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Would-Be US Ambassdor to Venezuela Gets Stupid, Venezuela Demands Explanation from US

August 5, 2010


 Below is communiqué issued by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela after the written statements delivered by Mr. Larry Palmer to the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee as part of the confirmation process to serve as US Ambassador to Caracas. These statements are now public and have received wide media coverage. A full transcript of the statements can […]

OCTOBER 11: Day of Action to Confront US Militarism in the Americas

July 28, 2010


please circulate widely Call: Day of Action to Confront US Militarism in the Americas October 11, 2010 Our organizations urge you to join us in a National Day of Action to Confront US Militarism in the Americas on Monday, October 11, 2010. October 11 is the day the United States “celebrates” the beginning of the […]

MACHETERA: Colombia’s Uribe Takes Dictation One Last Time

July 27, 2010


Colombia: Uribe’s Farewell Spectacle – español Atilio A. Boron Translation: Machetera and Manuel Talens Álvaro Uribe, the empire’s unconditional pawn, took his leave from the Colombian presidency with a new provocation: the denunciation of FARC camps which he claimed to be established on Venezuelan territory.  Being neither dimwitted nor lazy, the U.S. State Department came […]

The Latest Provocation of Colombia Against Venezuela – Support the Venezuelan Revolution!

July 26, 2010


The latest provocation of Colombia against Venezuelan – support the Venezuelan revolution! Written by Jorge Martín Monday, 26 July 2010 On Thursday, July 22, Venezuelan president Chávez decided to put the border with Colombia on maximum military alert, after Colombian president Alvaro Uribe made accusations that Venezuela was harbouring FARC guerrillas and demanded an “international […]

Hot Off the Press: Latest Edition of Correo del Orinoco – July 22

July 23, 2010


Check out the newest edition of Correo del Orinoco’s English edition — chock full of info on Venezuela’s severance of relations with Colombia!

“For the Dignity of Venezuela”: Venezuela Breaks Relations with Colombia by Eva Golinger

July 22, 2010


Thursday, July 22, 2010 VENEZUELA BREAKS RELATIONS WITH COLOMBIA “For the dignity of Venezuela” Venezuela and Colombia break relations President Chavez ordered maximum alert on Venezuela’s border with Colombia after the Uribe administration made grave accusations against Venezuela claiming the Chavez government harbors terrorists and terrorist training camps The outgoing government of Alvaro Uribe in […]

Venezuela Breaks Diplomatic Relations with Colombia, Groups Send Letter to OAS Criticizing Uribe

July 22, 2010


If interested in watching video of this morning’s session at the OAS where Colombia repeated  its ridiculous and baseless lies about the presence of FARC and ELN in Venezuelan territory, go to the OAS website video section.  It may take a while for the video to be posted, maybe as late as tomorrow.  But, keep […]

Venezuela FM: Colombia Accusations a “Pathetic Media Spectacle”

July 17, 2010


Colombia’s Accusations a “Pathetic Media Spectacle” against Venezuela Send to friend Printer-friendly version 0 By Tamara Pearson – Merida, July 16th, 2010 ( – Following accusations by the Colombian government that Venezuela is purposefully tolerating the presence of Colombian guerrilla “terrorists” in its territory, Venezuelan government officials have responded, saying the accusations are part […]

Uribe Takes Care of Some US Dirty Work Before He Leaves: Accuses Venezuela of Harboring FARC – Chavez Not Amused, Recalls Ambassador

July 16, 2010


Two articles follow. Venezuela recalls Colombia envoy as rebel row heats up July 16, 2010 By Natalia Ramos (AFP) – 8 hours ago CARACAS — Venezuela recalled its ambassador to Bogota on Friday a day after Colombia’s president claimed that leftist rebel leaders fighting his government were in the neighboring South American nation. In a […]

Weisbrot: One Year After the Coup, Rift Persists Between Washington and Latin America Over Honduras

June 30, 2010


One Year After the Coup, Rift Persists Between Washington And Latin America Over Honduras By Mark Weisbrot   This article was published by The Guardian Unlimited on June 30, 2010. If anyone wants to reprint it, please include a link to the original. At dawn one year ago, on June 28, soldiers invaded the home […]