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News Venezuela » Politics: Venezuela's hardline opposition party to boycott 'fraudulent' election

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/venezuelas-hardline-opposition-party-to-boycott-fraudulent-election/ar-BBJenzI
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s hardline opposition party Popular Will, whose leader Leopoldo Lopez would be a leading presidential contender if he were not under house arrest, announced on Friday it would boycott April’s presidential vote, calling it ...

News Venezuela » Politics: Leading Venezuelan opposition party shuns presidential vote

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/leading-venezuelan-opposition-party-shuns-presidential-vote-53150383
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Benigno Alarcon, director of the Center for Political Studies at Andres Bello Catholic University in Caracas, said Venezuela's opposition has no good choices about participating in the election. "It would be like throwing yourself into an adventure that ...

News Venezuela » Politics: Commentary: On Venezuela, where are liberals?

News channel or source: http://www.bendbulletin.com/opinion/6010720-151/commentary-on-venezuela-where-are-liberals
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Cuba’s political prisoners. Islamic violence against Christians in the Middle East. The vast and terrifying concentration camp that is North Korea. Where are the campus protests over any of that? The case of Venezuela ought to be an especially worthy one ...

News Venezuela » Politics: The Biggest Migrant Crisis In The Americas Is Taking Place In Venezuela

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2018/02/16/the-biggest-migrant-crisis-in-the-americas-is-taking-place-in-venezuela/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Or, if many Venezuelan watchers are correct, then PSUV is indeed a largely criminal enterprise not interested in a political project of any sort, per se, but interested in making money through currency arbitrage, drug trafficking and controlling the court ...

News Venezuela » Politics: Venezuela oil production is plummeting

News channel or source: http://www.wral.com/venezuela-oil-production-is-plummeting/17333882/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Production in January was down 20% from a year ago. The staggering decline is another sign of Venezuela's economic and political crisis. The country is heading toward a presidential election in April that international critics are already labeling fraudulent.

News Venezuela » Politics: Venezuela's President Maduro taking new title: party crasher

News channel or source: http://ap.stripes.com/dynamic/stories/L/LT_VENEZUELA_POLITICAL_CRISIS?SITE=DCSAS&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2018-02-15-18-59-39
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

She added that Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski had decided to send a letter to Venezuela criticizing acts by Maduro's socialist government that have broken the rules of democracy. "There is also a political voice of democratic parties, of the ...

News Venezuela » Politics: NY Times Opinion: Where are the liberals on Venezuela?

News channel or source: https://hotair.com/archives/2018/02/15/ny-times-opinion-liberals-venezuela/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Cuba’s political prisoners. Islamist violence against Christians in the Middle East. The vast and terrifying concentration camp that is North Korea. Where are the campus protests over any of that? The case of Venezuela ought to be an especially worthy ...

News Venezuela » Politics: Venezuela Invites International Electoral Missions

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Venezuela-Invites-International-Electoral-Missions-20180217-0014.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Chile and Mexico served as guarantors of the political dialogue. A final agreement reached in the Dominican Republic was sent to the government and opposition representatives, but it was signed only by the Venezuelan government. On Feb. 6 the opposition ...

News Venezuela » Politics: Regime Change in Venezuela Failed, Is a Military Coup or Invasion Coming?

News channel or source: https://www.mintpressnews.com/regime-change-in-venezuela-failed-is-a-military-coup-or-invasion-coming/237666/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Venezuela, July 22, 2017. (AP/Fernando Llano) Kevin Zeese, JD is an organizer of Popular Resistance and co-directs Its Our Economy. He is an attorney who has been a political activist since graduating from George Washington Law School in 1980. Margaret ...

News Venezuela » Politics: Even in crisis, Venezuela a factory for classical maestros

News channel or source: http://kdhnews.com/living/ae/even-in-crisis-venezuela-a-factory-for-classical-maestros/article_8081e190-4d7a-5b25-85a0-1043d69e4f1b.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Even in the throes of crisis, Venezuela keeps churning out one export prized ... profile he can somehow stay above the fray of the country's polarizing politics. "El Sistema worked with all kinds of governments for 43 years ...