VENEZUELA began a complete restructuring of its foreign debt yesterday in response to US financial sanctions.
In a televised address on Thursday night alongside Vice-President Tareck El Aissami, Mr Maduro announced the refinancing of all foreign debt payments as part of “the...
Saturday 4th Nov 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
VENEZUELAN police have smashed an opposition plot to sabotage electricity, gas and water supplies, President Nicolas Maduro announced on Monday night.
Wednesday 4th Oct 2017
SIXTY nations defended Venezuela’s right to peace and sovereignty before the United Nations human rights commission on Thursday.
The country’s permanent UN representative in Geneva, Jorge Valero, said African, Asian, European and American nations had signed a solidarity...
Saturday 30th Sep 2017
VENEZUELA’S right-wing opposition said yesterday that it had pulled out of talks with the government, even as the president said they were going ahead.
Hard-line factions of the Democratic Unity Roundtable (Mud) coalition apparently won out as a spokesman said its delegation...
Thursday 28th Sep 2017
LABOUR MP Chris Williamson challenged Channel 4’s Michael Crick and The Observer’s Nick Cohen to “report both sides” at a packed fringe meeting on Latin America on Tuesday night.
On Venezuela, Mr Williamson slammed the one-sided media narrative of a government...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
VENEZUELA’S Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza accused Donald Trump on Monday of acting like “the world’s emperor,” after the US president added the country to his travel-ban list.
Speaking at the United Nations, Mr Arreaza railed: “As if he were the...
Wednesday 27th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
Trump’s hostile policies towards Venezuela will do nothing to solve the country’s problems, and have attracted criticism from both Venezuela and the US, writes SUSAN GREY
Tuesday 26th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
President offers fiery retort to rhetoric of racial supremacy
Thursday 21st Sep 2017
Defence minister assures delegates that no coup is coming
Wednesday 20th Sep 2017
THE imperialist war on Venezuela is being fought on the battleground of the media, Information Minister Ernesto Villegas said on Monday.
Speaking at a military ceremony in Caracas attended by international solidarity delegates, Mr Villegas said: “Today the war is fundamentally...