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April 1-6 2005

6/4/05

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29662
Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder: YMCA cancels students‚ Venezuela trip
By: Chris Nisan
Barbara Jones claims that it was safety concerns and issues raised by the Venezuelan YMCA that prompted local officials to withdraw support for the venture ˜ not political pressure from opponents of the current Venezuelan government.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29635
Otaiza defends need to prepare Venezuela psychologically for possible war
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
Major General Melvin Lopez Hidalgo says he disagrees entirely with Otaiza’s views, stating that sowing hatred as a military strategy is inconvenient and does not represent the thinking of the military.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29634
HRW and Cofavic ask government to drop charges against HR lawyer
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
It’s a clear case of political persecution and the target is somebody who has been an efficient critic of Chavez Frias’ human rights record … “the revolting accusation would be rejected outright by any independent court.”

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29633
Rice says democracies must deal with anti-democratic Venezuela
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
One of the biggest problems in the region, Rice states, is that leaders elected democratically have become anti-democratic governors and nations should deal with the matter in “communities of democracies.”

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29632
Rahaman-Alan (39) admits he had a US-made grenade on BA flight to London
By: David Coleman
Venezuela-documented Muslim Hazil Rahaman-Alan (39) was arrested when the grenade was found during a routine search of bags after a British Airways jet arrived at London‚s Gatwick Airport.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29613
Venezuelan male model and computer hacker arrested at Miami airport
By: Alicia Caldwell
Rafael Nunez-Aponte (25) bragged about bringing down a web-based server network in 2001 that provided training for thousands of Air Force personnel, according to a federal arrest warrant.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29616
New Yorker CRM magazine: Reaching Hispanics goes beyond language
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
A group of marketers and advertisers came to the 12th annual Directo Days Conference looking for answers today. They learned that the solution is complicated, but based on two things: ceasing the opportunity and realizing that not all Hispanics are a

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29615
The pain will last for many years … but is not the alternative worse?
By: Chris Herz
Now the leader of our country declares the bonds given in exchange are just what I have said, so many worthless pieces of paper … so much for the full faith and credit of the US government.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29612
CVG/Rangel must explain what happened to US$15 million from Crystallex
By: David Coleman
“Rangel Gomez is beginning to sound like a scratched record the way he keeps on repeating and repeating the same old platitudes: that he is going to resolve (the problems), but he doesn’t bother to do it.”

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29660
Abuse by North American authorities against a Venezuelan citizen in the US
By: Loren Trapani
Mr. Pedro Lugo has lived in the US for 20 years. His brother and sister live there as well and are American citizens. Pedro married an American lady seven years ago. They have 2 children.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29636
US Senator meets with Venezuela’s Chavez to improve relations
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
“I had a very positive meeting with President Chavez in which he clearly articulated a desire for better relations with the USA … he also articulated differences and concerns of past grievances, but then made a statement: let us turn the page.”

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/nation/11318736.htm
Rumsfeld blasts Spain’s decision to sell planes, boats to …
Kansas City Star – MO,USA
… relations, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld on Tuesday criticized Madrid’s recent decision to sell military planes and boats to Venezuela’s leftist President …

www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/HRW/8fd
8246b82fea067599ec556ea1ffe2a.htm

Venezuela: Rights Lawyer Faces Judicial Persecution
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
… Carlos Ayala has been a prominent litigant in cases of human rights violations in Venezuela before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights, often accompanying …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29553
Bloomberg: Venezuela to sell US$1 billion of bonds in domestic …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Bloomberg is reporting that Venezuela will sell US$1 billion on domestic markets, avoiding the higher borrowing costs abroad to raise funds from local banks …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29505
Venezuela’s El Nacional … selling one’s soul to the devil … …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… the New York Times (NYT) recently announced the launch of its International Weekly news supplement with El Nacional, one of Venezuela’s traditional (anti-Chavez …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29526
Chinese Xinhuanet: Venezuela says OPEC decision has to be …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… unanimously made. “Venezuela has not been consulted yet by OPEC about a possible increase in oil production,” Ramirez said. OPEC …

5/4/05

www.plenglish.com/article.asp?ID=%7B6ED16BAF-E00
2-455B-B9D3-C8A24223DF1E%7D&language=EN

Spain Notifies US of Arm Sales to Venezuela
Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Madrid, Apr 5 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish government has notified the US of a sale of military equipment to Venezuela that was agreed to during a recent visit …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29464
Yes … Venezuela is a deadly threat to the Washington Consensus!
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… And then just on Sunday, in a radio talk, the prominent economic journalist Robert Kaplan described Venezuela as “destabilizing its neighbors.” You do not have …

times.hankooki.com/lpage/special/200504/kt2005040518551345270.htm
Venezuela: A Country of Rich Diversity
Korea Times – South Korea
The top envoy from Venezuela said his country is wonderfully diverse and South Koreans who do not know much about the South American country can think of it as …

