• Images

    EU extends sanctions against Venezuela for a year

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 10:05pm on November 11, 2019

    The European Union extended sanctions against Venezuela by a year on Monday to pressure President Nicolas Maduro’s government as the crisis gripping the oil-rich country...

  • Images

    El Salvador expels Venezuelan diplomats challenging Maduro govt

    Agence France-Presse . San Salvador | Updated at 03:01pm on November 04, 2019

    El Salvador ordered Venezuela’s diplomats to leave the country in a challenge to president Nicolas Maduro, prompting his government to respond by expelling Salvadoran envoys...

  • Images

    Chile and its history of western interference

    Peter Koenig | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2019

    CHILE is experiencing the largest and most serious political crisis and public unrest throughout Santiago and the country’s major cities since the return to ‘democracy’...

  • Images

    US sanctions hit global oil fleet as traders shun nearly 300 tankers

    Reuters . Mexico City/ Singapore | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2019

    Nearly 300 oil tankers globally have been placed off limits as companies fear violating US sanctions against Iran and Venezuela, driving freight rates to new...

  • Images

    Argentina friendly in Bangladesh in the offing

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57pm on October 08, 2019

    Bangladesh Football Federation said on Tuesday it was working to host an international friendly match between Argentina and Paraguay in Dhaka on November 18. ‘At...

  • Images

    EU sanctions 7 Venezuelan officials

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2019

    The EU on Friday imposed sanctions on seven Venezuelan intelligence and security officials for alleged grave rights violations including torture and the killing of a...

  • Images

    2 Venezuelan soldiers get 6-year in jail over custodial death

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 03:02pm on September 25, 2019

    Two Venezuelan soldiers were given six years in prison on Tuesday over the death in custody of a navy officer accused of plotting to assassinate...

  • Images

    Venezuela threatens early polls to pressure opposition

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 12:00am on August 18, 2019

    Threatening to bring forward parliamentary elections is the latest card played by Venezuela’s regime to put pressure on the US-backed opposition at the negotiating table...

  • Images

    Venezuelans ready to defend Bolivarian revolution

    Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on August 10, 2019

    PEOPLE in Venezuela shall defend the Bolivarian revolution. To defend the land, the people are prepared for a battle. This is the promise of the...

  • Images

    US to target countries for supporting Maduro

    Reuters . Lima | Updated at 12:00am on August 08, 2019

    US national security adviser John Bolton on Tuesday said Washington was ready to impose sanctions on any international company doing business with Venezuelan president Nicolas...