Fighting Together: Venezuela and China fight COVID-19 together

Dulfa Elena Perozo Blanco is a doctor and public health management specialist in Caracas, Venezuela. She works at an IDC (integral diagnostic center) in a local community. When the COVID-19 pandemic began in Venezuela, Dulfa and other doctors received both medical supplies, including testing kits, and COVID-19 treatment experience from China. Apart from diagnosing patients … Read more Fighting Together: Venezuela and China fight COVID-19 together

Inside Venezuela’s daily struggle for fuel that gvt vows to end with Iran imports, FRANCE 24 reports

Although Venezuela has the World’s largest oil reserves, the country has been struggling with fuel shortages that are hitting all sectors and regions, with queues that can take several days to refill. But Caracas vows to end this crisis by importing tons of oil from Iran. FRANCE 24’s team reports from Caracas. Subscribe to France … Read more Inside Venezuela’s daily struggle for fuel that gvt vows to end with Iran imports, FRANCE 24 reports

Good ‘Fortune’ | Iranian oil tanker makes it to Venezuela

An Iranian oil tanker called ‘Fortune’ has made it to Venezuela to deliver 43 million liters of gasoline. The ‘Fortune’ had a tense crossing through the Caribbean, after officials in Washington signaled that they were ‘looking at measures’ that could be taken in response to the shipment. Iran’s President Rouhani had warned that the country … Read more Good ‘Fortune’ | Iranian oil tanker makes it to Venezuela

Venezuela: Why the French embassy?

Why did #Venezuela cut power & water to the #French embassy in Caracas? In #WorldThisWeek, reactions from The Daily Beast’s Christopher Dickey El Mundo’s former correspondent in the Venezuelan capital Javier Espinosa. Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN … Visit our website: https://www.france24.com Like … Read more Venezuela: Why the French embassy?

France protests against treatment of ambassador to Venezuela, left without water or electricity

France’s Foreign Ministry expressed its firm condemnation of the treatment of its Venezuelan embassy, left without electricity or running water, summoning the Venezuelan ambassador to France. “We could think this is part of Caracas daily problems, but as the ambassador’s residence was also simultaneously left without gas or running water, it seems this is a … Read more France protests against treatment of ambassador to Venezuela, left without water or electricity

Venezuelan President expresses gratitude for COVID-19 aid in Chinese

The fifth batch of coronavirus aid supplies from China arrived in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas on Tuesday afternoon local time, including more than 1 million rapid detection reagents and over 8 million masks. During a televised address that day, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced the arrival of the supplies and expressed his gratitude in … Read more Venezuelan President expresses gratitude for COVID-19 aid in Chinese

Was the U.S. involved in the coup attempt in Venezuela? | Inside Story

On May third, the Venezuelan government announced it had detained a group of what it called mercenaries – trying to reach Venezuela on speedboats along with several dozen Colombians. The group reportedly numbered around 50. At least eight people were killed in the incident as the Venezuelans in effect ambushed the group, having apparently waited … Read more Was the U.S. involved in the coup attempt in Venezuela? | Inside Story

Venezuela broadcasts video of captured US mercenary

Venezuelan state television has broadcast video of captured US citizen Luke Denman it says is one of two US mercenaries, captured after an alleged plot against President Nicolas Maduro. In the video Denman says he was instructed to seize control of Caracas’s airport and bring in a plane to fly to the United States. The … Read more Venezuela broadcasts video of captured US mercenary

US is behind failed invasion attempt in Venezuela – Maduro

#Venezuela’s President Nicolas #Maduro claimed that two #US citizens were captured along with a group of “mercenaries” Caracas accused of trying to infiltrate the Latin American nation in order to assassinate him. “Among those captured are the traitor Antonio Sequea and a citizen with the last name Baduel, who stated that two Americans from Donald … Read more US is behind failed invasion attempt in Venezuela – Maduro

US citizen captured in Venezuela said he was ordered to seize control of airport

Venezuelan state television has broadcast a video of captured American Luke Denman, in which he said he was instructed to seize control of Caracas’ airport and bring in a plane to fly President Nicolas Maduro to the United States. Venezuelan authorities have arrested Denman, another US citizen Airan Berry, and 11 other “terrorists” in what … Read more US citizen captured in Venezuela said he was ordered to seize control of airport

Crime Falls in Latin America Lockdown, But Domestic Abuse, Gang Activity Rises

In crime-ridden Rio de Janeiro, killings by guns in the past month were a third of the same period a year ago. In El Salvador, one of the deadliest countries, March saw the fewest homicides in its history. And in Caracas, the often lawless capital of Venezuela, crime has fallen to near zero. In Latin … Read more Crime Falls in Latin America Lockdown, But Domestic Abuse, Gang Activity Rises

U.S. Indicts Venezuela’s Maduro on Drug-Trafficking Charges With $15 Million Reward

The U.S. indicted Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro for drug trafficking on Thursday, offering a $15 million reward for information leading to his arrest, as the Trump administration ramps up pressure on an adversary it has sought to push aside. The U.S. also indicted 14 key Maduro associates, including former Vice President Diosdado Cabello, offering $10 … Read more U.S. Indicts Venezuela’s Maduro on Drug-Trafficking Charges With $15 Million Reward

Trump threatens more oil sanctions as Venezuelans stick with Maduro

Donald Trump has threatened further sanctions on Venezuela’s oil sector, and Caracas has branded American restrictions a ‘weapon of mass destruction’ in response, accusing Washington of waging a ‘masked form of warfare.’ Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on … Read more Trump threatens more oil sanctions as Venezuelans stick with Maduro

Protests & fights as Guaido arrives at Venezuelan airport

Chaos broke out at Simon Bolivar International Airport in Venezuela’s capital Caracas, when Juan Guaido, who was declared interim president by the opposition, returned from support-seeking tour abroad. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/aav2 Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter … Read more Protests & fights as Guaido arrives at Venezuelan airport

Venezuela has ‘world’s highest murder rate’

A non-government organisation says Venezuela has the world’s highest murder rate – many of them extrajudicial killings by police. And an elite special forces unit is accused of being given the freedom to terrorise communities. Al Jazeera’s Lucia Newman reports from the capital Caracas. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: … Read more Venezuela has ‘world’s highest murder rate’