Venezuela's poverty had eased during the administration of the late president Hugo Chavez. But a study by three leading Caracas universities found that 76 per cent of Venezuelans are now below the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Venezuela lootings, food protests leave three dead in past weekpolitical opposition is pursuing a recall referendum in an effort to remove Mad
Venezuela lootings, food protests leave three dead in past week
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
political opposition is pursuing a recall referendum in an effort to remove Maduro, a socialist, from office. Maduro, 53, who won election to succeed Hugo Chavez in 2013, accuses foes of deliberately stirring up trouble and s... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hungry Venezuelans flock across border to Colombia for suppliesprices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidi
Hungry Venezuelans flock across border to Colombia for supplies
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
prices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidies created during the rule of late President Hugo Chavez, while currency controls have left businesses struggling to obtain raw materials and machine parts. Venezuelans... Read more
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The Age
Venezuela crisis: Hunger makes people turn to rubbish for scrapsmarket in Caracas, Venezuela. Photo: AP Venezuela's poverty had eased during t
Venezuela crisis: Hunger makes people turn to rubbish for scraps
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
market in Caracas, Venezuela. Photo: AP Venezuela's poverty had eased during the administration of the late president Hugo Chavez. But a study by three leading Caracas universities found that 76 per cent of Venezuelans are now below the... Read more
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The Age
Venezuela lootings, food protests leave three dead in past weekpolitical opposition is pursuing a recall referendum in an effort to remove Mad
Venezuela lootings, food protests leave three dead in past week
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
political opposition is pursuing a recall referendum in an effort to remove Maduro, a socialist, from office. Maduro, 53, who won election to succeed Hugo Chavez in 2013, accuses foes of deliberately stirring up trouble and s... Read more
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The Age
Hungry Venezuelans flock across border to Colombia for suppliesprices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidi
Hungry Venezuelans flock across border to Colombia for supplies
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
prices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidies created during the rule of late President Hugo Chavez, while currency controls have left businesses struggling to obtain raw materials and machine parts. Venezuelans... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Venezuela lootings, food protests leave three dead in past weekpolitical opposition is pursuing a recall referendum in an effort to remove Mad
Venezuela lootings, food protests leave three dead in past week
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
political opposition is pursuing a recall referendum in an effort to remove Maduro, a socialist, from office. Maduro, 53, who won election to succeed Hugo Chavez in 2013, accuses foes of deliberately stirring up trouble and s... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Venezuela crisis: Hunger makes people turn to rubbish for scrapsmarket in Caracas, Venezuela. Photo: AP Venezuela's poverty had eased during t
Venezuela crisis: Hunger makes people turn to rubbish for scraps
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
market in Caracas, Venezuela. Photo: AP Venezuela's poverty had eased during the administration of the late president Hugo Chavez. But a study by three leading Caracas universities found that 76 per cent of Venezuelans are now below the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hungry Venezuelans flock across border to Colombia for suppliesprices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidi
Hungry Venezuelans flock across border to Colombia for supplies
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
prices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidies created during the rule of late President Hugo Chavez, while currency controls have left businesses struggling to obtain raw materials and machine parts. Venezuelans... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuelan shoppers flock across border to Colombiaprices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidi
Venezuelan shoppers flock across border to Colombia
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
prices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidies created during the rule of late President Hugo Chavez, while currency controls have left businesses struggling to obtain raw materials and machine parts. Venezuelans... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuelan shoppers flock across border to Colombiaprices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidi
Venezuelan shoppers flock across border to Colombia
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
prices have left the OPEC nation's government unable to maintain lavish subsidies created during the rule of late President Hugo Chavez, while currency controls have left businesses struggling to obtain raw materials and machine parts. Venezuelans... Read more
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New York Post
Before the UN fights terrorism, it needs to define itdescribed as ambiguous. For decades, Cuba was a safe haven for terrorists from
Before the UN fights terrorism, it needs to define it
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
described as ambiguous. For decades, Cuba was a safe haven for terrorists from Latin America and Africa. Under President Hugo Chavez, Venezuela assumed part of that role. While Pakistan recruits and arms terrorists against India in Kashmir,... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongmandays, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongman
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
days, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin or Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan leader who died in 2013. Notably, a 2002 coup briefly removed Chavez but in the end only made him... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongmandays, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongman
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
days, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin or Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan leader who died in 2013. Notably, a 2002 coup briefly removed Chavez but in the end only made him... Read more
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The Express-Times
What we know about local man at center of Turkish controversythe coup. Gulen opponent Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the president of Turkey, has bee
What we know about local man at center of Turkish controversy
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
