The pro-sanctions narrative is broken: Adobe and other companies cancel services to Venezuela.

  One of the mantras that anti-Chávez has not yet grown tired of reciting is that U.S. sanctions would only affect the government of Nicolás Maduro, not the population that lives in Venezuela. Characters like Julio Borges hid behind this premise in order to continue his international tour in the United States, Latin America and …

Sigue leyendo The pro-sanctions narrative is broken: Adobe and other companies cancel services to Venezuela.

Peace treaty versus geopolitical interests

  The peace treaty in Colombia could not secure peace: Geopolitical interests are liquidating it. Has peace ended in Colombia? Several historic leaders of the FARC-EP declared on August 30 a new stage in the armed struggle, albeit with a defensive strategy. In an immediate reaction, the Colombian army killed nine FARC members shortly afterwards. …

Sigue leyendo Peace treaty versus geopolitical interests

Treaty of Rio: Venezuelan National Assembly seeks “legalizing” a possible US invasion

On Tuesday, May 7, the National Assembly was supposed to debate Venezuela's reincorporation into the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance (TIAR), "for the defense of sovereignty, the Constitution and the people" regarding mutual assistance. TIAR, also known as the "Treaty of Rio", is a mutual defense agreement between countries of the American continent, signed in …

Sigue leyendo Treaty of Rio: Venezuelan National Assembly seeks “legalizing” a possible US invasion

May 1st Opposition demonstrations ended in violence

  The Venezuelan opposition also marched yesterday May 1st from different parts of the country. The demosntrations called by Juan Guaido, had 15 concentration points in Caracas, but the protest unleashed violent guarimbas around Altamira, Chacao, El Paraíso, La Florida. Likewise, just like Chavismo, there were opposition marches in Táchira, Vargas, Yaracuy, Zulia, Monagas, Nueva …

Sigue leyendo May 1st Opposition demonstrations ended in violence

10 Members of Venezuelan Security Forces Wounded by Guaidó’s Actions

  Nine police officers and one military officer were injured during riots following a call yesterday by Congressman Juan Guaidó (Voluntad Popular) to depose President Nicolás Maduro. The agents were attacked by some violent oppossition supporters stationed on various stretches of the Francisco Fajardo highway. Yerzon Jimenez Baez, Chief of Operations of the Zone 43 …

Sigue leyendo 10 Members of Venezuelan Security Forces Wounded by Guaidó’s Actions

Juan Guaidó: The imaginary president who became a meme.

The figure of Juan Guaidó went from total media coverage to almost zero. Picked by the White House as "interim president of Venezuela," and even several governments around the world - aligned with Washington - also said they recognized him as head of state then questioned whether they might had done it hastily . A …

Sigue leyendo Juan Guaidó: The imaginary president who became a meme.

Venezuelan opposition has been “turned off” by their old-tired-wasted rethoric.

The repetitive discourse used for almost two decades, with the complicity of the media that the failure of public services is purely and simply due to a lack of maintenance, investment or ineptitude, has been fading in the face of evidence of sabotage and terrorist attacks. The word "crisis" does not link it to economic …

Sigue leyendo Venezuelan opposition has been “turned off” by their old-tired-wasted rethoric.