VENEZUELA HEADLINES NOVEMBER 9-21 2004

21/11/04

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Spanish President Jose Luis Rodriguez condemns terrorist attack in Venezuela
By: David Cabrera
Rodriguez Zapatero was joined by other members of the 14th Hispanic American Summit of Heads of State during a press conference in San Jose (Costa Rica) to denounce Anderson‚s assassination.

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US State Department: Officials admitted to widespread mistakes in terror report
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
The 2003 report said terrorist attacks and related deaths had dropped to the lowest levels in three decades, and top Bush administration officials immediately touted it as proof of their success in the war on terrorism.

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President Chavez Frias hopes to recover Spanish recognition and acceptance
By: Patrick J. O'Donoghue
Chavez Frias had proposed to make Spain Venezuela's entry into Europe but his plans were quickly dashed by then President Jose Maria Aznar, who turned out to be a leading critic of the Chavez Frias administration.

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Ernesto Navarro: The murderous hyenas will not overpower us…
By: Ernesto J. Navarro
From the Miraflores Palace Ayacucho Salon, the Head of State instructed the nation to engage in important reflections regarding the lamentable event that the Venezuelan public unanimously repudiates.

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President Hugo Chavez Frias swears in new ministers before traveling abroad
By: David Cabrera
Reflecting on the future of the present revolutionary process, Chavez said, “we are forced to take a leap forward through what‚s left of this year … and for 2005 and 2006 … so that this process can finally, forever be made irreversible.”

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Chinese US Ambassador Yang Jiechi openly recognizes need to move out of US$
By: Todd Stein & Steven McIntyre
The largest beneficiary of this will be the precious metals — gold and silver — make no mistake about it. The recent launch of the first US gold ETF has already shown incredible demand and we surmise it will only grow from here.

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Lourdes Vaint: It's time we be more on the aggressive against USA terrorists
By: Lourdes Vaint
These terrorists cells emphatically use euphemisms like “democracy” and the US flag as literal and figurative symbols to subconsciously make up believe that these are synonymous for peace and justice in the world.

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MVR analyzes inclusion of union … President Chavez Frias has last word
By: Patrick J. O'Donoghue
Although MVR leaders admit that Union is politically bantam-weight category, Union, they realize, knows the opposition and that is a positive advantage for defining government strategy.

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Katherine Lahey: Those who assassinated Danilo Anderson have failed!
By: Katherine Lahey
I probably learned more from his speech, or at least equally as much, as from the process on August 15, particularly as I reflected on the polarity of the responses of Bush and Chavez to terrorist attacks in their own countries.

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HR groups see Anderson's death as chance to end impunity once and for all
By: Patrick J. O'Donoghue
“The assassination has two objectives: weaken the exercise of politics in the mediation of conflicts and weaken the rule of law” … all sectors in Venezuela must show a united front.

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What bank owns The Washington Post (…and wants the US to attack again?)
By: Henk Ruyssenaars
According to the impression given by the belligerent smear in the WP, the Lazard Freres Banking multinational just wants to make more and more profit, and doesn't care a damn how many people suffer or die in a one of those new CIA coups in Venezuela.

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Richard Smith: Venezuela … and now, what comes next?
By: Richard Smith
The anti-democratic opposition is being forced into a corner and … like the proverbial wounded tiger … could be even more dangerous and aggressive as legal and structural changes in Venezuela are implemented.

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Venezuelan corporate media eager to learn tricks from mentors to the North
By: Steven Hunt
A society striving to expand democracy … in the true sense of the term … cannot allow a few large corporations that control most of the airwaves to present grotesque distortions and defamations against a constitutionally elected government.

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Diego Bautista Urbaneja: hard struggle faces opposition with little punch
By: Patrick J. O'Donoghue
Urbaneja suggests five points: serenity, lucidity, tenacity, generosity and courage but admits that he has seen no signs of revision about opposition conduct to date, its language or its vision of the situation.

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Congress of the Bolivarian Peoples: Honor and Glory to Danilo Anderson
By: Dawn Gable
The grand fatherland, shaken, pays you homage. You have entered into history like the great martyrs of Our America, who over the past five hundred years have been reborn when the people are reborn.

