VENEZUELA HEADLINES AUGUST 1-9 2004

09/08/04

THE Venezuela Venture
Christian Science Monitor – USA
That's why the Bush administration has backed off from saying much about
Venezuela's president, who faces a political showdown this Sunday on his
future and…
www.csmonitor.com/2004/0810/p08s03-comv.html

VENEZUELA to Boost Security Before Recall
Forbes – USA
Venezuela's state-owned oil company Petroleos de Venezuela will increase
military personnel at oil installations to guarantee a stable oil supply
during the Aug…
www.forbes.com/work/feeds/ap/2004/08/09/ap1496932.html

8/9/04 – RECALL REFERENDUM IN VENEZUELA
Voice of America – Washington,DC,USA
… Despite earnings from vast petroleum reserves, Venezuela‚s ongoing
political turmoil has slowed foreign investment and has had a significant
negative impact…
www.voanews.com/Editorials/article.cfm?objectID=240BBAE9-623E-4731-A9A3EB5F45754255

SUPPLY loss could send oil to $100, Deutsche Bank AG says
Dallas Morning News (subscription) – Dallas,TX,USA
… in demand led by China and the US and concern supplies could be disrupted
in several oil-producing nations, including Russia, Iraq, Venezuela, Saudi
Arabia and…
www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/bus/stories/080904dnbusoil.cad80.html

OIL Prices Head Towards Record High Points On Supply Fears
Turkish Press – Turkey
… Bellew meanwhile said that traders were keeping a nervous watch also
on Venezuela ahead of a referendum there on Sunday which the opposition
hopes will unseat…
www.turkishpress.com/turkishpress/news.asp?ID=24066

NEW York Times' Juan Forero: Venezuela's opposition loses momentum
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
… Juan Forero writes: Pompeyo Marquez, with his shaggy mustache, tuft
of white hair and craggy voice, is the new face of Venezuela's opposition
movement, and…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22350

CANTV Honors AFC With 'Best in Class' Award
Yahoo News (press release) – USA
9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — AFC® (Nasdaq: AFCI – News), The Acronym for
Access(SM), today announced that CANTV, Venezuela's largest telecommunications
company…
biz.yahoo.com/prnews/040809/sfm038_1.html

MASSIVE Rallies Herald Venezuela's Recall Vote
The Scotsman – Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
… The US is Venezuela‚s main oil buyer, but relations have been strained
due to Chavez‚s ties with Cuba and his criticism to US-backed free market
proposals.…
news.scotsman.com/latest.cfm?id=3316537

TARIQ Ali: Chavez will win in Venezuela
Green Left – Australia
Claudia Jardim and Jonah Gindin spoke to veteran political activist and
author Tariq Ali, during his recent trip to Caracas, about Venezuela and
Latin American…
www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/593/593p24.htm

TENS of thousands march for Chavez, one week before Venezuela…
Channel News Asia – Singapore
… “This demonstration has no precedent in Venezuela,” Vice President
Jose Vicente Rangel told VTV television. “It's something huge.…
www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_world/view/99871/1/.html

SOCIAL programs may be key for Venezuela's Chavez Frias
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
… From the beginning, Venezuela's poor, estimated at 50 percent of the
country's 24 million people, has been Chavez' strongest base.…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22342

08/08/04

VENEZUELA expects oil price to stay at US$40 through year-end
The Malaysia Star – Malaysia
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) – Venezuela expects the price of oil to stay at
US$40 per barrel through the end of the year, supported by the usual rise
in demand…
thestar.com.my/news/story.asp?file=/2004/8/9/latest/18371Venezuela&sec=latest

INTERNATIONAL FORECASTER: What will Bush do after Chavez wins?
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
… INTERNATIONAL FORECASTER, editor Bob Chapman writes: Leaders of the
pro-Chavez petroleum workers union SENTRASET have threatened to cut Venezuela‚s
petroleum…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22338

VENEZUELA'S Chavez softens tongue on ties with the United States…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
… Foreign Minister (MRE) Jesus Arnoldo Perez said Friday that the US
government has become less hostile against Venezuela as it realizes Chavez
is certain to win…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22335

LONDON media student is Osmel's favorite for Miss Venezuela
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
Miss Venezuela Organization president, Osmel Sousa is taking no chances
after last year's Miss Universe failure and according to a report in Maracaibo

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22329

SOCIAL spending boosts appeal of Venezuela leader
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
CARACAS, Venezuela – (KRT) – One week before a crucial recall vote, Venezuelan
President Hugo Chavez has pulled even with the opposition and could hold
on to…
www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/9350163.htm

