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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela ex-mayor Ceballos sent to prison from house arrestbetween Caracas and Washington, which have been at ideological loggerheads sinc
Venezuela ex-mayor Ceballos sent to prison from house arrest
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
between Caracas and Washington, which have been at ideological loggerheads since the 14-year rule of late socialist leader Hugo Chavez. Maduro calls says Lopez and Ceballos are dangerous coup-plotters intent on toppling his government, and blames... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela ex-mayor Ceballos sent to prison from house arrestbetween Caracas and Washington, which have been at ideological loggerheads sinc
Venezuela ex-mayor Ceballos sent to prison from house arrest
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
between Caracas and Washington, which have been at ideological loggerheads since the 14-year rule of late socialist leader Hugo Chavez. Maduro calls says Lopez and Ceballos are dangerous coup-plotters intent on toppling his government, and blames... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Today Colombia, tomorrow the Philippinestalks with the FARC. It was reported by the media that the initiative began aft
Today Colombia, tomorrow the Philippines
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
talks with the FARC. It was reported by the media that the initiative began after Santos met with Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and asked him to mediate. But former President Uribe was and remains against the holding of peace talks with the... Read more
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EuroNews
And also... Homeless Budapest, Tel Aviv dogs, mouldy musician, pizzas by droneFlirtey (@Fly_Flirtey) 24 Αυγούστου 2016 Venezuela: Nicolás Maduro announces TV
And also... Homeless Budapest, Tel Aviv dogs, mouldy musician, pizzas by drone
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
Flirtey (@Fly_Flirtey) 24 Αυγούστου 2016 Venezuela: Nicolás Maduro announces TV series and film biography for Hugo Chavez Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced that a government team will produce a TV series and biography film... Read more
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USA Today
United Arab Emirates picks woman as first minister for happinesspresident created a vice ministry of supreme social happiness position. Nicola
United Arab Emirates picks woman as first minister for happiness
USA Today / Posted yesterday
president created a vice ministry of supreme social happiness position. Nicolas Maduro said the name was given to honor Hugo Chavez, who created programs to alleviate poverty in the country, according to the AP. Maduro said that the position... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Ex-Miami Congressman Garcia hopes to make comebackhimself in March from eventual presidential nominee Donald Trump, saying the bi
Ex-Miami Congressman Garcia hopes to make comeback
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
himself in March from eventual presidential nominee Donald Trump, saying the billionaire businessman reminds him of Hugo Chavez. That jab was a stinging insult among Miami's Cuban-American Republicans, who saw the late Venezuelan president... Read more
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FOX News
A timeline of Colombia's conflict with largest rebel groupGranda, considered FARC's "foreign minister," in Venezuela and move him to Colo
A timeline of Colombia's conflict with largest rebel group
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Granda, considered FARC's "foreign minister," in Venezuela and move him to Colombia. — Aug. 16, 2007: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez offers to mediate between FARC and Colombian President Alvaro Uribe. Effort collapses few months later. — March... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
A timeline of Colombia's conflict with largest rebel groupGranda, considered FARC's "foreign minister," in Venezuela and move him to Colo
A timeline of Colombia's conflict with largest rebel group
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Granda, considered FARC's "foreign minister," in Venezuela and move him to Colombia. �Aug. 16, 2007: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez offers to mediate between FARC and Colombian President Alvaro Uribe. Effort collapses few months later. �March... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
A timeline of Colombia's conflict with largest rebel groupGranda, considered FARC's "foreign minister," in Venezuela and move him to Colo
A timeline of Colombia's conflict with largest rebel group
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
Granda, considered FARC's "foreign minister," in Venezuela and move him to Colombia. �Aug. 16, 2007: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez offers to mediate between FARC and Colombian President Alvaro Uribe. Effort collapses few months later. �March... Read more
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USA Today
How Colombia reached a peace dealwho privately encouraged FARC leaders to negotiate, dies. A supporter holds a
How Colombia reached a peace deal
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
who privately encouraged FARC leaders to negotiate, dies. A supporter holds a picture of the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez outside of his funeral in Caracas on March 8, 2013. Chavez played a quiet but influential role in the Colombian... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Venezuela will give free houses to all the country's Summer Olympiansbeen a cornerstone of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s political agenda. O
