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...

Unasur asks US to repeal the decree that penalizes Venezuela

As a result of the extraordinary meeting of foreign ministers of the Union of South American Nations (Unasur) two statements about the Venezuelan situation were issued.In the first paper, UNASUR rejects the executive order from the US government, that on March 9 issued sanctions...

10 foreign ministers have confirmed their attendance at the meeting of UNASUR

The preparatory meeting of foreign ministers to take a decision on the sanctioning measures the United States has taken against Maduro´s government has so far the confirmation of 10 foreign ministers. The Secretary General of UNASUR, Ernesto Samper, minutes before startin...

Venezuelan opposition reiterates to Unasur that will dialogue with Maduro in exchange for liberate their prisoners

The Venezuelan opposition alliance Democratic Unity Roundtable (MUD for its Spanish acronym) reiterated this Friday, March 6 to the foreign ministers of UNASUR they will only resume the dialogue with the government of Nicolás Maduro if this liberates jailed opposition...

Ecuador confirms visit of chancellors and secretary of UNASUR to Venezuela

The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ricardo Patino, confirmed through his Twitter account the visit of a delegation of three chancellors and the secretary of UNASUR, Ernesto Samper, to Venezuela, a country shaken by an economic crisis and the government´s complaints about an...

Unasur foreign ministers today analyze the Venezuela-US situation

The Special Commission of Foreign Ministers of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) will meet on February 9 in Montevideo, Uruguay, to analyze the internal situation of Venezuela and its relationship with the United States, at the request of Venezuelan President Nicolás...

Maduro denounces assassination attempt against him during UNASUR meeting

Nicolás Maduro, president of Venezuela denounced a frustrated assassination attempt during his visit to Ecuador, as part of the presidential summit of UNASUR, according to a television interview recorded and broadcast yesterday. “At the meeting of UNASUR (Union of South...

Seven road connectivity projects will be promoted by the Unasur

The Secretary General of the body, the Colombian Ernesto Samper, reported on Monday that the Union of South American Nations (Unasur) promotes the development of seven road and river connectivityprojects between its 12 member countries. “All these projects touch the 12...