US clarifies before the OAS it will not intervene militarily in Venezuela

The United States denied on Thursday the alleged plot of a “military invasion” in Venezuela and defended its “sovereign” right to impose sanctions on that country, while it urged the OAS to “rule on” the “violations” of human rights...

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...

US declares Venezuela as a threat to national security

The US president, Barack Obama, declared by executive action to Venezuela as a threat to national security and imposed sanctions to seven officials of Nicolas Maduro’s government. The enforcement action suspends visa and assets freeze on US soil of seven military and police...

Maduro warns of “global uprising” if the US “touches Venezuela”

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, predicted this weekend a global insurrection of workers and peasants if imperialism, (United States), “touches Venezuela” directly or through “internal lackeys”. “If to Venezuela someday imperialism, through its...

Venezuela celebrates 2nd Anniversary of the death of Hugo Chavez

Supporters and officials of the Venezuelan government paid tribute to former President Hugo Chavez, on the occasion of the second anniversary of his death in a massive act amid an acute economic and political crisis faced by the country. The event took place at the Plaza Bolivar...

Venezuelan opponent Capriles says that government is capable of suspending legislative elections

The Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles said that the government of Nicolas Maduro is capable of suspending the legislative elections scheduled for the end of the year by the decline in surveys results and the severe economic crisis that hits the country. “The...

Diplomatic staff of US Embassy in Venezuela shall be reduced

The Government of Venezuela gave the US embassy 15 days to reduce its active diplomatic staff to 17 people. “In regard to the suitability for a number of 17 officials the US Embassy should work with in Venezuela, a period of 15 days was given,” said Chancellor Delcy...

Maduro accused television media of being involved in coup plan

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro said the Venezuelan television media are involved in a coup plot against him, having seen on the news of an alleged “total manipulation” of information. “I was watching the news media of the bourgeoisie, are all packed...