the coup. Gulen opponent Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the president of Turkey, has been compared by critics to Vladimir Putin and Hugo Chavez, but the president now has the Turkish people united in opposition to dissidents. He has vowed that the coup... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongmandays, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongman
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
days, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin or Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan leader who died in 2013. Notably, a 2002 coup briefly removed Chavez but in the end only made him... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongmandays, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongman
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
days, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin or Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan leader who died in 2013. Notably, a 2002 coup briefly removed Chavez but in the end only made him... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongmandays, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongman
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago
days, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin or Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan leader who died in 2013. Notably, a 2002 coup briefly removed Chavez but in the end only made him... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongmandays, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongman
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
days, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin or Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan leader who died in 2013. Notably, a 2002 coup briefly removed Chavez but in the end only made him... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongmandays, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongman
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
days, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin or Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan leader who died in 2013. Notably, a 2002 coup briefly removed Chavez but in the end only made him... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongmandays, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongman
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
days, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin or Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan leader who died in 2013. Notably, a 2002 coup briefly removed Chavez but in the end only made him... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongmandays, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongman
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
days, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin or Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan leader who died in 2013. Notably, a 2002 coup briefly removed Chavez but in the end only made him... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongmandays, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian
Turkish president Erdogan is a survivor and strongman
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
days, Erdogan's critics draw comparisons with the strongman tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin or Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan leader who died in 2013. Notably, a 2002 coup briefly removed Chavez but in the end only made him... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 16, 2016LOH'-pez OH'-brah-dohr) led hundreds of thousands of marchers through the capit
This day in history, July 16, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
LOH'-pez OH'-brah-dohr) led hundreds of thousands of marchers through the capital. Five years ago: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez left his country for Cuba to begin chemotherapy, vowing to win his fight against cancer and calling for his... Read more
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Morningstar
Economic Realityatop the world’s largest reserves of oil at the tail end of a frenzied oil boom
Economic Reality
Morningstar / Posted 8 days ago
atop the world’s largest reserves of oil at the tail end of a frenzied oil boom, the government led first by [Hugo] Chavez and, since 2013, by [Nicolas] Maduro, received over a trillion dollars in oil revenues over the last 17... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacManuel Lopez Obrador led hundreds of thousands of marchers through the capital.
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Manuel Lopez Obrador led hundreds of thousands of marchers through the capital. Five years ago: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez left his country for Cuba to begin chemotherapy, vowing to win his fight against cancer and calling for his... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryLOH'-pez OH'-brah-dohr) led hundreds of thousands of marchers through the capit
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
LOH'-pez OH'-brah-dohr) led hundreds of thousands of marchers through the capital. Five years ago: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez left his country for Cuba to begin chemotherapy, vowing to win his fight against cancer and calling for his... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
AP Analysis: Military part of cause, not solution, for Venezuelan economic crisis — The Medina County Gazettewould appear to make political sense for Maduro, who lacks the military backgro
AP Analysis: Military part of cause, not solution, for Venezuelan economic crisis — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
would appear to make political sense for Maduro, who lacks the military background of his predecessor and mentor, the late Hugo Chavez. With Maduro’s popularity low amid daily food riots and an opposition push to recall him from office, it’s vital... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
7 things to know now: French attack; Trump VP; Mick Jagger;...- In this March 21, 2009, file photo, a soldier patrols at the seaport in Puert
7 things to know now: French attack; Trump VP; Mick Jagger;...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
- In this March 21, 2009, file photo, a soldier patrols at the seaport in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela after late President Hugo Chavez ordered naval vessels and military personnel to seize control of two of Venezuela's largest seaports, Puerto... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
7 things to know now: French attack; Trump VP; Mick Jagger;...- In this March 21, 2009, file photo, a soldier patrols at the seaport in Puert
7 things to know now: French attack; Trump VP; Mick Jagger;...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
- In this March 21, 2009, file photo, a soldier patrols at the seaport in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela after late President Hugo Chavez ordered naval vessels and military personnel to seize control of two of Venezuela's largest seaports, Puerto... Read more
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