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Zero Hedge
Venezuela Will "Purge" All State Workers Who Sign Maduro Recall PetitionVenezuela, a top government official said Thursday that a list of those who sig
Venezuela Will "Purge" All State Workers Who Sign Maduro Recall Petition
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 hours ago
Venezuela, a top government official said Thursday that a list of those who signed a petition seeking to recall President Nicolas Maduro will be handed over to government ministries and state-run companies. The tactic is clearly an attempt to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
One explanation of how democracy died in VenezuelaFILE - In this April 12, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro
One explanation of how democracy died in Venezuela
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 22 hours ago
FILE - In this April 12, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during the installation of a truth commission, at Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela. Socialist party leader Jorge Rodriguez said Monday, Aug. 22,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Venezuela civil servants face sack over referendumVenezuelan civil servants who signed a petition for a referendum on removing Pr
Venezuela civil servants face sack over referendum
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Venezuelan civil servants who signed a petition for a referendum on removing President Nicolas Maduro from power must be sacked within 48 hours, according to a spokesman for the ruling Socialist Party. Five ministries have been given lists of... Read more
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FOX Business
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petitionPresident Nicolas Maduro is ordering retaliation against managers in government
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petition
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
President Nicolas Maduro is ordering retaliation against managers in government agencies who signed a petition to recall him from office. Socialist party leader Jorge Rodriguez said Monday that Maduro had set a 48-hour deadline for ministers to fire... Read more
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FOX Business
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petitionCARACAS, Venezuela – President Nicolas Maduro is ordering retaliation against m
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petition
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
CARACAS, Venezuela – President Nicolas Maduro is ordering retaliation against managers in government agencies who signed a petition to recall him from office. Continue Reading Below Socialist party leader Jorge Rodriguez said Monday that Maduro had... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petitionFILE - In this April 12, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petition
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
FILE - In this April 12, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during the installation of a truth commission, at Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela. Socialist party leader Jorge Rodriguez said Monday, Aug. 22,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petitionFILE - In this April 12, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petition
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
FILE - In this April 12, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during the installation of a truth commission, at Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela. Socialist party leader Jorge Rodriguez said Monday, Aug. 22,... Read more
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Salon.com
Venezuelan gov’t workers to lose jobs over recall petitionCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — President Nicolas Maduro is ordering retaliation agai
Venezuelan gov’t workers to lose jobs over recall petition
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — President Nicolas Maduro is ordering retaliation against managers in government agencies who signed a petition to recall him from office. Socialist party leader Jorge Rodriguez said Monday that Maduro had set a 48-hour... Read more
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Daily Herald
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petitionCARACAS, Venezuela -- President Nicolas Maduro is ordering retaliation against
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petition
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
CARACAS, Venezuela -- President Nicolas Maduro is ordering retaliation against managers in government agencies who signed a petition to recall him from office. Socialist party leader Jorge Rodriguez said Monday that Maduro had set a 48-hour deadline... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petitionFILE - In this April 12, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro
Venezuelan gov't workers to lose jobs over recall petition
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
FILE - In this April 12, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during the installation of a truth commission, at Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela. Socialist party leader Jorge Rodriguez said Monday, Aug. 22,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Venezuela's Olympic athletes to get free housing from governmentathletes won gold this year, but they're getting another prize — new homes from
Venezuela's Olympic athletes to get free housing from government
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
athletes won gold this year, but they're getting another prize — new homes from the government. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced Monday that all the country's participants in the Olympics will get free housing upon their return... Read more
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Rappler
OAS chief says no democracy, rule of law in Venezuelathe climate of "intimidation" against the political opposition in Venezuela and
OAS chief says no democracy, rule of law in Venezuela
Rappler / Posted yesterday
the climate of "intimidation" against the political opposition in Venezuela and those working to recall leftist President Nicolas Maduro. "No regional or subregional forum can ignore the reality that today in Venezuela there is no democracy or... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela president orders public worker sackings over referendum callVenezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with ministers at
Venezuela president orders public worker sackings over referendum call
