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2011-07-05 07:30:00

Well-known opposition leader JJ Rendon asked to analyze unusual speech presented by Hugo Chavez Frias on CNN Espanol (www.cnn.com) CARACAS, Venezuela and WASHINGTON, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following a rather unusual and alarming press conference held in an undisclosed location by Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez Frias concerning his health and his diagnosis of cancer, leading political strategist and Venezuelan JJ Rendon (Juan Jose Rendon) was asked to present a full...

2011-06-28 10:15:00

Venezuela News Coverage Focuses on President Chavez Health WASHINGTON, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an attempt to quell rumors of the impending demise of Hugo Chavez, his allies are assuring Venezuelans that the Venezuelan president is firmly in control of the country. Chavez has been out of sight for several weeks and is allegedly recovering in Cuba following a June 10 surgery. For more Venezuela & Chavez news see: - Hugo Chavez News -...

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...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.