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Maduro Warns of Violent Face of Ultra Right Wing in Venezuela


Caracas, Apr 28 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro asserted that in the next few hours he will reveal the violent face of the Democratic Unity Table (MUD) and the ultra-right, so that you will be aware of the truth of what is happening in Venezuela.

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Suitability of Staying in OAS Analyzed in Venezuela



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Validity of 100 Bolivares Bill Gives Confidence to Venezuelans


Caracas, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) The extension of life to the 100 bolivars bill by a new decree of President Nicolás Maduro generates confidence in the population and banishes despair for its change in banking institutions.

Although it will gradually come out of circulation, the brown ticket, until recently the largest denomination in the country, will disappear from the monetary cone, said the president of the Central Bank of Venezuela, Ricardo Sanguino, before Maduro extended his life for the fifth time.

When many thought it would go down in history, the president signed a decree that extends until April 20 its validity.

‘I have decided to extend until April 20, once again, the validity and smooth circulation of the ticket of 100 bolivars that has been the object of this international war,’ the president said Friday.

Maduro signed a decree of Economic Emergency on December 11, 2016, to remove it from circulation. As he explained, it would be replaced by a currency of the same denomination and other pieces that would conform the new monetary cone.

The initial announcement caused big queues in the banks, because nobody wanted to lose money and uncovered an uncontrollable rise of the parallel dollar, in which internal and external opposition sectors tried to give a coup de grace to the government after a sustained economic war.

Now, when everyone was waiting for the death of the paper, of which 40 million were occupied some days ago in Brazil and a few tons in Paraguay, showing the war to demonetize Venezuela, the president extended his life due to reports that the ATMs The banks are not yet ready.

It is inconceivable that the banks take two months to adapt the ATMs to the new monetary cone that integrates the new 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000, 10,000 and 20,000 bolivars, Maduro said.

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Without Any Exception Whatsoever?


by Ricardo Alarcón de Quesada

Oct. 23, 2009
Reprinted from CounterPunch

posada  carrilesVenezuela’s formal request for the extradition of Luis Posada Carriles was well founded. There is an Extradition Treaty between Venezuela and the United States, ratified by both countries in 1922, which has been implemented for a century. Continue reading

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ALBA Ambassadors to Cuba Support Venezuela


alba-logoHavana, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) Ambassadors of the member countries of the Bolivarian Alternative for the People of our Americas (ALBA) expressed their support to Venezuela today in the struggle to defend peace, the homeland and independence.

“Bolivar’s homeland is a victim of an imperialist strategy, known as soft power, by means of destabilizing actions organized abroad,” said a statement circulated by the ALBA diplomats in a meeting held at the Venezuelan embassy in this capital.

The Ambassadors of Antigua and Barbuda, Bolivia, Dominica, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Cuba reiterated support from their nations to Caracas, convinced that Venezuelans would defend the peace and sovereignty of their nation, faced with fascist attacks that have tried to destroy a legitimate democracy.

The document denounced the imperialist counteroffensive in Latin America and the Caribbean, which is still on, and specified that the Venezuelan Government and people are undergoing constant pressure and the violence of the pro-coup right wing.

“We support the Venezuelan Government and people in the struggle to defend peace, the homeland and independence,” said the the text.

“We condemn the attempts of a coup against the constitutional Government and the violent incidents that have cause deaths and wounds to dozens of people, they said.

The ambassadors also called to the most extensive international solidarity, certain that the Venezuelan people will know how to defend their achievements and the legacy of President Hugo Chavez.

The expressed their support for the dialogues summoned by President Nicolas Maduro and the solidarity expressed by the Union of South American Nations.

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