Sat, 02 Mar 2024 10:32:00 GMT
Lula and Maduro review Venezuelan elections; Essequibo not discussed
Presidents Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva of Brazil and Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela met Friday in Kingstown, (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) to discuss issues concerning both countries, Agencia Brasil reported citing a statemen...

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 10:54:00 GMT
US endorses Guyana's stance on Essequibo but no military base
US Ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Linda Thomas-Greenfield insisted Monday that her country supported Guyana's stance in the dispute over the oil-rich Essequibo region with Venezuela but denied that the President Joseph B...

Fri, 23 Feb 2024 16:43:00 GMT
Venezuelan authorities confirm death toll of 16 after illegal mine collapse
Venezuelan authorities confirmed the death toll of 16 miners following the collapse of an illegal gold mine in the southern state of Bolivar on Tuesday. Search efforts concluded Friday with no further casualties reported.

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 11:25:00 GMT
Venezuelan military refugee in Chile is abducted from his home in an apparent commando operation
A former Venezuelan Army Lieutenant who had fled his country and had been granted political asylum in Chile has been abducted apparently in a commando operation sanctioned by Caracas, it was reported Wednesday in Santiago.

Tue, 20 Feb 2024 15:20:00 GMT
Uruguay's ambassador to Venezuela resigns
Uruguay's Ambassador to Venezuela Eber da Rosa announced Monday that he was resigning for personal reasons. His decision left the Multicolor Government of President Luis Lacalle Pou with the task of deciding which sort of dipl...

Mon, 19 Feb 2024 10:27:00 GMT
Venezuela announces "Ayacucho 2024" plan to transform its Armed Forces
Venezuelan authorities have expressed their concern about Guyana's plans to reinforce its military capabilities amid ongoing tensions over the oil-rich Essequibo region and announced a plan for the transformation of its Armed F...

Sat, 17 Feb 2024 16:13:00 GMT
Pepe Mujica criticizes Venezuelan Government's authoritarianism: “You can call him a dictatorship”
In the wake of Venezuela's recent wave of repression and arrests, former Uruguayan President and leftist regional leader José “Pepe” Mujica has spoken out against the Government of Nicolás Maduro, denouncing it as authori...

Sat, 17 Feb 2024 10:47:00 GMT
Maria Corina Machado: Leading Venezuela towards democratic renewal against all odds
Maria Corina Machado, the presidential candidate chosen through Venezuela's historic primary elections on October 22nd, asserts her commitment to democratic principles and inclusive governance in an exclusive interview with El ...

Fri, 16 Feb 2024 11:14:00 GMT
Joint statement issued against the arrest of Venezuelan opposition activist
Given the arrest in Venezuela of opposition activist Rocío San Miguel last week, the governments of Argentina, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Paraguay, and Uruguay issued a joint statement Thursday calling for her release.

Wed, 14 Feb 2024 10:55:00 GMT
Arrested Venezuelan activist faces conspiracy and treason charges
The US Government of President Joseph Biden has expressed its concern after the arrest in Venezuela of 57-year-old activist and military expert Rocío San Miguel, who will face conspiracy, treason, and terrorism charges, accord...