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Bombs triggered by remote control could only be executed by professionals
By: Bob Chapman
Mr. Anderson was leading the investigation of some 400 persons accused of using massive sums of money from the US National Endowment for Democracy (NED) … a CIA front, to replace or overthrow the Chavez government.

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President Hugo Chavez Frias swears in new Ministers and sets the line
By: Patrick J. O'Donoghue
Admitting errors in the past of precision in responding to situations and persistence in the strategic effort to achieve his dream of integrity “a lo Bolivar,” Chavez Frias maintains that a new social State and rule of law must arise.

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Renda Downey: I am very sad to say that USA is no longer truly a democracy
By: Renda Downey
Ironically, I came across your letter as a result of my own research into alleged voter fraud in our own presidential election. I'm sure it will not surprise you to learn that John Kerry was most probably the true choice of the American people.

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Huge US deficit emphasizes fragile world view of the American economy
By: Bob Chapman
Venezuela's vigorously anti-Bush President Hugo Chavez and now Uruguay's Vazquez plus Bolivian and Ecuador popular anti-Bush sentiment aimed at creating a political economic bloc capable of countering US attempts to dominate the continent.

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Alfredo Bremont: A desperate act of political terrorism is not courageous!
By: Alfredo Bremont
Just take an instant, to think and perceive the symbols of desperation which are revealing the faces of the anti-democratic opposition … but. rather than blame hired guns, those who pay them must be brought to justice.

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Paul Volgyesi: Rarefied spin-free zone that VHeadline is supposed to represent
By: Paul Volgyesi
Much as I'm not a great fan of mainstream media and its news agency provider, I read the “objectionable” article four times looking, with no avail, for “Fidel-loving, left-leaning Chavez' stuff which is not there.

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Posthumous Order of the Liberator; three days national mourning honor Anderson
By: Dawn Gable
Venpres: Decree N° 3.260 by the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela has initiated three days of national morning ending Sunday night in response to the murder of State Prosecutor Danilo Anderson.

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Family and friends accompany remains of Anderson to their final resting place
By: Dawn Gable
What began as a caravan from the National Assembly (AN) to the cemetery where the remains of Danilo Anderson were placed, grew into a grand procession calling for those responsible for the terrorist act to be punished to the full extent of the law.

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Richard Smith: Venezuela … and now, what comes next?
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Richard Smith writes: Last week while conversing with friends, I commented that everything appeared to have “calmed down” in Venezuela after the electoral

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What bank owns The Washington Post (…and wants the US to attack
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Foreign Press Foundation (Amsterdam) chairman Henk Ruyssenaars writes: The focal point of trouble is that Venezuela supplies the United States with 13% of its

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New foreign minister in Venezuela
BBC News – London,England,UK
By Iain Bruce. Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez has named the former state oil company boss, Ali Rodriguez, as the country's new foreign minister.

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Venezuela's Chavez reshuffles cabinet, state oil company board
San Francisco Chronicle – San Francisco,CA,USA
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez reshuffled key members of his government, naming as foreign minister the current head of Venezuela's state-owned oil company

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Killers will be caught, Venezuela's leader vows
Winston-Salem Journal – Winston-Salem,NC,USA
CARACAS, Venezuela – President Hugo Chavez vowed to track down the killers of a state attorney whose death in a car bombing has shaken the oil-rich South

LATIN Americans Back Cuba, Venezuela on Terror
Reuters – NY,USA
… Cuba and Venezuela won the backing of their neighbors, many of whom
have swung to the left in recent years, to censure terrorism in all its
forms, not just…
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WATCH Venezuela
Washington Post – Washington,DC,USA
The likely focal point of trouble is Venezuela, a country of 25 million
that supplies the United States with 13 percent of its oil.…
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OIL heats up as temperatures drop
Taipei Times – Taipei,Taiwan
… Venezuela is a major supplier to the US and despite recent falls in
crude prices, cold fronts approaching North America and Europe have highlighted
underlying…
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Latin Americans Back Cuba, Venezuela on Terror
Reuters – NY,USA
Cuba and Venezuela won the backing of their neighbors, many of whom have swung to the left in recent years, to censure terrorism in all its forms, not just

20/11/04

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Watch Venezuela
Washington Post – Washington,DC,USA
The likely focal point of trouble is Venezuela, a country of 25 million that supplies the United States with 13 percent of its oil.

