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  • Latest Updates of Venezuela’s Crisis

    Latest Updates of Venezuela’s Crisis

    Expand Police fire tear gas toward opposition supporters during clashes while rallying against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela, April 20, 2017.…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • José Miguel Vivanco
    José Miguel Vivanco, director of Human Rights Watch's Americas division, is a general expert on Latin America. Before joining Human Rights Watch, Vivanco worked as an attorney for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights at the Organization of…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Venezuela's Infiltration of the UN Human Rights Council
    It would be easy to give up on the United Nations Human Rights Council, as the Trump administration has done. Based in Geneva, the council is supposed to be a beacon for the world, a place where victims of human rights violations can look for abusive…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • UN: Defeat Venezuela in Human Rights Council Election

    UN: Defeat Venezuela in Human Rights Council Election

    Expand A view of the United Nations General Assembly, at UN headquarters, October 1, 2018.  © AP Photo/Richard Drew (New York) – Several candidat…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Don’t Let Venezuela Join the United Nations Human Rights Council

    Don’t Let Venezuela Join the United Nations Human Rights Council

    The corrupt and oppressive government of Nicolás Maduro in Venezuela has detained and tortured political opponents, shot demonstrators, and left the country so economically devastated that more than 4 million…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • UN: Venezuela Unfit for Rights Council Seat
    (New York) – Venezuela’s brutal crackdown on dissent, and its failure to tackle a humanitarian emergency that is largely of its own making, gives rise to serious concerns about its fitness as a candidate for the United Nations Human Rights Counci…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Venezuela Fails to Meet Criteria for UN Human Rights Council Membership
    Venezuela’s brutal crackdown on dissent, and its failure to tackle a humanitarian crisis that is largely of its own making, give rise to serious concerns about its fitness as a candidate for the United Nations Human Rights Council. Members of the…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • UN: Deny Venezuela Human Rights Council Seat

    UN: Deny Venezuela Human Rights Council Seat

    Expand Riot police clash with anti-government demonstrators in the neighborhood of Los Mecedores, in Caracas, on January 21, 2019. © 2019 FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/G…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Venezuela: UN Creates Independent Investigative Body

    Venezuela: UN Creates Independent Investigative Body

    Expand Voting record of the resolution adopted by the UN Human Rights Council on Venezuela, Geneva, September 27, 2019.  © 2019 Human Rights Watch…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Don’t Be Fooled by Venezuela’s Seeming Change of Heart

    Don’t Be Fooled by Venezuela’s Seeming Change of Heart

    Expand Riot police clash with anti-government demonstrators in the neighborhood of Los Mecedores, in Caracas, on January 21, 2019. © 2019 FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/G…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

The Economist: Venezuela

The Guardian: Venezuela News

Venezuela News and Views

  • Latin America wakes me up
    I am still here even though three months, almost, have passed since my last post (more on that later).I could not let pass the present troubles in Latin America without a comment. I read so many idiocies on Tweeter that I needed to vent off by remind…
    - 17 days ago, 28 Oct 19, 11:40am -
  • The Barbados Pass/Fail
    It has been two months since I last wrote. My health concerns were certainly a distraction, but discussing the miasma of Venezuelan politics was certainly not encouraging.However we reached this week a seminal point of sorts: it is the regime this ti…
    - 95 days ago, 11 Aug 19, 2:19pm -
  • The Pompeo storm
    Today we had yet another example on how the failures of the opposition outmatch its successes.Secretary of state Mike Pompeo had a private conversation on Venezuela that was leaked (I personally wonder whether he wanted that to be leaked). In that co…
    - 7 Jun 19, 2:56am -
  • Fiascoes
    Following Venezuela from afar is a painful exercise. All that I see are missed opportunities and grand thuggery in action. Not surprising of course when you know the actors. What is most offensive though is the reaction of these actors; as if they ex…
    - 4 Jun 19, 4:18am -
  • Exilium
    I have been absent for over a month. I did not write even though all hell broke lose in Caracas, and the ridicule of many an item should have been inspiring.But something happened.I came to France to recover from my grief, to attend an aging parent.…
    - 8 May 19, 5:04pm -
  • Lost from afar
    I feel obliged to blurt something since it is going to be soon a month without an entry.  But then again, contrary to Punditlandia principles where the less you know about a topic the most you believe to be entitled to speak or write about it, it do…
    - 31 Mar 19, 8:43am -
  • Guaidó 1; regime 0; foreign press out.

    Guaidó 1; regime 0; foreign press out.

    And thus Juan Guaidó returned to Venezuela. Through the normal entry point in Maiquetia airport.  He went in a triumphant caravan all the way to Caracas to attend a rally. That caravan and rally were immense. And more succesful than whatever show t…
    - 4 Mar 19, 7:05pm -
  • After Cúcuta: what type of intervention?
    The tumultuous events of February 23 at the Colombian borders leave a few things clear for the world.1) the regime is not that strong: it had to use its assault militia, "colectivos", to push back and burn trucks of humanitarian aid. The army apparen…
    - 25 Feb 19, 8:03am -
  • From afar, to Cucuta
    Trying to speak about what goes on from afar is reckless.Local information is not good, does not understand what has been going on in Venezuela, let's its own bias take over.Following tweets does not help much. Opposition tweets are transfigured. Cha…
    - 22 Feb 19, 6:24pm -
  • Irregular writing ahead
    When you read this I will be flying above some ocean.I cannot stay for the fall of Maduro, or the assassination of Guaido.  I need to go and take care of my Dad who is likely in his home stretch.  And this barely after surviving Ivan's home stretch…
    - 12 Feb 19, 11:30pm -
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