Venezuela will give free houses to all the country's Summer Olympians
Yahoo Sports / Posted 2 days ago
been a cornerstone of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s political agenda. Originally orchestrated by his predecessor Hugo Chavez as a disaster relief effort for flood victims in 2010, Maduro says the country has spent $66.4 million on more... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Venezuela Will "Purge" All State Workers Who Sign Maduro Recall Petitioncomments brought back memories of the so-called “Tascon List” which was used by
Venezuela Will "Purge" All State Workers Who Sign Maduro Recall Petition
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
comments brought back memories of the so-called “Tascon List” which was used by the government under then President Hugo Chavez to fire state workers and bar others from everything from jobs to loans for having signed a petition for a recall... Read more
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NBC News
In Miami, recently arrived Venezuelans face desperate timesthat of the wealthy and business-savvy Venezuelans who immigrated to the U.S. s
In Miami, recently arrived Venezuelans face desperate times
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
that of the wealthy and business-savvy Venezuelans who immigrated to the U.S. starting in the early 2000s, after the late Hugo Chavez rose to power with his socialist ideology and government. At the time, many Venezuelans owned businesses with... Read more
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DW
Venezuela's Maduro to fire public workers who backed his recall |for signing the petition, even before the Tuesday announcement. The news remin
Venezuela's Maduro to fire public workers who backed his recall |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
for signing the petition, even before the Tuesday announcement. The news reminded many Venezuelans of a failed bid to oust late Hugo Chavez in 2004, which also saw Caracas retaliate against political opponents. dj/jil (AP, Reuters, AFP)DW recomme... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Venezuela ordered to pay Vancouver-based mining firm more than US$1.2 billion31. Rusoro Mining had two gold mines as well as other development projects in
Venezuela ordered to pay Vancouver-based mining firm more than US$1.2 billion
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
31. Rusoro Mining had two gold mines as well as other development projects in the country, then under the leadership of Hugo Chavez, who died in 2013. The company attempted for several months to negotiate compensation without success before it... Read more
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CTV News
Venezuela ordered to pay Vancouver-based mining firm more than US$1.2 billion31. Rusoro Mining had two gold mines as well as other development projects in
Venezuela ordered to pay Vancouver-based mining firm more than US$1.2 billion
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
31. Rusoro Mining had two gold mines as well as other development projects in the country, then under the leadership of Hugo Chavez, who died in 2013. The company attempted for several months to negotiate compensation without success before it... Read more
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Aljazeera
Venezuela civil servants face sack over referendumlabour and basic industries ministries and the presidential office, he said. M
Venezuela civil servants face sack over referendum
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
labour and basic industries ministries and the presidential office, he said. Maduro, who succeeded his late mentor Hugo Chavez in 2013, is fighting for his political survival amid a deepening economic crisis that has caused severe shortages... Read more
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DW
Maduro to fire public workers who backed his recall |for signing the petition, even before the Tuesday announcement. The news remin
Maduro to fire public workers who backed his recall |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
for signing the petition, even before the Tuesday announcement. The news reminded many Venezuelans of a failed bid to oust late Hugo Chavez in 2004, which also saw Caracas retaliate against political opponents. dj/jil (AP, Reuters, AFP)DW recomme... Read more
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FOX Business
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petitionthe president. Hundreds of public workers have already said they were fired th
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petition
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
the president. Hundreds of public workers have already said they were fired this summer after signing the petition. The order recalls widespread official retaliation against those who signed a petition to recall former president Hugo Chavez in 20... Read more
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FOX Business
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petitionthe president. Hundreds of public workers have already said they were fired th
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petition
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
