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DW
UK establishment fighting 'proxy war' against Corbyn |Brexit, its problems with relationsips abroad extend beyond Europe. As staunch
DW / Posted 14 hours ago
Brexit, its problems with relationsips abroad extend beyond Europe. As staunch supporters of the late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez and successor Nicolas Maduro, McCluskey, along with Corbyn and other allies, have been attacked for hypocrisy and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Business news in brieffor years that Venezuela will soon run out of cash to pay its debts, President
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
for years that Venezuela will soon run out of cash to pay its debts, President Nicolas Maduro's government -- and that of Hugo Chavez before him -- have made honoring the obligations an issue of national pride. And this isn't the first time... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Shocking the world: Seven times leaders stole the show at the UNArafat at the Arab League summit in Rabat, Morocco in 1974. (Getty Images) 5.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Arafat at the Arab League summit in Rabat, Morocco in 1974. (Getty Images) 5. September 20, 2006: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez Chavez, who intensely disliked George W Bush, took to the podium at the General Assembly a day after the US... Read more
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The Economic Times
Donald Trump insists on 'America First.' Who will follow?world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders li
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders like Libya's Moammar Gadhafi and Venezuela's Hugo Chavez have unleashed such incendiary remarks at the United Nations lectern. "This was a speech at the wrong time to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Trump reverts to familiar formula in controversial UN debutthis is the same UN where Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev took off a shoe and b
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
this is the same UN where Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev took off a shoe and banged it like a gavel, and Venezuala's Hugo Chavez said he could smell sulphur after President George W Bush had left. Stranger things have indeed... Read more
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BBC News
Why Trump's UN rhetoric broke the mouldeven close. Theatrics yes: Libya's Colonel Muammar Qaddafi tearing out pages f
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
even close. Theatrics yes: Libya's Colonel Muammar Qaddafi tearing out pages from the UN Charter as he spoke. Venezuela's Hugo Chavez sniffing the "smell of sulphur" left behind by George W Bush. But to speak of wiping out a country of 25 million... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Analysis: Trump insists on 'America First.' Who will follow?world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders li
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders like Libya's Moammar Gadhafi and Venezuela's Hugo Chavez have unleashed such incendiary remarks at the United Nations lectern. "This was a speech at the wrong time to... Read more
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FOX News
Trump insists on 'America First.' Who will follow?world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders li
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders like Libya's Moammar Gadhafi and Venezuela's Hugo Chavez have unleashed such incendiary remarks at the United Nations lectern. "This was a speech at the wrong time to... Read more
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FOX News
Trump insists on 'America First.' Who will follow?world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders li
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders like Libya's Moammar Gadhafi and Venezuela's Hugo Chavez have unleashed such incendiary remarks at the United Nations lectern. "This was a speech at the wrong time to... Read more
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The Hill
Russian social media meddling a new spin on an old trickboatlift’s refugee population. Given Venezuela’s status as a protégé of Cuba,
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
boatlift’s refugee population. Given Venezuela’s status as a protégé of Cuba, it is hardly surprising that Caracas, under Hugo Chavez, sought to exploit socioeconomic tensions by distributing subsidized heating oil for low-income Americans as a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Trump insists on 'America First.' Who will follow?world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders li
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders like Libya's Moammar Gadhafi and Venezuela's Hugo Chavez have unleashed such incendiary remarks at the United Nations lectern. "This was a speech at the wrong time to... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Analysis: Trump insists on 'America First ' Who will follow?world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders li
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
world's club of "responsible" nations. In recent memory, only pariah leaders like Libya's Moammar Gadhafi and Venezuela's Hugo Chavez have unleashed such incendiary remarks at the United Nations lectern. "This was a speech at the wrong time to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
World leaders skip out on Trump to avoid the embarrassmentpredecessor’s footsteps by using the United Nation’s platform to rail against T
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
predecessor’s footsteps by using the United Nation’s platform to rail against Trump. In 2006, former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez notoriously called former U.S. President George W. Bush “the devil” who thinks he is “the owner of the... Read more
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The News & Observer
World leaders skip out on Trump to avoid the embarrassmentpredecessor’s footsteps by using the United Nation’s platform to rail against T
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
predecessor’s footsteps by using the United Nation’s platform to rail against Trump. In 2006, former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez notoriously called former U.S. President George W. Bush “the devil” who thinks he is “the owner of the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
In U.N. speech, Trump to call for international cooperation on North KoreaNikita Khrushchev, that same year, pounded his shoe in protest of a critical sp
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
Nikita Khrushchev, that same year, pounded his shoe in protest of a critical speech by a Filipino delegate. Venezuela dictator Hugo Chavez in 2006 compared Bush to the devil, and added that the stage "smells of sulfur still.” © 2017 USAT... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
In U.N. speech, Trump to call for international cooperation on North KoreaPremier Nikita Khrushchev, that same year, pounded his shoe in protest of a cri
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
Premier Nikita Khrushchev, that same year, pounded his shoe in protest of a critical speech by a Filipino delegate. Venezuela dictator Hugo Chavez in 2006 compared Bush to the devil, and added that the stage "smells of sulfur still.” © 2017 WX... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Flags, Symbols, And Statues Resurgent As Globalism DeclinesJames Cook in Australia, Father Junipero Serra in California, Christopher Colum
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
James Cook in Australia, Father Junipero Serra in California, Christopher Columbus in New York, King Kamehameha in Hawaii, Hugo Chavez in Venezuela, and Marthinus Pretorius and Paul Kruger in South Africa. This all represents the trend toward... Read more
3d
Reuters
Venezuela opposition blames Maduro for detained activist's deaththe party’s secretary general, Tomas Guanipa. Venezuela’s opposition parties a
