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Maduro urges to create ‘fighting bodies’ to protect strategic companies in Venezuela

CARACAS – Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has assured that “a terrorist sabotage plan” is underway against state-owned companies allegedly designed by the local opposition and the US government. Maduro urged Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino López and the Council of Vice Presidents to create what he called the “security fighting bodies” of Guayana Basic Enterprises, […]

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Maduro thinks Russia and Venezuela can overcome any difficulties, but is he right?

During a meeting with Venezuelan leader Nicolás Maduro held on last Wednesday Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Russia supports Venezuela’s legitimate government against the continued U.S.-backed coup led by opposition leader Juan Guaidó. However, the Russian president also said he supported the dialogue with different factions of the opposition and stressed that the rejection […]

MAJOR: Maduro announces arrival of Russian military experts in Venezuela

CARACAS – Two Russian aircraft with military technical specialists are in Venezuela, President Nicolas Maduro announced during a speech on Twitter. A few days ago, the Venezuelan president returned from Moscow, where he had met with Russian President Vladimir Putin. “[Russian President Vladimir] Putin has confirmed all his political, diplomatic and military support for Venezuela […]

Maduro says he has ‘full Russian support in defense’

CARACAS – Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro said on Thursday returning from Moscow that his government had full support from Russia in the defense sector. The Chavista leader met on Wednesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin. “We have received full support in areas such as defense industry cooperation. Venezuela has one of the most advanced weapon […]

Maduro: Russia and Venezuela have demonstrated their ability to move forward despite difficulties

MOSCOW – The Venezuelan leader, Nicolás Maduro, highlighted, when meeting with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, the close and solid cooperation of Moscow and Caracas. “We have shown that in the midst of difficulties we can move forward together, we have maintained a comprehensive map of cooperation,” said Maduro. The Venezuelan president recalled that several […]

Putin declares support for Maduro as U.S. pledges $50 million to Venezuelan coup forces

Russian President Vladimir Putin said during a meeting with Venezuelan leader Nicolás Maduro that Russia supports Venezuela’s legitimate government. In addition, the Russian president supported the dialogue with the opposition and stressed that the rejection of the dialogue would be harmful and unreasonable. “Russia consistently supports all legitimate Venezuelan bodies, including the presidential institution and […]

Maduro and Political Opposition Agreement Ends U.S. Coup Attempt in Venezuela

The Venezuelan government and some opposition parties established the National Dialogue Table to reach a resolution to end the political crisis that has gripped Venezuela since neoliberal opposition leader Juan Guaidó unconstitutionally declared himself interim president of the country with U.S.-backing on January 10. The establishment of the National Dialogue Table between the Government and […]

Maduro: Trump hates Latin Americans, especially Venezuelans

CARACAS – Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro said in a conversation with former Ecuadorian representative Rafael Correa that he believes US President Donald Trump does not like Latin Americans. In an interview with his South American colleague, who has a program on the RT channel, Maduro talked about media manipulation, economic sanctions, migration crisis and democracy. […]

Venezuela will give 500,000 weapons to national militias during exercises

CARACAS – Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro said national militias will receive more than 500,000 firearms for military exercises near the Colombian border. Last week Maduro announced large-scale military exercises near the Colombian border between September 10 and 28. According to Maduro, Venezuela would be implementing air defense systems on its border with Colombia during the […]