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-04/05/content_2788324.htm
Spain, Brazil, Venezuela to offer help in Colombian peace talks
Xinhua – China
BOGOTA, April 4 (Xinhuanet) — Spain, Brazil and Venezuela will mediate in the peace talks between the Colombian government and the National Liberation Army …

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-04/05/content_2787544.htm
Venezuela says OPEC decision has to be unanimous
Xinhua – China
… on Monday. Venezuela has not been consulted yet by OPEC about a possible increase in oil production, Ramirez said. OPEC’s president …

VENEZUELA restarts top refinery
Seattle Post Intelligencer – USA
LAS PIEDRAS, Venezuela — Venezuela’s state-owned oil company successfully
restarted one of four crude processing units at Amuay refinery in western
Venezuela …
seattlepi.nwsource.com/business/apbiz_story.
asp?category=1310&slug=Venezuela%20Refinery

VENEZUELA says OPEC decision has to be unanimous
Xinhua – China
… on Monday. Venezuela has not been consulted yet by OPEC about a possible
increase in oil production, Ramirez said. OPEC’s president …
news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-04/05/content_2787544.htm

UPDATE 1: Venezuela Issues Bonds for $1 Billion
Forbes – USA
Venezuela will issue bonds for US$1 billion (euro780 million) on the local
market, a government official said Monday. The bonds …
www.forbes.com/business/feeds/ap/2005/04/04/ap1923222.html

VENEZUELA to Sell $1 Bln of Bonds as Oil Price Climbs (Update2)
Bloomberg – USA
April 4 (Bloomberg) — Venezuela, the world’s fifth-largest supplier of
oil, will sell $1 billion on domestic markets, avoiding the higher borrowing
costs …
quote.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=100
00086&sid=aTdY3a46w9Ds&refer=news_index

FAR from ruining Venezuela, Chavez Frias has accomplished good …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
US Political Science Lecturer and Author Michael Parenti writes: Even before
I arrived in Venezuela for a recent visit, I encountered the great class
divide …
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29337

4/4/05

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29375
Who is the better man in practice: Hugo Chavez Frias or George W. Bush?
By: Kenneth T. Tellis
Big banquets at the White House, while starvation looms outside its portals without any real justification for it. So who is the better man, Hugo Chavez Frias or George W. Bush in practice? In this case Hugo Chavez Frias wins hands down.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29371
Massive attendance at Venezuelan churches to pray for John Paul II
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
The Cardinal has stated today that geopolitical considerations will not play a leading role in the choice of John Paul’s successor. Because of his age (82), Castillo Lara will not be allowed to take part in the Conclave to choose the new Pope.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29367
Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez makes his bid for a Bolivarian Revolution
By: Dr. Michael A. Weinstein
The latest round of rhetorical conflict began in January, when recently appointed US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said that the Chavez regime was a “negative influence” in the Western Hemisphere.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29354
Chavez Frias wants to boost territorial army to 1.5 million-person mark
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
The statement was made during Chavez Frias’ Sunday radio address from the Queseras del Medio battlefield where Paez beat the Spanish on April 3, 1819, in what President Chavez Frias describes as an asymmetrical confrontation.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29353
Clif Ross: Give Venezuela’s Mr. Sinatra a gun to defend his people
By: Clif Ross
I thanked the man for his time and then asked him his name. He paused a moment and then said, “They call me Frank Sinatra. I was named after my cousin, that sack of **** American.‰

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29338
Venezuela’s democratically-elected President Hugo Chavez for the Papacy?
By: Oscar Heck
Like many of us throughout the world, I have been watching news report after news report and commentary after commentary about the recently-deceased Pope.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29337
Far from ruining Venezuela, Chavez Frias has accomplished good things
By: Michael Parenti
Our conversation moved along famously until we got to the political struggle going on in Venezuela. “Chavez,” she hissed, “is terrible, terrible.” He is “a liar”; he “fools the people” and is “ruining the country.”

