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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 -
  • Letter to Curaçaoan and Dutch Authorities on Venezuelan Asylum Seekers
    Washington, D.C., October 15, 2018Kajsa Ollongren, Minister of the Interior and Kingdom RelationRaymond Knops, State Secretary Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom RelationsStef Blok, Minister of Foreign Affairs of The Kingdom of the Netherlands…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • The Netherlands Should Protect Venezuelan Refugees

    The Netherlands Should Protect Venezuelan Refugees

    Expand Colombian police officers stand in front of people queueing to try to cross into Colombia from Venezuela through the Simon Bolivar international bridge in Cucuta, Colombia. J…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Venezuela: Landmark UN Rights Council Resolution

    Venezuela: Landmark UN Rights Council Resolution

    Expand Voting record of resolution on Venezuela at the UN Human Rights Council. Geneva, September 27, 2018. © Human Rights Watch  (Geneva) – The…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Venezuela: Six States Request ICC Investigation

    Venezuela: Six States Request ICC Investigation

    Expand Foreign ministers of several governments in the Americas announce they are requesting the Office of The Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court to investigate the situ…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • UN Rights Council: Address Human Rights and Humanitarian Crisis in Venezuela
    A cross-regional joint statement delivered by Peru on behalf of 53 States at the 38th session of the Human Rights Council in June expressed concern at the human rights and humanitarian crisis in the country and called for continued reporting by the O…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Addressing the human rights and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela
    OverviewSince President Maduro came to power in 2013, there has been an alarming rise in the intensity of abuses and the severity of the rights crackdown in Venezuela. Political and civil society repression has stifled dissenting voices. Severe shor…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Access to Information Denied in Venezuela

    Access to Information Denied in Venezuela

    September 28 is the International Day for Universal Access to Information. As UNESCO frames it, “Universal Access” is bound up with the right to seek and receive information, an integral piece of the right…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • The Double Victims of the Venezuelan Crisis

    The Double Victims of the Venezuelan Crisis

    Early on 18 August 2018, *Ana heard fireworks and the echo of unintelligible Portuguese on a loudspeaker. “Are they going to have a party?” she wondered. She was beside the tarpaulin under which she and he…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

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Venezuela News and Views

  • The Venezuelan opposition reaches the deep end (2): the Albán effect
    Note: I was going to write a brainy post of unrequested advice as to what the opposition should do in the coming weeks. But fortunately I procrastinated some and then there was a whirlwind of events that would have made that projected post nearly use…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Oct 18, 10:15pm -
  • The Venezuelan opposition reaches the deep end: part 1
    There is a new crisis of "to vote or not to vote". And the opposition is falling into the same self destructive behaviors, opening the way for the final political push of chavismo. Which does not mean that Maduro will last, the economy is tanking. Wh…
    - 14 days ago, 8 Oct 18, 10:28pm -
  • The downfall of Maduro can only come from outside
    And by that I do not mean the marines landing in La Guaira tomorrow. It will not happen. We are in the XXI century and things are done in other effective ways, as needed.The title comes because the opposition is STILL collapsing further, in an hopele…
    - 21 days ago, 1 Oct 18, 1:20pm -
  • An empty world
    The overbearing feeling these days is not quite palpable. We can suffer inflation, we can endure robberies, we can see our lights go away, we can drain the last drop of water in our pipes.  But there is one thing we cannot do anything about, that fe…
    - 29 days ago, 24 Sep 18, 12:03am -
  • The shoe dropeth

    The shoe dropeth

    As I was expecting the decree about the new minimum wage was officially published today when it should have been published last week, at the latest. This way no one could make adequate preparation and many lost their jobs, many a store closed. And as…
    - 49 days ago, 3 Sep 18, 10:17pm -
  • Fantasy Thursday
    So we are here Thursday night and as expected the regime still has not published the decrees and their application rules. That is, people had to either fire every body and close shop, or cross themselves and wait for the worse.  In other words, seve…
    - 53 days ago, 30 Aug 18, 10:31pm -
  • Apocalypse Saturday
    There is no need to go into details of the latest measures of Maduro. Their objective is simple: take over the private sector without using the N word. That is, we make them go bankrupt so they give themselves to the regime without having to go throu…
    - 56 days ago, 27 Aug 18, 11:36pm -
  • Apocalypse tomorrow

    Apocalypse tomorrow

    It has been almost a month I have posted last.  I think it may be the longest time ever in between posts.  I guess tweeting as taken over.  I can tweet anytime, like in some medical waiting room that I am visiting a little bit too much these days.…
    - 64 days ago, 19 Aug 18, 11:40pm -
  • What Josep Borrel really meant : a lost country

    What Josep Borrel really meant : a lost country

    Spain had what is normal in a parliamentary system: there was a motion vote that ousted the sitting Mariano Rajoy which automatically replaced him with the "leader" of the opposition, Pedro Sanchez.  This one did not reach premiership after last ele…
    - 64 days ago, 19 Aug 18, 10:15pm -
  • Just saying....

    Just saying....

    So AD is leaving the opposition coalition MUD.On June 15 I was writing the following:In this group [willing to negotiate with the regime] we have AD and the rest. AD would be stricter in its negotiations with the regime but since it has lost tremendo…
    - 7 Jul 18, 10:27pm -
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