VENEZUELA suspects exiles in prosecutor's slaying
Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
CARACAS — Venezuela suggested Friday that exiles living in Florida may
have masterminded the assassination of a prosecutor investigating a short-lived
coup…
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wovene1119,0,6596404.story?coll=ny-world-big-pix

OFFICIAL statement issued by Venezuela's Embassy in Washington DC
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
The Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in the United States,
deplores the murder of the public prosecutor of the Public Ministry, Danilo
Anderson…
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BOMB kills Venezuela prosecutor
ABS CBN News – Quezon City,Philippines
CARACAS, Venezuela – A Venezuelan prosecutor probing a 2002 coup against
President Hugo Chavez was killed by a car bomb that the government blamed
on Friday on…
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VENEZUELA'S president vows to track down killers of top prosecutor
San Francisco Chronicle – San Francisco,CA,USA
President Hugo Chavez vowed Friday that Venezuela's intelligence services
would identify the assassins of a state attorney who intended to prosecute
backers of…
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2004/11/19/international2151EST0737.DTL

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Official statement issued by Venezuela's Embassy in Washington DC
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
The Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in the United States, deplores the murder of the public prosecutor of the Public Ministry, Danilo Anderson

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Crude jumps above $48 US a barrel after report of refinery outage
CBC News – Canada
futures prices soared above $48 US a barrel Friday as concerns about tight winter fuel supplies were stoked by a refinery outage in Venezuela and speculation

19/11/04

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Perini Settles With Government
Forbes – New York,NY,USA
it agreed to pay $998,500 in a settlement with the departments of Justice and State related to construction of the US Embassy building in Caracas, Venezuela.

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US government implicated in the assassination of Danilo Anderson
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
was heading up the process to bring several hundred Venezuelans to court regarding their involvement in recent criminal events in Venezuela, amongst these, the

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Venezuela suspects exiles in Florida behind prosecutor's killing
Sarasota Herald-Tribune – Sarasota,FL,USA
CARACAS, Venezuela — President Hugo Chavez's spokesman on Friday accused “terrorists” training in Florida of being behind the assassination of a top

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Venezuela president suspects US exiles in prosecutor's
San Francisco Chronicle – San Francisco,CA,USA
on Friday accused “terrorists” training in Florida of being behind the assassination of a top prosecutor who intended to try backers of Venezuela's 2002 coup.

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Prosecutor Feared Dead in Venezuela Blast
Guardian – UK
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) – A truck owned by a prosecutor pressing charges against supporters of Venezuela's failed 2002 coup exploded early Friday, and the body

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Car bomb kills Venezuela top prosecutor
swissinfo – Switzerland
By Patrick Markey. opponents of President Hugo Chavez who were accused of backing a 2002 coup against the left-wing leader. Authorities

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Venezuela prosecutor feared dead
Indymedia Ireland – Ireland
by pat c Friday, Nov 19 2004, 10:45am. A key state prosecutor may have been killed in a double explosion in his car in Venezuela, officials fear.

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Venezuela Govt. Believes Car Blast Kills Prosecutor
ABC News – USA
Nov 19, 2004 — CARACAS, Venezuela (Reuters) – Two blasts destroyed a car in a Caracas suburb on Thursday and killed its driver, who Venezuelan authorities

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Venezuela prosecutor feared dead
BBC News – London,England,UK
A key state prosecutor may have been killed in a double explosion in his car in Venezuela, officials fear. Police are carrying out

ARGENTINA, Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Cuba
Latin America Press (subscription) – Peru
… named to replace him. . President Hugo Chávez, of Venezuela and Leonel
Fernández of the Dominican Republic, on Nov. 6 signed an…
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Venezuelan State news agency VENPRES' round-up — November 18
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Venpres (Jaqueline Gil).- Venezuela's Foreign (MRE) Minister, Jesus Arnaldo Perez, has made it clear that he has not been removed or resigned from his post.