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with ministers at Miraflores Palace in Caracas, Venezuela August 20, 2016. Miraflores Palace/Handout via CARACAS President Nicolas Maduro has set a 48-hour deadline for ministers to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The country where every Olympian gets a free houseall 87 of Venezuela's Rio Games athletes are getting another prize - new homes
The country where every Olympian gets a free house
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
all 87 of Venezuela's Rio Games athletes are getting another prize - new homes from the government. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced on Monday that all of the country's Games team will get free housing upon their return from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela president orders public worker sackings over referendum callCARACAS: President Nicolas Maduro has set a 48-hour deadline for ministers to d
Venezuela president orders public worker sackings over referendum call
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
CARACAS: President Nicolas Maduro has set a 48-hour deadline for ministers to dismiss some public workers who requested a recall referendum against him, a Socialist Party spokesman said Monday. Hundreds of public workers have already said they were... Read more
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SportsFan
Apartments for Venezuela's teamall 87 of Venezuela's Rio Games athletes are getting another prize - new homes
Apartments for Venezuela's team
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
all 87 of Venezuela's Rio Games athletes are getting another prize - new homes from the government. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced on Monday that all of the country's Games team will get free housing upon their return from... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Venezuela to give free housing to returning Olympiansathletes won gold this year, but they're getting another prize - new homes from
Venezuela to give free housing to returning Olympians
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
athletes won gold this year, but they're getting another prize - new homes from the government. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced Monday that all the country's participants in the Olympics will get free housing upon their return... Read more
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FOX News
Colombia to deport 33 Venezuelans after border reopeningdesperate to buy food and medicine hard to find at home have been flooding acro
Colombia to deport 33 Venezuelans after border reopening
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
desperate to buy food and medicine hard to find at home have been flooding across the border since Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro this month reopened crossings that he closed a year earlier as part of a crackdown on smuggling. Over the... Read more
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Salon.com
Colombia to deport 33 Venezuelans after border reopeningdesperate to buy food and medicine hard to find at home have been flooding acro
Colombia to deport 33 Venezuelans after border reopening
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
desperate to buy food and medicine hard to find at home have been flooding across the border since Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro this month reopened crossings that he closed a year earlier as part of a crackdown on smuggling. Over the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela interior minister lashes out at US over cocaine chargesto the United States. Washington has long alleged senior Venezuelan military o
Venezuela interior minister lashes out at US over cocaine charges
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
to the United States. Washington has long alleged senior Venezuelan military officials and political allies of President Nicolas Maduro were complicit in the trade. Last year, two nephews of the first lady were indicted in New York on charges of... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela interior minister lashes out at U.S. over cocaine chargesto the United States. Washington has long alleged senior Venezuelan military o
Venezuela interior minister lashes out at U.S. over cocaine charges
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
to the United States. Washington has long alleged senior Venezuelan military officials and political allies of President Nicolas Maduro were complicit in the trade. Last year, two nephews of the first lady were indicted in New York on charges of... 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 2 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 crisistheir best to keep the protesters from turning into a meaningful mass. The mil
Venezuela’s military emerges stronger during national crisis
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
their best to keep the protesters from turning into a meaningful mass. The military has many reasons to support President Nicolas Maduro, including duty, prestige and perks. They have their own food distribution systems, so they don’t have to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chavez casts divisive shadow over Venezuelan sport at Gamesof pro-government athletes who have benefited from state support and who back C
Chavez casts divisive shadow over Venezuelan sport at Games
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
of pro-government athletes who have benefited from state support and who back Chavez's self-declared "son" and successor, Nicolas Maduro. Maduro, in turn, has used the Olympics to score political points in marathon television appearances. On... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Chavez casts divisive shadow over Venezuelan sport at Gamesof pro-government athletes who have benefited from state support and who back C
Chavez casts divisive shadow over Venezuelan sport at Games
Reuters Sports News / Posted 3 days ago
of pro-government athletes who have benefited from state support and who back Chavez's self-declared "son" and successor, Nicolas Maduro. Maduro, in turn, has used the Olympics to score political points in marathon television appearances. On... Read more
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Boston Herald
US searches for new Venezuela strategy as Maduro government hangs onWASHINGTON — The Obama administration has intensified its push for a recall vot
US searches for new Venezuela strategy as Maduro government hangs on
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration has intensified its push for a recall vote against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, even as the government there has made it clear that it’s unwilling to allow a vote that could put the opposition in... Read more