the president. Hundreds of public workers have already said they were fired this summer after signing the petition. The order recalls widespread official retaliation against those who signed a petition to recall former president Hugo Chavez in 20... Read more
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Salon.com
Venezuelan gov’t workers to lose jobs over recall petitionthe president. Hundreds of public workers have already said they were fired th
Venezuelan gov’t workers to lose jobs over recall petition
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
the president. Hundreds of public workers have already said they were fired this summer after signing the petition. The order recalls widespread official retaliation against those who signed a petition to recall former president Hugo Chavez in 20... Read more
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Daily Herald
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petitionthe president. Hundreds of public workers have already said they were fired th
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petition
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the president. Hundreds of public workers have already said they were fired this summer after signing the petition. The order recalls widespread official retaliation against those who signed a petition to recall former president Hugo Chavez in 20... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela president orders public worker sackings over referendum callpresident, keeping the Socialist Party in power. In 2004, during the campaign
Venezuela president orders public worker sackings over referendum call
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
president, keeping the Socialist Party in power. In 2004, during the campaign for a referendum against former president Hugo Chavez, government lawmaker Luis Tascon published a list of more than 2.4 million Venezuelans who signed in favor of a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela president orders public worker sackings over referendum callpresident, keeping the Socialist Party in power. In 2004, during the campaign
Venezuela president orders public worker sackings over referendum call
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
president, keeping the Socialist Party in power. In 2004, during the campaign for a referendum against former president Hugo Chavez, government lawmaker Luis Tascon published a list of more than 2.4 million Venezuelans who signed in favour of a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela interior minister lashes out at US over cocaine chargesin New York on charges of attempting to smuggle cocaine to the United States vi
Venezuela interior minister lashes out at US over cocaine charges
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
in New York on charges of attempting to smuggle cocaine to the United States via Honduras. Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez kicked out the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in 2005 and Reverol said cocaine seizures almost... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela interior minister lashes out at U.S. over cocaine chargesin New York on charges of attempting to smuggle cocaine to the United States vi
Venezuela interior minister lashes out at U.S. over cocaine charges
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
in New York on charges of attempting to smuggle cocaine to the United States via Honduras. Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez kicked out the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in 2005 and Reverol said cocaine seizures almost... Read more
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The Manila Times
Drug killings an international issue nowover the world and carried by innumerable newspapers and news media. It has tak
Drug killings an international issue now
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
over the world and carried by innumerable newspapers and news media. It has taken a seat for notoriety beside the likes of Hugo Chavez and Osama bin Laden at a time when the world has started to forget them. By going to war against the United... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Fidel Castro Ruz: The Grandmaster of Unityof her presentation in Quito to talk about the situation in Latin America and t
Fidel Castro Ruz: The Grandmaster of Unity
Radio Angulo / Posted 5 days ago
of her presentation in Quito to talk about the situation in Latin America and the role of Venezuelan revolutionary leader Hugo Chavez. She said that there is a Latin America before and another after Chavez. After Chavez, she pointed out, the map... Read more
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The Forward
Venezuelan Jews Slam ‘Anti-Semitic’ Magazine Cover9,000 Jews, down from about 25,000 in 1999. Many Jews left, mainly for Florida
Venezuelan Jews Slam ‘Anti-Semitic’ Magazine Cover
The Forward / Posted 5 days ago
9,000 Jews, down from about 25,000 in 1999. Many Jews left, mainly for Florida and Israel, due to a deteriorating financial and social climate, along with a growing anti-Semitic environment established under the Hugo Chavez and Nicolas Maduro regim... Read more
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The Columbian
Venezuela’s military emerges stronger during national crisiscircumstances, democracy is something of a myth, a symbol. It’s not real. And t
Venezuela’s military emerges stronger during national crisis
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
circumstances, democracy is something of a myth, a symbol. It’s not real. And that’s Venezuela’s reality right now.” Since Hugo Chavez, a former tank commander, won the presidency in 1999 and brought his colleagues with him, the military’s star has... Read more