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Call for social dialogue and unity in Venezuela
Scoop.co.nz (press release) – New Zealand
Brussels November 18, 2004 (ICFTU online): Manuel Cova, General Secretary of the CTV, the ICFTU's affiliate in Venezuela, explains the difficult climate of

18/11/04

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Cabinet reshuffle imminent? Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA)
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Quoting unofficial sources, Aporrea.org is claiming that Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA) president and former Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC

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Crude Oil Edges Higher
TheStreet.com – New York,NY,USA
production problems of varying consequence there. Threats to production in Norway, Russia, Venezuela and Nigeria also have been a factor.

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Letter to NED Chairman Vin Weber from Ambassador Bernardo Alvarez
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
writing in response to your letter, recently made public, regarding the National Endowment for Democracy's activities in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela …

17/11/04

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Mining companies panic as Venezuelan IRS/Seniat plans major tax purge
By: David Coleman
Seniat Superintendent Jose Vielma says the executive move comes after an investigation into the mining company's finances. US authorities have cooperated in the investigation and Vielma says the company's mining license will be revoked as.

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Venezuela's Ambassador tells NED to address their issue elsewhere…
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Ambassador Bernardo Alvarez Herrera adds that regarding the case referred to in Weber's letter to the President of Venezuela, that there is a pending investigation in the judiciary, and any comment to that end must be addressed by that body.

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Venezuela‚s Supreme Court (TSJ): Sumate leaders not to be held await trial
By: Venezuelanalysis.com
The independent Attorney General‚s Office charged Machado and Estevez with conspiracy and violation of Article 132 of the Penal Code in which it is clearly stated that it is illegal to Œsolicit international intervention in international politics.‚

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Communism will soon look desirable compared to fascism in Washington
By: Paul Volgyesi
The difference between communist fascism and the neoliberal kind is that in the former, the victims (the people) get free education, free health care … a social net that Americans don't even dream of, etc.

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Venezolanos and others need expect no substantive changes in US policy
By: Chris Herz
No doubt, General Powell was then as he is now a person of intelligence and presence. You do not go into the General Staff as a youngster and rise through the ranks of the officer corps without that kind of persona.

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Juan Herrera: Understand now why I term these “communists” monkeys.
By: Juan Herrera
To come to power and loot a country blind as you are to the present reality is something else. The front of this farce, is that we can still buy a car, but at what inflationary price?
We can leave this mess, but with how much?

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Humanizing Venezuela's prisons will be Justice Ministry priority for 2005
By: Dawn Gable
The Interior & Justice (MIJ) Ministry “will direct more of its budget toward preventative rather than repressive strategies” and. after the first of the year, an appropriate managerial structure will be installed in Venezuela's prison system.

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International Humanitarian Simon Bolivar Civil-Military Brigade created
By: Dawn Gable
The foreign assistance organization will attend emergency situations as a result of natural disasters in the Caribbean and Central America as well as any other country that requests aid through diplomatic channels.

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Venezuelan military hospitals broaden their service to all of the population
By: Dawn Gable
To put the proposal into action, Defense Minister Jorge Luis Garcia Carneiro has requested a budget increase to military hospitals from 20 billion bolivares to Bs.60 billion.

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Strongly favored using poison gas against uncivilized tribes to spread terror!
By: Malcolm Donald
It is the likes of Ms. Henry who are now the conscience-keepers of the United States. As Churchill warned us years ago … “A nation without a conscience is a nation without a soul. A nation without a soul is a nation that cannot live.”

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Zavala says Venezuela's economic recovery will continue through 2007
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
According to Central Bank figures, the Venezuelan economy grew 34.8% of the GDP during the first quarter, and 13.6% in the second, for an average 23.1% of the GDP in this year‚s first semester.