VENEZUELA: A Latin Enigma
Newsweek – New York,NY,USA
… novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez interviewed Hugo Chavez on a flight
from Havana to Caracas, a month after Chavez had won Venezuela's presidential
election.…
msnbc.msn.com/id/5635962/site/newsweek/

AS recall vote nears, Venezuela's Chavez blames troubles on Bush
Charlotte Observer (subscription) – Charlotte,NC,USA
… 15 recall referendum that threatens to cut short the “Bolivarian revolution”
he claims to have launched in Venezuela, a country of 24 million people
that…
www.charlotte.com/mld/observer/news/editorial/9348244.htm

ARMS Cache Destined for Venezuela Intercepted in Brazil
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
Caracas, August 6, 2004˜An arms cache valued at US$53 million discovered
in Brazil last month has reopened concern that Venezuela‚s presidential
referendum…
www.venezuelanalysis.com/news.php?newsno=1328

07/08/04

VENEZUELA remains divided a week before presidential recall
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
CARACAS, Venezuela – (KRT) – A week before Venezuela's long awaited presidential
recall referendum, the country's political landscape remains deeply divided

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/9345871.htm

VENEZUELA'S Opposition Loses Momentum
New York Times – New York,NY,USA
By JUAN FORERO. ARACAS, Venezuela, Aug. 6 – Pompeyo Márquez, with his
shaggy mustache, tuft of white hair and craggy voice, is the…
www.nytimes.com/2004/08/08/international/americas/08venez.html

VENEZUELA: Interview with Black Op Radio, Canada
CMAQ – Québec,Canada
By Jutta Schmitt. It is imperative to recollect what happened over the
last six years in Venezuela, to understand the political show-down on
August 15 next.…
www.cmaq.net/fr/node.php?id=17792

POOR Still Supporting Venezuela's Chavez
Guardian – UK
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) – After five years in office, President Hugo Chavez
remains a hero to millions of impoverished Venezuelans who see him as
their only…
www.guardian.co.uk/worldlatest/story/0,1280,-4397304,00.html

FIX Numbers; Reinvent Venezuela
CounterPunch – Petrolia,CA,USA
As the August 15 referendum on whether Hugo Chavez should continue as president
looms in Venezuela, anti-Chavez pollsters have begun reluctantly issuing
polls…
www.counterpunch.org/delacour08072004.html

ANDEAN Nations Bet on Bio-Trade
Inter Press Service (subscription) – World
Peru supplies minerals and fish for restaurants, but also ornamental fish
for home aquariums. Venezuela is a leader in petroleum and aluminium,
but also aloe.…
www.ipsnews.net/interna.asp?idnews=24986

LOATHED by the rich
Guardian – UK
To the dismay of opposition groups in Venezuela, and to the surprise of
international observers gathering in Caracas, President Hugo Chávez is
about to secure…
www.guardian.co.uk/comment/story/0,3604,1278213,00.html

KERRY victory could help Venezuela-US ties-Chavez
Deepika – India
CARACAS, Venezuela, Aug 7 (Reuters) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said
on Friday he hoped ties between his country and its biggest oil client
the United…
www.deepikaglobal.com/latestnews.asp?ncode=18786

COLOMBIA and Venezuela: A Clash of Two Models
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
Carlos Andres Perez, a former President of Venezuela and leader of the
Venezuelan 'opposition' against Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, said
in a recent…
www.venezuelanalysis.com/articles.php?artno=1233

VENEZUELA: OPEC Reaching Maximum Capacity
Forbes – USA
Venezuela's oil minister said Friday that the Organization of Petroleum
Exporting Countries is reaching maximum capacity after increasing production
quotas…
www.forbes.com/business/feeds/ap/2004/08/06/ap1495347.html

VENEZUELA'S Stock Index Has Best Week in 7 Months: Latin Stocks
Bloomberg – USA
Aug. 6 (Bloomberg) — Venezuela's benchmark stock index rose and headed
to its biggest weekly gain in seven months, propelled by rising company
profits and the…
quote.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=10000086&sid=al.PRvzllBL4&refer=latin_america

06/08/04

 www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22320
US has a more pragmatic view of Chavez … they know he will win the RR

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22319
Elections Council (CNE) putting finishing touches to election day norms

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22318
Ultimas Noticias editor places his bets on Bolivarian electoral patrols

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22312
Venezuelan Electoral Results on record … Resultados Electorales

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22309
MinCI Chacon: Information imbalance favors the opposition 90% to 10%

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22310
Armed group attacks Comando Maisanta headquarters in Maracaibo

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22314
Jeff Gilmore: Will the United States back another coup?