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The Washington Times
Venezuela faces collapse because of socialist government, disarmed populaceweek the socialist government of Venezuela began seizing and destroying handgun
Venezuela faces collapse because of socialist government, disarmed populace
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
week the socialist government of Venezuela began seizing and destroying handguns, rifles and shotguns — continuing the late Hugo Chavez’s effort to solve the nation’s crime problem by disarming the nation. However, since Chavez imposed what he and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chavez casts divisive shadow over Venezuelan sport at Gamesher second-round bout at the Rio Games, she wore a uniform emblazoned with the
Chavez casts divisive shadow over Venezuelan sport at Games
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
her second-round bout at the Rio Games, she wore a uniform emblazoned with the eyes of the country's divisive late leader, Hugo Chavez. Back home, it was too much for TV viewers who blame Chavez and his followers for a collapsed economy, and they... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Chavez casts divisive shadow over Venezuelan sport at Gamesher second-round bout at the Rio Games, she wore a uniform emblazoned with the
Chavez casts divisive shadow over Venezuelan sport at Games
Reuters Sports News / Posted 6 days ago
her second-round bout at the Rio Games, she wore a uniform emblazoned with the eyes of the country's divisive late leader, Hugo Chavez. Back home, it was too much for TV viewers who blame Chavez and his followers for a collapsed economy, and they... Read more
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Rappler
Why has Duterte visited 14 military camps in less than a month?military support as a power base mirrors that of certain Latin American leaders
Why has Duterte visited 14 military camps in less than a month?
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
military support as a power base mirrors that of certain Latin American leaders like former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez who during his presidency curtailed some democratic freedoms and sought to rewrite his country’s... Read more
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Zero Hedge
After Confiscating Their Guns, Venezuela's Maduro Has Another Warning For Coup Plottersrevolution will do if the right wing steps over the line with a coup." Ever si
After Confiscating Their Guns, Venezuela's Maduro Has Another Warning For Coup Plotters
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
revolution will do if the right wing steps over the line with a coup." Ever since Maduro's mentor, the late President Hugo Chavez survived an opposition-backed coup attempt in 2002, the revolution he named after Latin American liberator Simon... Read more
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Reuters
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey'sthan 60,000 people in the military, judiciary, civil service and education. Ev
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey's
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
than 60,000 people in the military, judiciary, civil service and education. Ever since Maduro's mentor, the late President Hugo Chavez survived an opposition-backed coup attempt in 2002, the revolution he named after Latin American liberator Simon... Read more
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Swissinfo
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey'sthan 60,000 people in the military, judiciary, civil service and education. Ev
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey's
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
than 60,000 people in the military, judiciary, civil service and education. Ever since Maduro's mentor, the late President Hugo Chavez survived an opposition-backed coup attempt in 2002, the revolution he named after Latin American liberator Simon... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey'sthan 60,000 people in the military, judiciary, civil service and education. Ev
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey's
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
than 60,000 people in the military, judiciary, civil service and education. Ever since Maduro's mentor, the late President Hugo Chavez survived an opposition-backed coup attempt in 2002, the revolution he named after Latin American liberator Simon... Read more
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DW
Bolivian President Morales opens 'anti-imperialist' military academy |Nicaragua. Bolivian President Evo Morales modeled the idea of the school after
Bolivian President Morales opens 'anti-imperialist' military academy |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
Nicaragua. Bolivian President Evo Morales modeled the idea of the school after a suggestion by late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez The head of the country's armed forces, General Gonzalo Duran, added that the new school would teach about... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Venezuela's Oil Crisis Is Opening Old Wounds With Colombiauntil, by the beginning of September, the border had been completely sealed. M
Venezuela's Oil Crisis Is Opening Old Wounds With Colombia
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
