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2011-06-24 15:35:00

Chairman Mack Renews Call for Freedom Loving Americans to Boycott CITGO WASHINGTON, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At today's hearing of the Western Hemisphere Subcommittee, Chairman Connie Mack (FL-14) again called on the Obama Administration to cease their delaying of placing Venezuela on the "State Sponsor of Terrorism List." The hearing, "Venezuela's Sanction able Activity," was held to provide oversight of sanctions available for the State Department and Treasury Department...

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2011-05-27 13:38:11

China and Venezuela are planning to develop an observation satellite that will be constructed in Asia and launched in South America in October 2012, according to Venezuela's science and technology ministry. The earth-observation satellite will cost around $140 million and will monitor troop movements and illegal mining, and will also study the planet's environment and its climate changes, according to the ministry. "We will have a satellite with the ability to monitor our territory 24 hours...

2011-05-06 11:30:00

-- Station Reverses Course and Agrees to Air Documentary Critical of Hugo Chavez, CITGO this Sunday, May 8 -- WASHINGTON, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Less than 24 hours after being publicly exposed in the media and online for refusing to air a new 30-minute documentary critical of Venezuela's Hugo Chavez and CITGO, KRIV-TV (FOX 26 Houston) has reversed its position and has agreed to air the documentary which was paid for and produced by the Committee to Free Venezuela...

2009-06-08 13:52:32

Eighteen Caribbean heads of state are scheduled to meet this week in Basseterre, the capital of St. Christopher and Nevis, to discuss oil supply issues. The Sixth Summit of Petrocaribe will include discussions of on-going oil-related projects in Cuba, Jamaica, Nicaragua and Haiti, El Nuevo reported Monday. The meeting's agenda includes Cuba's expectation of becoming a regional leader in the refinery business. Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and Cuban President Raul Castro are expected to...

2008-10-13 06:00:39

By Chris Hawley MEXICO CITY -- Fernando Garcia was going blind in his left eye. After years on a waiting list for an operation at a Mexican hospital, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez came to the rescue. The Venezuelan government paid for Garcia's flight to Caracas and cataract surgery that restored his sight. "There's not enough money in the world to repay Venezuela for what they did for me," Garcia says. And that may be exactly the problem. Helping people such as Garcia is...

2008-10-03 12:00:12

Text of report by prominent Paraguayan newspaper ABC Color website on 1 October [Article by political analyst Roque Gonzalez Vera: "The Agreements Signed by Lugo and Chavez Have No Juridical Value"] President Fernando Lugo has the right to sign international agreements, but he cannot disregard the constitutional mandate of submitting the documents for congressional approval. The "letters of intention" signed with [Venezuelan President Hugo] Chavez have no legal value. The Bolivarian...

2008-10-01 09:00:32

Brazil, Venezuela sign seven new agreements BRASILIA, Sept. 30 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chavez inked seven agreements on Tuesday in a bid to step up bilateral cooperation. "The impact of these agreements in Venezuela is amazing. I want to thank Brazil for its disinterested cooperation," said Chavez at a joint press conference held in the northern Brazilian city of Manaoz. The agreements, signed during their regular...

2008-09-28 15:00:30

MOSCOW (AP)- Russia and Venezuelan officials on Friday signed agreements meant to bolster cooperation in the oil and gas industry, playing up energy ties between two nations trying to decrease U.S. influence around the world. Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev watched the signing of deals between their energy ministries and state energy companies in the southern city of Orenburg. Chavez was on his second trip to Russia in just over two months, while...


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