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22313
Jackson Diehl: Venezuelan President is on a collision course with Washington

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22311
The revolution abides by international treaties and the Constitution (II)

JACKSON Diehl: Venezuelan President is on a collision course with…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
… is Chavez, who faces an August 15 recall referendum that threatens
to cut short the “Bolivarian revolution'' he claims to have launched in
Venezuela, a country…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22313

TENSIONS Mount Over Venezuela Recall
Guardian – UK
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) – Some Venezuelans are fearful about government
allegations that radicals plan to disrupt balloting in the recall referendum
against…
www.guardian.co.uk/worldlatest/story/0,1280,-4392276,00.html

VOTE in Venezuela: Democracy at crossroads
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
Either way, the result will be accepted — both within Venezuela and by
the international community — as the true will of the people only if
it's a fair…
www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/opinion/9332313.htm

INSIDE The Barrio: Venezuelan Health Care Takes Off
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
… for hours in the burning afternoon sun outside Caracas‚ main downtown
theater for an event celebrating the latest accomplishments of Venezuela‚s
national…
www.venezuelanalysis.com/articles.php?artno=1232

LITERACY Programs in Chavez' Venezuela
Pacifica Radio – USA
Some of the fiercest fighting broke out in Iraq today. Dave Enders files
this report from Baghdad. That was Free Speech Radio News…
www.pacifica.org/programs/fsrn/fsrn_040805.html

SUBJECT: Venezuela Referendum
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
… Only now, are inequality, poverty and illiteracy being tackled. Venezuela
must be left alone to prosper as a proud independent nation.…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22308

05/08/04

VENEZUELA: Paper prints bogus voter poll
Washington Times – Washington,DC,USA
Caracas, Venezuela, Aug. 5 (UPI) — The Venezuelan newspaper El Universal
was duped by opponents of the president into publishing…
washingtontimes.com/upi-breaking/20040805-033622-5189r.htm

VENEZUELA‚S Chavez Announces $500 Million for National Housing…
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
… $500 million for a national housing program yesterday, which he called
only the beginning of a national mission to deal with the housing crisis
in Venezuela.…
www.venezuelanalysis.com/news.php?newsno=1326

VENEZUELA'S Universal Published Bogus Poll by Chavez Opponents
Bloomberg – USA
Aug. 5 (Bloomberg) — El Universal, Venezuela's largest national newspaper
by circulation, said it mistakenly published a bogus poll provided by
opponents of…
quote.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=10000086&sid=a_48wJSAtC2E&refer=latin_america

CNE slams false signature collection for referendum in Venezuela
Xinhua – China
… the fingerprints of two individuals appear in 32 identification cards
and signature-collected notebooks with different names in different states
of Venezuela.…
news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-08/05/content_1716586.htm

FAMOUS names speak up for Chavez in Venezuela poll
Guardian – UK
Writers, politicians and film-makers from more than a dozen countries have
offered their support to the Venezuelan president, Hugo Chavez, who faces
a…
www.guardian.co.uk/venezuela/story/0,12716,1276281,00.html

04/08/04

EXILED Union Leader Returns to Venezuela
Voice of America – Washington,DC,USA
Leaders of the Venezuelan Workers Confederation say union president Carlos
Ortega has returned to the country more than a year after seeking exile
in Costa Rica…
www.voanews.com/article.cfm?objectID=845E2014-BA19-44C4-AF5285ADA2EBD278

VENEZUELA‚S PDVSA to Invest in Argentinean Sea?
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
Following the Argentina-Venezuela business round that took place in Margarita
Island, Venezuela on July 23rd, rumors began to spread in Argentina and
Brazil…
www.venezuelanalysis.com/articles.php?artno=1230

EXILED labor boss returns to Venezuela; vows from hiding to oust…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
Carlos Ortega, the fugitive leader of the corrupt Confederation of Venezuelan
Trade Unions (CTV ) has been smuggled back into Venezuela and says he
will join…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22286

VENEZUELA on the brink of crisis
Socialist Worker – London,United Kingdom
Hugo Chavez, the flamboyant left wing leader of Venezuela, faces his greatest
test this month. … Some 13 percent of the world’s oil is produced
in Venezuela.…
www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php4?article_id=1448

VENEZUELA'S unemployment to fall below 12% this year
MENAFN – Middle East
(MENAFN) Venezuela's National Institute of Statistics said that the country's
unemployment rate should drop below 12 percent this year from 14.6 percent
a year…
www.menafn.com/qn_news_story_s.asp?StoryId=59548