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The Columbian
Berko: Speculating a portfolio of oil, gasof those, then the following picks were chosen just for you by Nigerian Preside
Berko: Speculating a portfolio of oil, gas
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
of those, then the following picks were chosen just for you by Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and Goldman Sachs. BP PLC (BP-$34), a $211 billion-revenue integrated oil... Read more
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Zero Hedge
After Confiscating Their Guns, Venezuela's Maduro Has Another Warning For Coup PlottersVenezuela, a top government official said Thursday that a list of those who sig
After Confiscating Their Guns, Venezuela's Maduro Has Another Warning For Coup Plotters
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Venezuela, a top government official said Thursday that a list of those who signed a petition seeking to recall President Nicolas Maduro will be handed over to government ministries and state-run companies." “In a revolution, revolutionaries must... Read more
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Reuters
Angolan president Dos Santos re-elected leader of ruling MPLA partyMaduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey's C
Angolan president Dos Santos re-elected leader of ruling MPLA party
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey's CARACAS Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said the purge by Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan meted out on rivals after a failed coup would look like child's play... Read more
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iol.co.za
Maduro warns of dire consquences for coup plottersCaracas - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said the purge by Turkish Presid
Maduro warns of dire consquences for coup plotters
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Caracas - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said the purge by Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan meted out on rivals after a failed coup would look like child's play compared with the action he would take if opposition tried something similar in the... Read more
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Reuters
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey'sVenezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a visit to an industrial saw
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey's
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a visit to an industrial sawmill in Chaguaramas, Venezuela August 18, 2016. Miraflores Palace/Handout via REUTERS CARACAS Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said the purge by Turkish President... Read more
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Swissinfo
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey'sCARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said the purge by Turk
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey's
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said the purge by Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan meted out on rivals after a failed coup would look like child's play compared with the action he would take if opposition tried something... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey'sCARACAS: Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said the purge by Turkish Preside
Maduro says any Venezuela coup bid would meet tougher reaction than Turkey's
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
CARACAS: Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said the purge by Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan meted out on rivals after a failed coup would look like child's play compared with the action he would take if opposition tried something similar in the... Read more
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Newsmax
Venezuela's Gold Reserves Tumble 25 Percent Amid Economic Crisishonor debts despite growing discontent over shortages of essential items, and a
Venezuela's Gold Reserves Tumble 25 Percent Amid Economic Crisis
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
honor debts despite growing discontent over shortages of essential items, and a record-low approval rating for President Nicolas Maduro. Venezuela’s total foreign currency reserves, which include the gold holdings, dropped to $11.99 billion on... Read more
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The Hindu
‘NAM principles more relevant now’he will come,” Ms. Rodriguez told The Hindu, while in Delhi for one day to hand
‘NAM principles more relevant now’
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
he will come,” Ms. Rodriguez told The Hindu, while in Delhi for one day to hand over the invitation letter from President Nicolas Maduro to the government. “The Non-Aligned principles are today more relevant than ever. So we are sure that India... Read more
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DW
Venezuelan army detains journalists outside palace |SNTP condemned the detentions as "an act of intimidation," with the pair appreh
Venezuelan army detains journalists outside palace |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
SNTP condemned the detentions as "an act of intimidation," with the pair apprehended close to the offices of President Nicolas Maduro. Media rights groups have criticized Venezuela for violating freedom of the press with one group, Espacio... Read more
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The Hindu
‘NAM principles more relevant now’he will come,” Ms. Rodriguez told The Hindu, while in Delhi for one day to hand
‘NAM principles more relevant now’
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
he will come,” Ms. Rodriguez told The Hindu, while in Delhi for one day to hand over the invitation letter from President Nicolas Maduro to the government. “The Non-Aligned principles are today more relevant than ever. So we are sure that India... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Venezuela crushes 2,000 guns in public, plans registry of bulletscurrency collapse, police salaries have fallen far behind rising prices creatin
Venezuela crushes 2,000 guns in public, plans registry of bullets
Bdnews24.com / Posted 6 days ago
currency collapse, police salaries have fallen far behind rising prices creating more incentives for corruption. President Nicolas Maduro promoted Reverol this month, days after the United States accused the former anti-drugs tsar of taking bribes... Read more
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New Kerala
Starving Venezuelans slaughter horse for meat - newkerala.com #106523food, but state prosecutors have opened an investigation into the deaths of var