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Zavala says Venezuela's economic recovery will continue through
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
alia2.net/Quantum writes: Central Bank of Venezuela (BCV) director Domingo Maza Zavala says economic recovery will continue through 2007 …

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Oil Prices Fall Below $46
TheStreet.com – New York,NY,USA
varying consequence there. Threats to production in Norway, Russia, Venezuela and Nigeria also have been a factor. Oil workers in

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Venezuelan State news agency VENPRES' round-up — November 16
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Venpres (Miyeilis Morales Flores).- Venezuela's Ministry of Defense will hand out some 42 billion Bolivars to the Small Industry and Cooperatives Business

HUMBERTO Marquez: Controversy over Venezuela's new broadcasting…
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… few years. Venezuela's current legislation on broadcasting dates back
to 1941, although it has been frequently amended. According…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23543

EVA Golinger: NED on the offensive in Venezuela
Axis of Logic – Boston,MA,USA
… info's Eva Golinger reports: On November 8, 2004, National Endowment
for Democracy (NED) president Carl Gershman made an historic visit to
Venezuela with a…
www.axisoflogic.com/artman/publish/article_13644.shtml

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Humberto Marquez: Controversy over Venezuela's new broadcasting
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
few years. Venezuela's current legislation on broadcasting dates back to 1941, although it has been frequently amended. According

www.axisoflogic.com/artman/publish/article_13648.shtml
Citizen Power and Venezuela's Local Public Planning Councils
Axis of Logic – Boston,MA,USA
By Sarah Wagner, US Journalist living in Venezuela. Editor's Note: For readers who are interested in how the governments of Venezuela …

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MEDIA-VENEZUELA: Controversy Over New Broadcasting Regulations
Inter Press Service (subscription) – World
few years. Venezuela's current legislation on broadcasting dates back to 1941, although it has been frequently amended. According

16/11/04

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4531.html?cm_ven=GOOGLEN&cm_cat=FREE&cm_ite=NA

Oil Prices Slip Again
TheStreet.com – New York,NY,USA
production problems of varying consequence there. Threats to production in Norway, Russia, Venezuela and Nigeria have also been a factor.

VENEZUELA Expects Rise in Colombia Trade
San Jose Mercury News (subscription) – San Jose,CA,USA
CARACAS, Venezuela – Venezuela expects trade with Colombia to reach $2.5
billion this year, a 73 percent increase over 2003, Venezuela's ambassador
to Colombia…
www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/business/financial_markets/10189442.htm

FRANZ JT Lee — Venezuela: Global Emancipation versus Mental…
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… of Los Andes (ULA) professor Franz JT Lee writes: Seeing that we here
are now celebrating “150 Years after the Abolition of Slavery in Venezuela,”
within the…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23512

15/11/04

US Ambassador William Brownfield walks headlong into controversy…
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
William Brownfield, the United States' new ambassador to Venezuela has
walked headlong into controversy while trying to sidestep leading questions
from…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23502

14/11/04

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President's Sunday radio address to undergo drastic restructure
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
“With the passing of the media content law (Radio & TV Social Responsibility Law), there will be a new communicational order in Venezuela that will allow the

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23481
Old days of hand-picked candidates over … new stage in
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Governors and +250 Mayors were split in 20 discussion tables to reach conclusions on developing 10 strategic lines in what, for everyone in Venezuela, is new

13/11/04

VENEZUELA'S Cy Young winner to be awarded Order of the Libertador
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… Johan Santana says he's the same old “Gocho” (nickname for inhabitants
of Merida and Tachira) “a Venezuelan proud of making people in Venezuela
happy.” As a…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23469

VENEZUELA and Colombia are both seeking to increase bilateral…
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Venezuela and Colombia are seeking to increase commercial exchange, gravely
affected in 2002-2003 as a result of the April coup d'etat, oil industry
sabotage…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23475

LEADERS' hard lines give US envoy to Venezuela a tough test
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
CARACAS, Venezuela – (KRT) – After one of his first meetings with a Venezuelan
government official, the new US ambassador to Venezuela, William Brownfield

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/10163961.htm

VENEZUELA: Leaders of Sumate formed part of the unsuccessful US…
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… civic organisation, face criminal prosecution for accepting international
assistance to help educate citizens about their rights under Venezuela's
constitution…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23467

VENEZUELA promises to protect Chinese nationals attacked in…
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… Venezuela's Foreign Ministry has not been able to give specific details
of measures taken but acknowledges that the Beijing diplomatic request
followed the…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23464