CARMEN Victor: Swords into ploughshares — urban gardens of…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
August 6-September 5, 2004 at the Deleon White Gallery and the Venezuelan
Embassy in Ottawa (Canada), Carmen Victor presents documentary photographs
of…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22281

VENEZUELA’S UN Ambassador: The opposition is preparing to…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
… outside the country signed by Democratic Coordinator (CD) representatives
Timoteo Zambrano and Asdrubal Aguiar in the presence of Venezuela‚s
permanent…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22278

VENEZUELA, Mexico renew agreement on oil supply
Xinhua – China
3 (Xinhuanet) — Mexico and Venezuela renewed Tuesday a 24-year-old agreement
under which Latin America's two top oil producers supply fuels to countries
in…
news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-08/04/content_1708604.htm

APPROACHING referendum increases mobilization of parties in…
Granma International – La Habana,Cuba
CARACAS, August 3 (PL) .˜ The mobilization of government and anti-government
parties is intensifying in the run-up to the opposition petition to revoke
the…
www.granma.cu/ingles/2004/agosto/mar3/32refer.html

03/08/04

TODAY we commemorate the August 3rd 1498, discovery of Venezuela
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
… great pearl reservoirs in Cubagua. Their exploitation gave way to the
first Spanish settlement in Venezuela. In mid-August, Columbus…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22264

CENTRAL Bank of Venezuela (BCV) lists inflation in July stands at…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
Inflation in Venezuela currently stands at 1.4% … The Central Bank of
Venezuela (BCV) has announced that the Consumer Price Index…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22269

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22272
International concern over TSJ ruling on the right to exercise journalism

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22262
MINCA can continue banging its head against brick walls but still faces rejection

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22267
US Senator Robert C. Byrd does not spare the cowards and lickspittles

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22268
Government passes duty drawback resolution, eliminates business assetx tax

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22266
On the eve of a continental social revolution taking place in Venezuela

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22265
Elio Cequea: Why the vote should be NO. The wrong reasons…

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22274
Venezuelan State news agency VENPRES' news round-up — August 3, 2004

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22256
Ambassador: OAS observer missions were funded by US State Department

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22255
MinCI Minister Chacon accuses opposition media of CNE rules violations

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22254
Opposition rally in front of the Unicentro El Marquez ends in utter chaos

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22261
BBC World Service: Q&A on Venezuela's recall referendum

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22260
PDVSA-owned US CITGO posts US$172 million net income … up $80 million

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22271
13,000/29 ratio of Cuban/Venezuelan doctors in Barrio Adentro health plan

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22257
Jutta Schmitt: What's wrong with Venezuela's 1999 Bolivarian Constitution?

VENEZUELA Stocks Rise on Oil Prices, Debt Report: Latin Stocks
Bloomberg – USA
Aug. 3 (Bloomberg) — Venezuela's benchmark stock index had its biggest
gain in two months after Citigroup Inc. reiterated its recommendation

quote.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=10000086&sid=arbArvMAtZZU&refer=latin_america

INCREASED capacity at fuel refineries boosts Citgo earnings
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
… For the first six months of 2004, Citgo, a wholly owned subsidiary
of Petroleos de Venezuela SA, has earned $206.8 million on sales of $14.7
billion.…
www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/business/national/9310149.htm

VENEZUELA‚S August 15 Recall Vote Further Polarizes the Nation
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
… His call to resort to force to overthrow and kill Chávez highlights
his disdain for Venezuela‚s democratic process and brings into question
the opposition…
www.venezuelanalysis.com/articles.php?artno=1229

FRANCE'S LIBERATION: We must support Venezuela's Hugo Chavez Frias
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
Liberation's Gael Brustier and Thomas Francard write: In Venezuela on August
15, there will be a referendum critical for the future of this country
and of…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22258

JUTTA Schmitt: What's wrong with Venezuela's 1999 Bolivarian…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
why does the political opposition in Venezuela so desperately want to trash
it? If we reflect about why the Venezuelan 1999 Constitution…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22257

RECALL Effort Losing Steam In Venezuela
Centre for Public Opinion and Democracy – Vancouver,BC,Canada
… takes place. Do you agree or disagree with disavowing the popular mandate
bestowed upon Hugo Chávez as president of Venezuela?
www.cpod.ubc.ca/polls/index.cfm?fuseaction=viewItem&itemID=3636

CUBA economy hinges on Chávez vote
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
Cuba's Fidel Castro has forged a tight alliance with Venezuela's Hugo Chávez,
who faces a recall vote. If Chávez falls, Castro has reason to worry.

