Correa: US military intervention. in Venezuela is “very difficult”

President Rafael Correa said on Thursday it is “very difficult” that exist a US military intervention in Venezuela following the White House considered the Venezuelan situation as a threat to American security. “I think it’s very difficult military...

Maduro asks Ecuador to lead the mediation group between Venezuela and the US

The President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, asked on Wednesday to Ecuador to lead the “group of facilitators” of different Latin American organizations, proposed during the Summit of the ALBA, to mediate between the US and Venezuela. “We have asked Ecuador,...

ALBA members meet in Caracas to address tensions between the US and Venezuela

The block of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA) will meet this Tuesday in Caracas to assess the tensions between the US and Venezuela, and define joint positions for the VII Summit of the Americas next month. President Nicolas Maduro will meet with his...

Venezuelan Assembly granted special powers to Maduro until late 2015

The Venezuelan legislature passed on Sunday “anti-imperialist” superpowers requested by leftist President Nicolas Maduro to rule by decree until the end of 2015 on security and defense affairs, amid the growing tension with the United States. “This Assembly...

Maduro says he lends a hand to the US government to advance ‘together forward frank dialogues ‘

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that he tends “a hand to the US Government” to advance “together forward Frank dialogue” after the declaration of “national emergency” announced by the US President Barack Obama. “I lend a hand to...

Venezuelan opponent arrested for organizing protests in 2014 commits suicide

Rodolfo Gonzalez, 63, accused as one of the organizers of anti-government protests of early 2014, committed suicide in a prison of the intelligence service (SEBIN) at early hours of Friday, reported his lawyer. “After he was confirmed he would go to an ordinary prison,...

Persecution of dissidents of the Maduro government will continue, according to Leopoldo López

Jailed opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez said that the “persecution” of dissidents of the regime of th eVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro will continue, according to an interview published this Friday by the Spanish newspaper El Pais. “The persecution and...

Maduro: “US has decided to accomplish the task of overthrowing my government “

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro reported that the US government Monday decided to take on the task of overthrowing at the inability of local opponents to destabilize his administration. “The coup, (which) gringa invoice has, has been defeated and before the defeat of...