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Venezuela's Cy Young winner to be awarded Order of the Libertador
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Johan Santana says he's the same old “Gocho” (nickname for inhabitants of Merida and Tachira) “a Venezuelan proud of making people in Venezuela happy.” As a

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23475
Venezuela and Colombia are both seeking to increase bilateral
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Venezuela and Colombia are seeking to increase commercial exchange, gravely affected in 2002-2003 as a result of the April coup d'etat, oil industry sabotage

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23467
Venezuela: Leaders of Sumate formed part of the unsuccessful US
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
civic organisation, face criminal prosecution for accepting international assistance to help educate citizens about their rights under Venezuela's constitution

www.venezuelanalysis.com/articles.php?artno=1314
Citizen Power and Venezuela's Local Public Planning Councils
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
The leftist governments of Lula da Silva of Brazil and of Hugo Chávez of Venezuela, when confronted with the failed promises of their historically elite

12/11/04

www.venezuelanalysis.com/articles.php?artno=1313
As Venezuela Tilts Left, a Rum Mogul Reaches Out to Poor
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
It didn't augur well for Venezuela's business establishment, which has tried by means legitimate and otherwise to unhorse the fiery leader.

CHINA seeks protection for nationals in Venezuela
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
CARACAS, Venezuela, Nov 11 (Reuters) – China has asked Venezuela to protect
Chinese nationals and their businesses in the South American country after
Chinese…
www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/N11509603.htm

SINOPEC In Talks To Develop Venezuela Oil Field – Source
Yahoo News – USA
… Venezuelan oil firm Inelectra, holds has the rights to develop the
Posa field that borders on Trinidad and Tobago, off the coast of Venezuela's
Paria peninsula…
sg.biz.yahoo.com/041111/15/3og6p.html

HUGO Chavez and Venezuela's Poor
ProgressiveTrail.org – McMinnville,OR,USA
… more and more animated, Olivia dragged me over to a poster on the wall
showing Hugo Chavez with a throng of followers and a list of Venezuela's
new social…
progressivetrail.org/articles/040816Benjamin.shtml

NED president: Venezuela hangs between dictatorship and democracy
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
During a flying visit to Venezuela, US National Endowment for Democracy
(NED) president, Carl Gershman has defiantly defended the Sumate electoral
company that…
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23450

RUSSIAN ambassador to Venezuela announces investment in aluminium…
Gateway 2 Russia – Russia
Russian Ambassador to Venezuela Alexei Ermakov has told reporters that
the Russian government will invest the equivalent of 1bn US dollars in
Venezuela's…
www.gateway2russia.com/st/art_257165.php

11/11/04

www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/N11509603.htm
China seeks protection for nationals in Venezuela
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
CARACAS, Venezuela, Nov 11 (Reuters) – China has asked Venezuela to protect Chinese nationals and their businesses in the South American country after Chinese

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23453
US government more than willing to get Chavez out of its thinning
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
(DAI) has been involved in what I might call the “quiet” distribution of US government funds to anti-Chavez sectors in Venezuela

progressivetrail.org/articles/040816Benjamin.shtml
Hugo Chavez and Venezuela's Poor
ProgressiveTrail.org – McMinnville,OR,USA
more and more animated, Olivia dragged me over to a poster on the wall showing Hugo Chavez with a throng of followers and a list of Venezuela's new social

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23448
Big League table shows run of votes in Venezuela's new political
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Las Ultimas Noticias tabloid offers some details on Venezuela's new political map after the October 31 regional and municipal elections.

www.forbes.com/business/manufacturing/feeds/ap/2004/11/11/ap1649644.html
Source: Chinese Co. in Offshore Oil Talks
Forbes – New York,NY,USA
Posa field in the east of Paria will be developed with Ineparia and Sinopec,” said the source, adding that the proposal has been taken to Venezuela's state oil

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23444
Charles Hardy: Condoleezza Rice, Colin Powell: Sleeping with the
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
com commentarist Charles Hardy writes: During the past few weeks important elections have taken place in the United States, Uruguay, Brazil and Venezuela.