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
the party’s secretary general, Tomas Guanipa. Venezuela’s opposition parties accuse Maduro, the 54-year-old successor of Hugo Chavez, of being a dictator and maintaining hundreds of political prisoners on trumped-up charges. He denies that,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela opposition blames Maduro for activist's jail deathsaid party secretary general Tomas Guanipa. Venezuela's opposition parties acc
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
said party secretary general Tomas Guanipa. Venezuela's opposition parties accuse Maduro, the 54-year-old successor of Hugo Chavez, of being a dictator and maintaining hundreds of political prisoners on trumped-up charges. He denies that,... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela opposition blames Maduro for activist's jail deathsaid party secretary general Tomas Guanipa. Venezuela’s opposition parties acc
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
said party secretary general Tomas Guanipa. Venezuela’s opposition parties accuse Maduro, the 54-year-old successor of Hugo Chavez, of being a dictator and maintaining hundreds of political prisoners on trumped-up charges. He denies that,... Read more
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DW
Seven anecdotes from UN General Assembly debates |he's waving his fist, rather than his shoe 6) Product placement At the genera
DW / Posted 3 days ago
he's waving his fist, rather than his shoe 6) Product placement At the general debate 2006, former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez turned the political stage into a marketing event. During his speech, in which he also branded former US... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
No military option for Venezuelainto Maduro’s fictional narrative that U.S. imperialism is the root of his coun
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
into Maduro’s fictional narrative that U.S. imperialism is the root of his country’s woes. It is not. He, and before him Hugo Chavez, are the primary architects. Second, Trump’s threat followed a 17-nation condemnation of Maduro’s crackdown on... Read more
6d
Reuters
Venezuela publishes oil prices in Chinese currency to shun U.S. dollaron Wednesday temporarily suspended the sale of dollars in order to incorporate
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday temporarily suspended the sale of dollars in order to incorporate other currencies. Late socialist leader Hugo Chavez during his 14-year rule repeatedly vowed to back away from the dollar, which he said was being printed... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela publishes oil prices in Chinese currency for first timeon Wednesday temporarily suspended the sale of dollars in order to incorporate
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday temporarily suspended the sale of dollars in order to incorporate other currencies. Late socialist leader Hugo Chavez during his 14-year rule repeatedly vowed to back away from the dollar, which he said was being printed... Read more
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6d
News 24 South Africa
Venezuela government, opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Maduro's increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Your democracy has just been stolen - and there's nothing you can do about it'your voice would matter. She is now, effectively, ruling by decree. The same m
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
your voice would matter. She is now, effectively, ruling by decree. The same method used by Adolf Hitler, Kim Jong-Un and Hugo Chavez (who she constantly tells us is an idol of her opponents) to crush oppression and establish an absolutist... Read more
6d
FOX News
Pets or meat? Venezuela's Maduro urges starving populace to eat rabbitsby an ongoing economic crisis spurred by the socialist policies of Maduro and h
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
by an ongoing economic crisis spurred by the socialist policies of Maduro and his predecessor, the late former President Hugo Chavez. Low supplies of food and medicine are leaving millions of people starving and desperate for medical treatment.... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Bury Times
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Gazette
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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guardian-series
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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DW
Talks between Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and opposition make headway |are friendly with the government of Nicolas Maduro, who took power in 2013 as t
DW / Posted 6 days ago
are friendly with the government of Nicolas Maduro, who took power in 2013 as the successor to socialist revolutionary Hugo Chavez. Mexico has spoken out against Maduro's increasingly repressive rule while the Chilean embassy in Caracas has... Read more
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Harrow Times
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Gazette News
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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This is West Country
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Bolton News
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Croydon Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 7 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Venezuela’s government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro’s increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Venezuela's government and opposition advance in talksBolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Boliv
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Bolivia and Nicaragua are staunch allies and members of the anti-American Bolivarian Alliance created by the late Hugo Chavez. Mexico has taken the lead in Latin America in harshly criticising Mr Maduro's increasingly authoritarian rule... Read more
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DW
Who makes up Venezuela's political opposition? |of the largest opposition party, Justice First. Capriles twice ran as the MUD c
DW / Posted 7 days ago
of the largest opposition party, Justice First. Capriles twice ran as the MUD candidate for president, losing to the Hugo Chavez in 2012 and again to Maduro by only 1.5 percent in a special election in 2013 following Chavez's death. The... Read more
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DW
Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro backs talks with reluctant opposition |poverty rates, better education and health, and economic growth: These are all
DW / Posted 8 days ago
poverty rates, better education and health, and economic growth: These are all part of the legacy of Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez, who died in 2013. Equally part of the socialist's legacy was mismanagement. Not only did he fail to keep the... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Venezuela leaders, opposition explore possibility of talkspictures of opposition leaders blaming them for United States' sanctions agains
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
pictures of opposition leaders blaming them for United States' sanctions against Venezuela and asked the Attorney General to prosecute them. At right the man wears a shirt featuring Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez. (AP Photo/Ariana Cub... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Venezuela leaders, opposition explore possibility of talkspictures of opposition leaders blaming them for United States' sanctions agains
Santa Maria Times / Posted 9 days ago
pictures of opposition leaders blaming them for United States' sanctions against Venezuela and asked the Attorney General to prosecute them. At right the man wears a shirt featuring Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez. (AP Photo/Ariana Cub... Read more
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