until, by the beginning of September, the border had been completely sealed. Maduro—the socialist successor to the late Hugo Chavez—justified his decision as a necessary tool for the economic and physical safety of his citizens. He claimed that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Airport removes logo that looks like a giant penis before Putin visitan official visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin 'This is an element of t
Airport removes logo that looks like a giant penis before Putin visit
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
an official visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin 'This is an element of the corporate identity of the design company, Hugo Chavez, which designed the new terminal. 'The picture causes positive emotions to people and creates a friendly... Read more
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express
Socialist starvation: Venezuelan kids ransack bakery as leader celebrates with Castrocelebration with Fidel Castro for his 90th birthday. President Maduro took ove
Socialist starvation: Venezuelan kids ransack bakery as leader celebrates with Castro
express / Posted 10 days ago
celebration with Fidel Castro for his 90th birthday. President Maduro took over three years ago after long-serving leader Hugo Chavez died. Under Mr Maduro's watch citizens have been forced to queue more than 12 hours for food – yet still be... Read more
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Daily Star
Giant penis removed from airport before Putin’s red-carpet arrivalnobody is going to be painting over the drawing. "This is an element of the co
Giant penis removed from airport before Putin’s red-carpet arrival
Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
nobody is going to be painting over the drawing. "This is an element of the corporate identity of the design company, Hugo Chavez, which designed the new terminal.Vladimir Putin merchandise bizarre for sale in pictures "The picture causes... Read more
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News.com.au
Sign too rude for Putin to seenobody is going to be painting over the drawing. “This is an element of the co
Sign too rude for Putin to see
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
nobody is going to be painting over the drawing. “This is an element of the corporate identity of the design company, Hugo Chavez, which designed the new terminal. “The picture causes positive emotions to people and creates a friendly... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The West's Favored Autocratsbeen Saddam Hussein in Iraq, Bashar al-Assad of Syria, Muammar Gaddafi of Libya
The West's Favored Autocrats
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
been Saddam Hussein in Iraq, Bashar al-Assad of Syria, Muammar Gaddafi of Libya, the Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini in Iran, Hugo Chavez in Venezuela (who was not as autocratic as publicly portrayed), Fidel Castro in Cuba, and Vladimir Putin in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pokemon Go a protest vs crimeare likely not thrilled that the game has reached the final resting place of th
Pokemon Go a protest vs crime
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
are likely not thrilled that the game has reached the final resting place of their late mentor, the leftist firebrand Hugo Chavez. According to Fragoza, there are three Pokestops—landmarks to get useful items in the game—near the former... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Venezuelan and Cuban Folk Musicians Sing to Fidel Castrofor the birthday of Fidel Castro. In statements to acn new agency, Captain Jua
Venezuelan and Cuban Folk Musicians Sing to Fidel Castro
Radio Angulo / Posted 12 days ago
for the birthday of Fidel Castro. In statements to acn new agency, Captain Juan Escalona, former aide of Venezuela leader Hugo Chavez and foundation president said that he was happy to have implemented the idea of President Nicolas Maduro about an... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
In violence-racked Venezuela, Pokemon Go as protestare likely not thrilled that the game has reached the final resting place of th
In violence-racked Venezuela, Pokemon Go as protest
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
are likely not thrilled that the game has reached the final resting place of their late mentor, the leftist firebrand Hugo Chavez. According to Fragoza, there are three PokeStops -- landmarks to get useful items in the game -- near the former... Read more
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Rappler
In violence-racked Venezuela, Pokemon Go as protestare likely not thrilled that the game has reached the final resting place of th
In violence-racked Venezuela, Pokemon Go as protest
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
are likely not thrilled that the game has reached the final resting place of their late mentor, the leftist firebrand Hugo Chavez. According to Fragoza, there are three PokeStops – landmarks to get useful items in the game – near the former... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 14, 2016to recover from surgery, showing the bedridden Cuban leader talking with his br
This day in history, Aug. 14, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
to recover from surgery, showing the bedridden Cuban leader talking with his brother Raul as well as Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. Actor Bruno Kirby died in Los Angeles at age 57. Five years ago: Syria used gunboats for the first time to... Read more
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