Showing posts with label Venezuela. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Venezuela. Show all posts

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Estados Unidos expulsa a dos diplomáticos venezolanos

El Departamento de Estado
El gobierno de Estados Unidos ordenó este miércoles la expulsión de dos diplomáticos venezolanos, a los que dio 48 horas para que abandonen el país, como respuesta recíproca a la decisión del presidente Nicolás Maduro de echar de su país a dos funcionarios estadounidenses.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

US tightens Venezuela sanctions. - 14 mainly Latin American members to recall their ambassadors

14 mainly Latin American members moved to recall their ambassadors
Venezuela faced growing international isolation and a deepening economic crisis Monday following President Nicolas Maduro's contested re-election as the United States tightened the screws on his regime over a "sham" vote.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Canadá reduce el nivel de relaciones diplomáticas con Venezuela

la ministra de Exteriores canadiense, Chrystia Freeland
Canadá ha condenado las elecciones presidenciales que Venezuela celebró el pasado 20 de mayo —en las que el presidente venezolano, Nicolás Maduro, resultó reelegido en el cargo— y ha decidido reducir el nivel de sus relaciones diplomáticas con ese país sudamericano, según ha anunciado en un comunicado la ministra de Exteriores canadiense, Chrystia Freeland.

Maduro wins Venezuelan election branded ‘illegitimate & undemocratic’ by US and opposition

Nicolas Maduro
Nicolas Maduro has been declared the winner of Sunday’s presidential election, which saw a 46.1 percent turnout, according to Venezuela’s electoral council, after the opposition branded the vote a fraud and called for a boycott.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

US slaps new sanctions on Venezuela

The U.S. Treasury
The U.S. Treasury announced on Friday that it has imposed sanctions on an influential Venezuelan political figure, three persons related to him and his alleged "corruption network."

Friday, March 2, 2018

Sanctions still under consideration for Venezuela, U.S. says

Sanctions still under consideration for Venezuela
All options are on the table, including sanctions, when considering tools to coerce Venezuela into following constitutional lines, the U.S. government said.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

U.S. mulling over impact of oil-related sanctions on Venezuela

impact of oil-related sanctions on Venezuela
The U.S. government is weighing the potential negative impacts of placing sanctions on Venezuelan oil or oil-related products, the secretary of state said.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Venezuela’s Maduro may be kicked out by own military & get ‘nice’ exile in Cuba, Tillerson hints

the army has often been an “agent of change” in the Latin American country
Issuing an ambiguous threat to Venezuela, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the army has often been an “agent of change” in the Latin American country and beyond in cases when leadership “can no longer serve the people.”

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Venezuela: EU sanctions designed to create conditions for intervention

Venezuela
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza said Tuesday that the sanctions the European Union imposed on Caracas are designed to create the conditions for an "intervention," and he reiterated his rejection of the move after meeting with European diplomats accredited to the oil-producing nation.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Maduro meets with opposition governors sworn in before ANC assembly

opposition governors sworn in before ANC assembly
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday met with three of the four opposition governors who on Monday took their oaths of office before the Constituent National Assembly (ANC), an overarching legislative body comprised solely of government-supporting lawmakers and thus considered to be illegitimate by a sizable portion of the international community.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Sunday, August 27, 2017

6 Die in clashes between Venezuelan army and attack group

clashes between Venezuelan army and attack group
Six people were killed Saturday in clashes between the Venezuelan army and an armed group in the western state of Tachira that borders on Colombia, during military drills being carried out in this country, Major General Jesus Suarez Chourio reported.

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Venezuela mulls steps to shield against US sanctions

Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA)
Venezuelan Foreign Affairs Minister Jorge Arreaza said on Friday that his country was considering measures to shield itself against US economic sanctions.

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Venezuelan Defense Minister Calls Trump's Military Action Warning 'Crazy Act'

Trump's Military Action
Trump told reporters the United States would not rule out taking military action against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, citing a rising number of protest-related deaths in this South American country.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

EE.UU. aumenta sus sanciones a Venezuela tras "ilegítima" Constituyente

US TREASURY DEPARTMENT
El gobierno estadounidense anunció una nueva ronda de sanciones a funcionarios venezolanos, entre ellos, Adán Chávez, un hermano del fallecido presidente Hugo Chávez, en una nueva muestra de presión sobre Caracas tras la instauración de la Asamblea Nacional Constituyente (ANC), que considera "ilegítima".

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

La UE no reconoce la Asamblea Constituyente y avisa de más medidas

Federica Mogherini
Los países de la Unión Europea (UE) dijeron hoy que no reconocen la Asamblea Constituyente impulsada por el presidente de Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, por dudas sobre su legitimidad y advirtieron de que "intensificarán" su respuesta si se siguen socavando los principios democráticos en ese país.

Monday, July 31, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

US Orders Diplomats' Families to Leave Venezuelan Capital

Venezuelan Capital
The United States is ordering relatives of American diplomats to leave the Venezuelan capital ahead of a polarizing vote planned for Sunday to start rewriting the country's constitution.

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