Browsing All posts tagged under »Ecuador«

Venezuela to Leave Andean Trade Pact Due to Peru and Colombia Approval of Free Trade Agreements

April 22, 2011


Venezuela leaving Andean Community trade pact, new deals being negotiated with some nations By Associated Press, Thursday, April 21, 6:30 PM CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuela will leave the Andean Community of Nations trade pact Friday after 38 years as a member, and it has yet to reach new long-term trade agreements with two of the bloc’s other […]

The Coup Attempt in Ecuador — US Testing the Water?

October 1, 2010


Consider the following information regarding yesterday’s coup attempt in Ecuador.  First an RT interview with Eva Golinger.  Second, two articles, authored by Jean-Guy Allard — the first one confirms a story that broke in 2008 about US intelligence penetration of the Ecuadoran police and the second one describes the meddling by the US ambassador in […]

At United Nations, Cuba Demands New World Political and Economic Order

September 21, 2010


acnnews 6 Cuba Demands New World Political and Economic Order at United Nations HAVANA, Cuba, Sept 21 (acn) Cuba demanded on Tuesday a new international political and economic order based on the principles of solidarity, social justice, equality and respect for the rights of the peoples and all human rights. Addressing the plenary session of […]

Russia Today Interview with Daniel Ortega: “The World is Changing, the US is Not”

August 23, 2010


“The world is changing, the US is not” – Nicaraguan president Published 23 August, 2010, 09:46 Edited 23 August, 2010, 17:51 Washington has an expansionary policy in which Latin America is simply a backyard for US military bases, believes Nicaraguan leader Daniel Ortega. Yahoo StumbleUpon Google Live Technorati Digg Reddit Mixx Propeller In an […]

Venezuela Pays for First ALBA Trade with Ecuador in New Regional Currency – SUCRE

July 8, 2010


Venezuela Pays for First ALBA Trade with Ecuador in New Regional Currency By Steven Mather – Caracas, Venezuela, July 7, 2010 (– Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez took a giant symbolic leap in the direction of Latin American independence on Tuesday when his government and that of Ecuador conducted the first bilateral trade deal between […]

ALBA Summit and the People’s Trade Agreement on Indigenous and Afro-descendant People Begins in Ecuador

June 24, 2010


Update:  Remarks from Ecuador’s President, Rafael Correa Today at Opening Session acnnews 11 The Ecuadorean President Praises Performance of the ALBA HAVANA, Cuba, June 24 (acn) Rafael Correa, President of the Republic of Ecuador, highlighted on Thursday in Cuenca the progress of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas (ALBA), the summit conference of which began […]

DemNow: Oliver Stone and Tariq Ali for the Hour on Latin America and New Film “South of the Border”

June 22, 2010


June 22 Democracy Now program which spent the hour on Latin America with Oliver Stone, Director of “South of the Border” and the brilliant Tariq Ali, screenwriter for the film.  Click here to view video.

CLIP: Oliver Stone’s “South of the Border” Premieres Next Week in DC, LA, NYC and Rest of US in July

June 18, 2010


WATCH THE TRAILER FOR “SOUTH OF THE BORDER” by OLIVER STONE As you may have heard, Oliver Stone’s powerful new film, South of the Border, the first documentary by a major American director to explore the social transformation underway in South America, will be released in US theaters nationwide starting June 25 (more here). Lucky […]

The G-8 Inviting Trouble? More Like Causing It for its LatAm, Caribbean and African Invitees

June 15, 2010


 Any time the G-8  invites a country to a meeting about combatting “security challenges,” it means two things:  millions of dollars for the purchase of weapons and other equipment and selling  the country’s soul by allowing the US to use land and military (or paramilitary) to achieve goals that will destroy relationships with neighboring countries. Welcome to the next G-8 meeting to be held […]

Several UNASUR Countries Set to Boycott EU-Latin American Summit to Protest Invite of Honduras’ Lobo

May 5, 2010


Most South American Leaders Threaten To Boycott EU-Latin American Summit 5/5/2010 6:18 PM ET      (RTTNews) – Most South American nations have decided to boycott an EU-Latin American summit in Spain in protest against the invitation extended to newly-elected Honduran President Porfirio Lobo for attending the summit, South American leaders attending the UNASUR summit in […]