REPORT: Venezuela Negotiating $1B Loan
Forbes – New York,NY,USA
Roman Mayorga, representative of the IDB in Venezuela, told the newspaper
the loan hasn't been approved yet, and gave no details when it might be
authorized by…
www.forbes.com/technology/ebusiness/feeds/ap/2004/11/10/ap1647934.html

VENEZUELA denies aiding Colombian rebels
Washington Times – Washington,DC,USA
… Venezuela wants to secure its jungle border with neighboring Colombia
following a September attack by unknown gunmen who killed six Venezuelan
soldiers and an…
washingtontimes.com/upi-breaking/20041110-092828-1491r.htm

AMBASSADOR: Russia to invest $1 billion in Venezuela's aluminum…
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Russian Ambassador to Venezuela, Alexei Ermakov has told reporters that
the Russian government will invest the equivalent of US$1 billion in Venezuela's

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23425

LOCAL man returns from Venezuela with tales of Chavez's '…
The Athens News – Athens,OH,USA
… “If you go to Venezuela, you will not see any manifestations of communism,”
claimed Jason Tockman, a long-time environmental activist in the Athens
area.…
www.athensnews.com/issue/article.php3?story_id=18868

www.athensnews.com/issue/article.php3?story_id=18868
Local man returns from Venezuela with tales of Chavez's '
The Athens News – Athens,OH,USA
“If you go to Venezuela, you will not see any manifestations of communism,” claimed Jason Tockman, a long-time environmental activist in the Athens area.

www.venezuelanalysis.com/articles.php?artno=1312
After the Referendum: Venezuela Faces New Challenges
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
It was a victory, too, for the Bolivarian Constitution of Venezuela, the only constitution that permits such a recall referendum for the president.

www.venezuelanalysis.com/news.php?newsno=1414
Opposition Legislators to Face Recall Vote In Venezuela
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
Caracas, November 10, 2004—The country's national electoral council (CNE) announced yesterday that the recall referenda against nine representatives of the

www.prnewswire.com/cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=109&STORY=/www/story/11-10-2004/0002401612&EDATE=
OPEC Output Up 110,000 Barrels Per Day in October, According to
PR Newswire (press release) – USA
the end of the year. Indonesia, Libya, Qatar, the UAE and Venezuela maintained output at September levels. OPEC has encouraged its

www.petroleumworld.com/Ed111004.htm
Richard G. Lugar: We need a new approach to Venezuela
Petroleumworld.com – Venezuela
Venezuela's President Hugo Chávez has received three separate electoral mandates, outmaneuvered a popular uprising, and survived a devastating 63-day national

9/11/04

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23409
Venezuelan State news agency VENPRES' round-up — November 8, 2004
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
According to Venezuela's Communication and Information Minister Andres Izarra, both Heads of State evaluated the crisis in this Caribbean country intensified

www.boston.com/news/world/latinamerica/articles/2004/11/09/neighbor_nations_seeking_us_cues
Neighbor nations seeking US cues
Boston Globe – Boston,MA,USA
can expect to face more opposition to its foreign policy, especially in South American nations that have shifted left: Argentina, Brazil, Venezuela, and Uruguay

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-11/09/content_2193752.htm
Purchase of Russian weapons not for arms race: Venezuela
Xinhua – Beijing,China
8 (Xinhuanet) — Venezuela said Monday that its recent purchase of Russian attack helicopters was for weapons renewal instead of a regional arms race.

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-11/09/content_2193983.htm
Venezuela's state oil company to invest more on oil exploitation
Xinhua – Beijing,China
8 (Xinhuanet) — Venezuela's state-run oil company PDVSA will put more money in prospecting next year, the El Universal paper quoted a company official as

www.venezuelanalysis.com/news.php?newsno=1412
Colombia to Purchase Combat Planes, Denies Arms Race with
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
8, 2004—With less than 24 hours before a Colombia-Venezuela summit, the Colombian Minister of defense announced the country's intention to buy 24 combat

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=23408
Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA) in fresh contract negotiations with
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA) has resumed contract talks with three of the largest oil unions after directors appointed a new representative to head

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