All posts tagged "Venezuela"
For poor Venezuelans, a box of food may sway vote for Maduro
CLAP boxes a 'powerful weapon' against Washington 'economic war'
- Posted March 12, 2018
Venezuelans scramble to survive as merchants demand dollars
Strict exchange controls severely limit access to dollars and a black market in hard currency has spread in response
- Posted December 26, 2017
The silent creditor group in Venezuela’s debt crisis: Venezuelans
Of the $60 billion in outstanding bonds, $14 billion estimated to be held by Venezuelans, though a significant portion of that is believed to be in the hands of state institutions
- Posted December 8, 2017
China makes no offer of debt relief for Venezuela
Venezuela owes China $23 billion.
- Posted November 16, 2017
Trump singles out Venezuela for criticism in UN speech
Calls it a threat to democratic principles
- Posted September 19, 2017
UN report urges rights council to address Venezuela violence
Cites 'systematic use of excessive force'
- Posted August 30, 2017
US sanctions to pile misery on moribund Venezuelan economy
Inflation results in prices that are out of reach for the vast majority of poor Venezuelans
- Posted August 29, 2017
Trump administration imposes sweeping sanctions on Venezuela
Prohibit American financial institutions from providing new money to the government or the state oil company, among other measures
- Posted August 25, 2017
VP Pence says US won’t stand by as Venezuela ‘crumbles’
Seeking to highlight growing plight with a visit with people who’ve fled to Colombia
- Posted August 14, 2017
Venezuela’s Maduro: ‘Mr. Donald Trump, here is my hand’
Aims for strong relationship with U.S.
- Posted August 11, 2017