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Russia says it is ready to help Venezuela defend its sovereignty

MOSCOW – The president of the lower house of the Russian Parliament has said that Russia is ready to “reach out” to Venezuela to defend its sovereignty. During the meeting in Moscow with Diosdado Cabello, president of the Venezuelan Constituent Assembly, President of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin declared Russia’s support for the South American […]


Russia and Venezuela continue to consolidate relations as US pressure continues

ROME – Russian Deputy Agriculture Minister Sergei Levin and Venezuelan Agriculture and Land Minister Wilmar Castro Soteldo evaluated bilateral agriculture agreements and studied new joint projects. The meeting was held on Tuesday during the 46th session of the World Food Committee of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, which takes place from 14 to […]

Five reasons why Colombia is obsessed with Venezuela

BOGOTA – The obsession of the Colombian right to try to destabilize the Government of Nicolás Maduro is explained by five reasons, the analyst and member of the FARC party Jorge Aponte explained to Sputnik. In addition, he denounced the lack of political guarantees that have complicated the existence of the party, which emerged after […]

Venezuela and Russia strengthen military ties after Borisov’s meeting with Maduro

CARACAS – Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro welcomed Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov on Saturday in the framework of the Intergovernmental High Level Commission (CIAN). “Meeting with His Excellency Yuri Ivanovich Borisov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation,” the Venezuelan President reported on Twitter. #EnVivo 📹 | Reunión con el excelentísimo Yuri Ivánovich Borisov, […]

MAJOR: Venezuela and North Korea consolidate alliance with new agreements

CARACAS – Venezuela and North Korea have concluded a series of agreements, including military and technological cooperation initiatives, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro announced on Monday. “Diosdado [Cabello, president of the Venezuelan National Constituent Assembly] has just informed me about the agreements reached in all areas – technology, industry, military cooperation,” said Maduro. The Venezuelan leader […]

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 […]