www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/9306129.htm

DON'T finance dictatorships
Houston Chronicle – Houston,TX,USA
… Plenty of poorly governed nations, including Nigeria, Angola, Ecuador
and Venezuela, would probably have been better off had they never discovered
oil or other…
www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/editorial/2715454

02/08/04

CHAVEZ Says Opposition Still Plans Violent Destabilization of…
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
… The President said that his government is preparing to repel any destabilization
plan and that he will not tolerate any attempts to destabilize Venezuela.

www.venezuelanalysis.com/news.php?newsno=1324

CHAVEZ Frias: Venezuela will not be a US colony … zero-tolerance…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
… Chavez Frias insists that the “US Empire” is behind the opposition
and has stated that Venezuela will never become a US colony.…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22250

CRUDE Oil Rises to a Record in NY on Higher US Terror Alert
Bloomberg – USA
… in the past year on concern about possible attacks on oil pipelines
in the Middle East and potential disruption to exports from Russia, Nigeria
and Venezuela.…
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MONITORING the Washington Post: Democracy in Venezuela
Narco News – Mexico
… to the upcoming recall referendum vote on President Hugo Chávez, a
July 30th editorial by the Washington Post titled “Monitoring Venezuela‰
alleges the…
narcosphere.narconews.com/story/2004/8/1/183337/1290

“ARE the Polls Credible in Venezuela? Vote NO”
Narco News – Mexico
Currently in Venezuela a variety of information is being released by national
and international polling groups in an attempt to predict the results
of the…
narcosphere.narconews.com/story/2004/8/1/185820/8839

01/08/04

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22245
Venezuelans in mock run-thru two weeks ahead of decisive recall referendum

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22244
Rebel officers' defense attorney conveniently forgets his clients' Rebellion HQ

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22242
Suspect GN bomber admits contact with opposition terrorists in Venezuela

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22225
DISIP reveals inept plan to bomb President Chavez Frias from an F-16 jet

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22239
Alfredo Bremont: When the CD acknowledges their failure in the referendum

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22243
The revolution abides by international treaties and the Constitution (I)

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22227
Civil Disobedience in Venezuela if Chavez Frias commits electoral fraud

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22226
Jose Del Grosso: Community radio informs and entertains the people

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22231
Corpozulia to deliver Bs.3.8 billion of credits to boost the local economy

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22230
VAT lowered 1%; opposition wanted 10% slash … credits to soup kitchens

SUSPECT GN bomber admits contact with opposition terrorists in…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
Miami Herald reporter Alfonso Chardy writes: Former Venezuelan National
Guard (GN) Lt. Jose Antonio Colina … charged with bombing…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22242

HOW hate media incited the coup d'etat against Venezuela's…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
Venezuela’s ‘hate media’ controls 95% of the airwaves and has a near-monopoly
over newsprint, and it played a major part in the failed attempt to…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22241

VENEZUELA Orders Arrest of 59 Military Officers
Voice of America – Washington,DC,USA
A Venezuelan court has ordered the arrest of 59 military officers who protested
against President Hugo Chavez nearly two years ago.…
www.voanews.com/article.cfm?objectID=B99B8FE3-28B0-42E0-9A530375C9842F1D

A Bitter War of Words
Newsweek – New York,NY,USA
… 9 issue – President Hugo Chavez calls Venezuela's four main television
stations “the four horsemen of the Apocalypse,” and photos of various
media bosses adorn…
msnbc.msn.com/id/5570131/site/newsweek/

CIVIL Disobedience will occur in Venezuela if Chavez Frias commits…
Venezuela Electronic News – Venezuela
… Amaury García, another CD director, foresees a “violent scenario”
in Venezuela after August 15, and he assured that the Bloc is taking measures
in view of…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=22227

VENEZUELA army officers arrested
BBC News – London,England,UK
… loses the vote. Correspondents say Venezuela has been bitterly polarised
by more than five years of Mr Chavez. His supporters praise…
news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/3943243.stm

VENEZUELA: ¡No to the Return of the Zombies!
CMAQ – Québec,Canada
Chronos is merciless and has imposed another countdown on daily life in
Venezuela, as the day of the famous presidential recall referendum is
inexorably…
www.cmaq.net/fr/node.php?id=17707

VENEZUELAN judge orders arrest of 59 officers for plotting against…
Canoe.ca – Canada
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) – A Venezuelan judge ordered the arrest of 59 former
military officers who declared themselves in rebellion against President
Hugo…
cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/World/2004/07/31/564795-ap.html

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