Venezuela’s Moncada at the OAS: “The Coup Failed”

The Ambassador of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the Organization of American States (OAS), Samuel Moncada, stressed on Friday in the Permanent Council of the organization, that the alleged humanitarian aid is only a strategy of the U.S. government to consolidate its plan of colonial conversion in Venezuela and reconquest in Latin America. “It…

Financial Blockade: Chronology of a Strategy to Destroy Venezuela

Misión Verdad Sanctions against Venezuela are real and palpable mechanisms of destruction of the State, identity and, with it, of Venezuelan society. They form part of a war strategy based on the application of diverse resources and sophisticated tools of financial hegemony against fundamental nodes of national life. Although in Venezuela there are no bombs…

Youth from the Internationalist “Che Guevara” Brigade Arrive in Venezuela in Solidarity with the Bolivarian Revolution

More than 200 members of the Internationalist Brigade “Che Guevara” in solidarity with the Bolivarian Revolution from North America, Mesoamerica, the Caribbean, South America, Sub-Saharan Africa, the Arab Region, Asia and Europe, will be present in Venezuela, from February 16 to 22. The delegates will undertake this visit to the South American nation because it…

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Maria Zakharova’s Remarks on the Situation in Venezuela

Update on Venezuela The situation in Venezuela, which is trying to uphold its statehood, independence and sovereignty, continues to be aggravated by external pressure and a growing number of provocative statements. With Washington’s unprecedented obsession with the need to overthrow the legitimate government of a sovereign state, disregarding the norms and principles of international law,…

Venezuela: Forming Ranks Against Disciplinary Neoliberalism

Reinaldo Iturriza Lopez I. As I write these lines, I have in mind mainly the contingent of comrades who, for various reasons, have temporarily resigned from militant work; extraordinarily valuable people who, for example, have decided to dedicate themselves to the urgencies of daily life, often because they have no alternative; people who have left…

Interview with Venezuelan Vice Foreign Minister: Sanctions, Covert US Activity, and Threats of Military Action

Venezuela Foreign Minister, Jorge Arreaza (Left) Vice Foreign Minister Carlos Ron (Right) Jeremy Scahill: We begin today by getting the Venezuelan government’s response to a deluge of allegations leveled against the Maduro government by the Trump administration, by top Democrats including Pelosi, by the corporate media and by Venezuelan opposition figures who have asserted that…

Venezuela Receives 933 Tons of Medical Aid From Allies

Sixty-four containers holding 933 tons of medical supplies, from gastrointestinal medication to prenatal vitamins, arrived from Venezuelan allies Thursday, the Health Ministry reported. Twenty-five million euros-worth of humanitarian aid was delivered to Puerto de la Guaira, Venezuela from international partners in Cuba, China, Russia, Palestine, Turkey, among others. Over 22,570 units of spare parts for…

Petrodollar Warfare: The Common Thread Linking Venezuela and Iran

Kei Pritsker and Cale Holmes WASHINGTON — Last Wednesday, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo gave a disturbing interview to Fox Business Network in which he divulged his plans to form a NATO-type alliance against Iran. The U.S. has long accused Iran of supporting terrorism, accusations that have ramped up under the Trump administration. Pompeo…

Ana Esther Ceceña: “A War on Venezuela Would be a Hemispheric War”

She is among the intellectuals that continue to speak out against foreign intervention, for peace and solidarity with Venezuela. For Ana Esther Ceceña, Venezuela today has become the focus of an international and geopolitical debate and dispute. According to the Mexican economist, the conflict with Venezuela is not primarily about oil, “if it was only…

People Across the World Stand Up for Venezuela’s Sovereignty

Zoe PC Venezuelans mobilized to sign the letter written by Nicolás Maduro in support of peace. Their signs read: “I sign for peace” “I sign against US interference”. Photo: Twitter While international media creates a spectacle around “humanitarian aid”, strong mobilizations in support of Nicolás Maduro and the Bolivarian Revolution continue within Venezuela and across…

Colombian Social Movements Draw Roadmap for Resistance to Duque’s Government

Peoples Dispatch On February 9 and 10, in Bogota, Colombia, representatives of over 80 social movements and political parties participated in the National Meeting of Social and Political Organizations for the defense of life, land, democracy and peace. The meeting aimed at building a common roadmap for the mobilization of the national strike scheduled in…

Colombia’s Social Leaders Declare Solidarity with Venezuela

Social leaders reject U.S. interference in Venezuela and stand in solidarity with the country and its government. Social leaders demonstrated in the city of Cali, in the Colombian department of Valle del Cauca, to show solidarity with Venezuela and to reject the interference of the United States (USA) against the country. In an event organized…

What Would Happen in the Region if a War Breaks Out in Venezuela?

Franco Vielma At the beginning of February 2019, the U.S. Senate vetoed the possibility that the government of that country, at least momentarily, would intervene through its regular forces in Venezuela, despite the fact that the Republicans dominate the Upper House. In the Democrat-dominated House of Representatives of the U.S. Congress, the positions are much…