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Venezuela’s New Parliament Holds Its First Legislative Session

Lawmakers approved the creation of three special commissions, one of which is aimed at defending Venezuelan sovereignty on the Essequibo territory.  Jan 7 (teleSUR) Venezuela’s new Parliament held its first legislative session on Thursday and approved the creation of three special commissions … Continue reading

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Mexico highlights offer of political asylum to Assange

Mexico, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) La Jornada newspaper described as ‘relevant’ President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s decision to offer asylum to Julian Assange and request his pardon to the United Kingdom. In an editorial, the newspaper considered that the ruling … Continue reading

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Hard currencies and the monetary overhaul in Cuba

Havana, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) As the beginning of the monetary overhaul in Cuba approaches, on January 1, many wonder how the exchange of hard currencies will take place and what the situation of bank accounts in freely convertible currencies … Continue reading

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Mexico Will Not Grant Long-Term Contracts for Oil Import-Exports

Contracts for international fuel trade to private companies will only be allowed for a period of up to 5 years. Dec 28 (teleSUR) Mexico’s Energy Ministry (Sener) on Monday announced that it will no longer allow 20-year import-export contracts that were granted to oil … Continue reading

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UN Rapporteur To Analyze Impacts of US Sanctions on Venezuela

For more than a decade, the Bolivarian nation has been the victim of economic bullying from the U.S. government. Dec 28 (teleSUR) Following an invitation of President Nicolas Maduro’s administration, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive … Continue reading

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Venezuela’s State Airline: A Symbol of Sovereignty in 2020

Here are some of Conviasa’s praiseworthy triumphs as the Bolivarian Revolution ramps up efforts to combat the U.S. blockade. Dec 27 (teleSUR) Venezuela’s state airline Conviasa transported 1,300,000 kilos of air cargo in 2020, flying distances as far as China … Continue reading

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10 Million Toys Distributed to Working Class Venezuelan Households

The Bolivarian Government delivered the gifts through the CLAP system. Dec 26 (teleSUR) In keeping with annual tradition, the Bolivarian government of Venezuela is delivering 10 million toys to children throughout Venezuelan in time for Christmas.  Chavista leaders shared the task of handing … Continue reading

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Venezuela Receives Chinese Medical Supplies To Fight COVID-19

Over 274 tons of Chinese equipment, medical inputs, and medicines have been received so far this year. Dec 22 (teleSUR) Venezuela’s Vice President Delcy Rodriguez on Tuesday welcomed the arrival of medical supplies donated by China to support the fight against the pandemic. After … Continue reading

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Venezuela Pays Homage to Former Vice President José Vicente Rangel

The outstanding figure and close friend to Commander Hugo Chavez died Friday at the age of 91. Dec 19 (teleSUR) President Nicolas Maduro has paid a heartfelt tribute to revolutionary leader, José Vicente Rangel, who passed away on Friday. President Maduro recalled the … Continue reading

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Biden Team Seeks Dialogue with Venezuelan Government

Several sources say the incoming U.S. administration is planning to establish talks with Venezuela. Dec 18 (teleSUR) The team of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden “is preparing to hold negotiations with the the Venezuelan government of President Nicolas Maduro, according to U.S. outlet Bloomberg, citing … Continue reading

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