Starving Venezuelans slaughter horse for meat - newkerala.com #106523
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
food, but state prosecutors have opened an investigation into the deaths of various species of wildlife at the zoo. President Nicolas Maduro blames the country's problems on an "economic war" waged by local opponents and the US, the Daily Mail add... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Venezuela crushes 2,000 guns, plans registry of bulletscurrency collapse, police salaries have fallen far behind rising prices creatin
Venezuela crushes 2,000 guns, plans registry of bullets
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
currency collapse, police salaries have fallen far behind rising prices creating more incentives for corruption. President Nicolas Maduro promoted Reverol this month, days after the United States accused the former anti-drugs tsar of taking bribes... Read more
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Business Insider
Venezuela just crushed 2,000 guns in public, but the country is still awash in weaponryReverol, then general commander of the Venezuelan national guard, at the annual
Venezuela just crushed 2,000 guns in public, but the country is still awash in weaponry
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Reverol, then general commander of the Venezuelan national guard, at the annual state of the nation address by President Nicolas Maduro at the National Assembly in Caracas.Thomson Reuters "We are going to bring disarmament and peace," Reverol... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Venezuela crushes 2,000 guns in launch of stalled gun control campaigncurrency collapse, police salaries have fallen far behind rising prices creatin
Venezuela crushes 2,000 guns in launch of stalled gun control campaign
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
currency collapse, police salaries have fallen far behind rising prices creating more incentives for corruption. President Nicolas Maduro promoted Reverol this month, days after the United States accused the former anti-drugs tsar of taking bribes... Read more
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express
Socialist starvation: Venezuelan kids ransack bakery as leader celebrates with CastroThe shocking images juxtapose with the luxurious life of the socialist presiden
Socialist starvation: Venezuelan kids ransack bakery as leader celebrates with Castro
express / Posted 7 days ago
The shocking images juxtapose with the luxurious life of the socialist president Nicolas Maduro who just returned from celebrating the 90th birthday of communist icon Fidel Castro. Inflation in the crisis-hit country is now the highest in the world... Read more
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Daily Mail
Starving Venezuelans break into a zoo and slaughter a horse for meatbut state prosecutors have opened an investigation into the deaths of 'various
Starving Venezuelans break into a zoo and slaughter a horse for meat
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
but state prosecutors have opened an investigation into the deaths of 'various species of wildlife' at the zoo. President Nicolas Maduro blames the country's problems on an 'economic war' waged by local opponents and the United States. His... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Clinton Presidency Will Be A Disaster For The Caribbeaninvolved in the arms and drug smuggling business with Lebanese Hezbollah. Other
A Clinton Presidency Will Be A Disaster For The Caribbean
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
involved in the arms and drug smuggling business with Lebanese Hezbollah. Others on today’s hit list include Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro, who is experiencing an unprecedented US economic war against his country, and Saint Vincent and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namibia's President Geingob Wishes Cuba's Castro Happy Birthdaymade a rare public appearance for his 90th birthday, alongside his brother and
Namibia's President Geingob Wishes Cuba's Castro Happy Birthday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
made a rare public appearance for his 90th birthday, alongside his brother and successor, Raul, and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, a live broadcast on local television showed. The revolutionary Cuban leader, who had not been seen publicly... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuelan President's approval rating falls to nine-month lowVenezuela's President Nicolas Maduro waits the arrival of Colombia's President
Venezuelan President's approval rating falls to nine-month low
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro waits the arrival of Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos at Macagua Hydroelectric compound in Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela, August 11, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins CARACAS - Venezuelan President Nicolas... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Oil reaches highest in four weeks on OPEC speculationnext year, Russia's Novak said in an interview with newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat.
Oil reaches highest in four weeks on OPEC speculation
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
next year, Russia's Novak said in an interview with newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat. Venezuela has begun coordinating efforts among OPEC members and producers outside the group including Russia, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on state televisi... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Oil reaches highest in four weeks on OPEC speculationnext year, Russia's Novak said in an interview with newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat.
Oil reaches highest in four weeks on OPEC speculation
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
next year, Russia's Novak said in an interview with newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat. Venezuela has begun coordinating efforts among OPEC members and producers outside the group including Russia, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on state televisi... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pokemon Go a protest vs crimethe Pokemon monsters are unwelcome guests as far as one important Venezuelan is
Pokemon Go a protest vs crime
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
the Pokemon monsters are unwelcome guests as far as one important Venezuelan is concerned: embattled President Nicolas Maduro, who has blamed the game for causing a “culture of violence.” During a weekly TV address last month, the... Read more
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