Battle for Venezuela gold | Maduro’s claim on $1bn shiny metal reserves rejected by British court

As UK recognises Juan Guaido as Venezuela’s interim leader, the British High Court has ruled to deny access to country’s billion-dollar gold reserves stored at the Bank of England. 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 http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow … Read more Battle for Venezuela gold | Maduro’s claim on $1bn shiny metal reserves rejected by British court

UK court denies Venezuela’s Maduro access to gold in bank vault

Venezuela’s government has condemned a UK court ruling denying it permission to withdraw gold worth $1bn from the Bank of England. President Nicolas Maduro said the funds would help pay for the fight against coronavirus. Venezuela’s vice president said the ruling is an attempt to steal the country’s gold. But a judge ruled the UK … Read more UK court denies Venezuela’s Maduro access to gold in bank vault

Venezuelans returning home after Colombia economic lockdown

Venezuelans who fled an economic collapse in their country have begun returning home as neighbouring Colombia restricts economic activity to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The decision has left many migrants without money, making it difficult to buy food or pay rent. But heading back home is also a challenge for many. Al Jazeera’s Teresa … Read more Venezuelans returning home after Colombia economic lockdown

Trump & Biden are IMBECILES! Threat of nuclear war is real! – Roger Waters | Going Underground

@Going Underground on RT speaks to legendary former Pink Floyd frontman #RogerWaters. He discusses the threat of nuclear war in 2020, why he believes nuclear weapons need to be abolished across the world, the Black Lives Matter protests which have swept the world since George Floyd’s murder at the hands of US police, the history … Read more Trump & Biden are IMBECILES! Threat of nuclear war is real! – Roger Waters | Going Underground

Why Is Everyone Criticizing John Bolton’s Book?

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin rejected John Bolton’s assertion in a new book that he’s afraid of imposing economic sanctions on adversaries, noting that President Donald Trump has made frequent use of the tool in his foreign policy. “We’ve done more sanctions under President Trump in this administration than the previous administrations combined,” Mnuchin said … Read more Why Is Everyone Criticizing John Bolton’s Book?

Venezuela’s rival leaders lock horns over gold in London vault

The right to access Venezuela’s riches is a dispute intertwined with the right to rule the country. Venezuela’s rival leaders, President Nicolas Maduro and his Western-backed opponent Juan Guaido, began a legal battle on Monday over $1bn of the country’s gold held in the Bank of England. Al Jazeera’s Sonia Gallego reports. – Subscribe to … Read more Venezuela’s rival leaders lock horns over gold in London vault

Colombia’s President Iván Duque on tackling Covid-19 | FT

The government’s swift response has kept the toll of infections and death relatively low compared to other Latin American nations like Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico and Peru. Mr Duque, who has seen his popularity climb, talks to the FT about reopening what was Latin America’s fastest-growing economy and relations with Venezuela. See if you get … Read more Colombia’s President Iván Duque on tackling Covid-19 | FT

Venezuelan migrants stranded after border with Colombia closed

With the spread of the coronavirus worsening across Latin America, thousands of Venezuelan migrants in Colombia, Ecuador and elsewhere are trying to return home. But Venezuela is limiting the number of people crossing its border with Colombia, leaving migrants stranded. Al Jazeera’s Alessandro Rampietti reports from a newly built tent city on the outskirts of … Read more Venezuelan migrants stranded after border with Colombia closed

The new normal: FRANCE 24 reports from Venezuela to Cameroon

In the last edition of our show “The New Normal”, which examines the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic, FRANCE 24 brings you four reports from our correspondents around the globe. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us … Read more The new normal: FRANCE 24 reports from Venezuela to Cameroon

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

Policy Brief on People on the Move & other topics – Daily Briefing (3 June 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – People on the Move – African/Caribbean/Pacific – Vaccine – Libya – Venezuela – Yemen – COVID-19/Peacekeeping – COVID-19/Iran – COVID-19/Moldova – Human Rights/Asia – World Bicycle Day – Condolences Full Highlights: https://www.un.org/sg/en/content/noon-briefing-highlight?date%5Bvalue%5D%5Bdate%5D=03%20June%202020

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

Venezuela increases petrol prices, ends fuel subsidy

Oil-rich Venezuela has just introduced a new fuel pricing system that ends decades of highly subsidized petrol prices. The government is now selling gasoline imported from Iran. The change has led to long lines and confusion at petrol stations, with many questioning the rise in prices in a country with the world’s largest oil reserves. … Read more Venezuela increases petrol prices, ends fuel subsidy

Running on empty: Venezuela fuel crisis hits Covid victims – BBC News

Venezuela has the biggest oil reserves in the world. But it has been suffering an unprecedented fuel crisis due to widespread shortages at petrol stations. The government blames international sanctions. But it is just the latest episode of the country’s economic collapse that has caused millions to leave and led to international bodies, such as … Read more Running on empty: Venezuela fuel crisis hits Covid victims – BBC News

Venezuela’s Maduro considers charging citizens more for petrol

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro said on Wednesday that his government must begin charging more for petrol and said he had directed a team of specialists to determine what the price should be. The announcement follows the arrival of several tankers from Iran carrying much-needed fuel. Al Jazeera’s Alexi O’Brien reports. – Subscribe to our channel: … Read more Venezuela’s Maduro considers charging citizens more for petrol