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 provides its full support to Venezuela in its political conflict with the US

The Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas (ALBA) expressed through a statement its full support to Venezuela, after the US qualified the South American country as an “extraordinary threat” to its security. After a meeting held in Caracas with the presence of members of...

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...

Evo Morales requires”Apologize” of the US to Venezuela before the Summit of the Americas

The President of Bolivia, Evo Morales, demanded this Friday to his US counterpart, Barack Obama, to “apologize” to Venezuela for its “threats” before the Summit of the Americas. The president of Bolivia, who condemned the United States for declaring...

Correa criticizes performance of Deputy Mayor Tabacchi during tribute to Mujica

President Rafael Correa criticized the speech which gave Doménica Tabacchi, Deputy Mayor of Guayaquil, in honor of President of Uruguay, José Mujica, held this week at the Civic Center of the city. In her speech, Tabacchi Mujica described as an “example of simplicity and...

Putin criticizes and recognizes that Western sanctions have affected Russia

Then Russian President Vladimir Putin lashed out this Thursday against western attempts to contain Russia, he acknowledged that economic sanctions have hurt the country and announced plans to strengthen ties with Latin America. During his speech on the state of the Nation before...

Poroshenko: Ukraine is committed to peace but ready for war

The President Petro Poroshenko, warned yesterday that Ukraine is committed to the peace process begun with pro-Russian separatists, however, is rearming for a possible new war. “Ukraine is firmly committed to the peace plan” but is willing to deal with a rebel...

UN and EU do not recognize the elections held in eastern Ukraine

The deputy spokesman of the United Nations (UN), Farhan Haq, described as “useless” the elections held last Sunday at Donbass, in eastern Ukraine. “The UN General Secretary Ban Ki-moon said recently that these elections will be useless, a position which still...