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29376
Venezuela’s favorite baseball player, Andres Galarraga calls it a day
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
“I’d like to thank Mets general manager, Omar Minaya for giving me a chance but I feel it’s time to make way for younger players.” Andres says he hopes he can get a chance to work for the Mets but in another capacity.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29373
Minnesota Twins gain popularity among Venezuelan baseball fans
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
The team’s scouting effort has produced top Venezuelan players, such as Johan Santana, Carlos Silva, Luis Rivas and Juan Rincon, allegedly putting the Twins on the same level of popularity (almost) as the New York Yankees.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29372
Open letter to the Miami Herald from Bolivarian Circle of Miami
By: Pedro Rojas
Since we already know that this letter will not be published by the Miami Herald, we have decided to send it as an open letter, so that the public in general get to know about it, as well as relevant authorities and human rights organizations.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29350
Pittsburgh: Venezuelan Vianey Rosales (26) indicted on illegal alien charge
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review is reporting that a citizen of Venezuela has been indicted in US District Court, Downtown, on a charge that he re-entered the country after being removed as an illegal alien.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29349
Amuay refinery electrical failure caused temporary operational shutdown
By: David Coleman
PDVSA refining vice president Alejandro Granado told reporters that a failure in the Amuay refinery’s electrical system caused an operational shutdown, triggering the immediate activation of a failsafe plant-shutdown protocol.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29351
37-year-old Venezuelan stepped off the plane into minus 35°C
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
The Fuguets are at Keyano College on a slightly less frigid Saturday to take part in an unusual orientation session for overseas recruits to the oil sands, aimed at making their introduction to Fort McMurray a little less chilly.

www.zmag.org/content/showarticle.cfm?SectionID=45&ItemID=7576
Venezuela at the Crossroads of the New Humanity Century
ZNet – Woods Hole,MA,USA
… [3]. Venezuela is the country with the largest proven reserves of oil in the western hemisphere and the largest reserves of heavy oil in the world. …

www.nypost.com/postopinion/opedcolumnists/42151.htm
HUGO CHAVEZ: CASTRO’S MINI-ME
New York Post – New York,NY,USA
… For no apparent reason, the leftist strongman is arming Venezuela to the teeth. He’s also supporting local narcoterrorists and other Latin revolutionaries. …

www.pinr.com/report.php?ac=view_report&report_id=285&language_id=1
‘’Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez Makes His Bid for a Bolivarian …
PINR – USA
hroughout the first three months of 2005, the chronic verbal jousting between Washington and Venezuela’s “populist” regime led by President Hugo Chavez …

www.greenleft.org.au/back/2005/621/621p16.htm
VENEZUELA: Is Washington planning a bloodbath in Caracas?
Green Left Weekly – Chippendale,NSW,Australia
… Venezuelan government headed by President Hugo Chavez repeatedly accused the US government of planning a “new aggression” against Venezuela, including a …

VENEZUELA rejects US charge concerning arms deal
People’s Daily Online – Beijing,China
Venezuela refuted on Saturday a recent US accusation of its arms deal,
reiterating that the country’s new purchase of arms and military equipment
from abroad …
english.people.com.cn/200504/03/eng20050403_179250.html

VENEZUELA and Spain Strengthen Energy Integration Ties
OilVoice (press release) – UK
Venezuela and Spain further strengthened their energy ties through the
signing of four agreements covering oil, naval construction and scientific
cooperation …
www.oilvoice.com/m/uploadDetail_public.asp?upload_ID=3490

www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0504/S00018.htm
Eva Golinger: US Aggression towards Venezuela
Scoop.co.nz (press release) – New Zealand
… The new aggression towards Venezuela is direct, open, public and hostile. The Bush Administration, through its Secretary of State …

3/4/05

english.aljazeera.net/NR/exeres/9411F5CA-69F5-45E5-8005-98A51BAE14B5.htm
Chavez wants 1.5m army reservists
Aljazeera.net – Qatar
Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez has said 1.5 million people will be trained to form the military reserve in order to defend the country. …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29259
President Chavez Frias orders 5-day mourning for Pope John Paul II
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
During his last visit to Rome, Chavez Frias says the Pope had a mischievous gleam in his eye when he said goodbye, asking me to behave myself … I answered that I would and that I would fight for what were his ideals as well.”

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29219
John Paul II’s relations with Latin America marked by paradox
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
The Pope contributed to the Latin American Church by insisting on examining relations with local cultures at the Bishop’s Conference in Santo Domingo (1992), commemorating the meeting of cultures in 1492 when Columbus “discovered” America.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29267
Diehl has it “right” … Bush is a democrat … Venezuela’s Chavez is a tyrant!
By: Chris Herz
The corporate media pulled out all the stops to make sure that the weakest candidate was nominated … and that he would operate in a constant condition of intimidation. In this they were quite successful.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29254
Venezuelan police hunt missing killer capsules of radioactive Iridium-192
By: David Coleman
One of the two capsules of radioactive Iridium-192 — used in equipment to check oil industry pipes for faults — went missing March 15 from a barge on Lake Maracaibo.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29268
Another UK Vestey landed estate fails to produce legal ownership documents
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
Otaiza adds that the alleged owner’s application for a productive estate certificate has been rejected … the estate belongs to the same owners as the El Charcote estate in Cojedes, the UK Vestey group under its Valencia-based Agroflora Co.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29260
There is no point in hoping the mad world policeman will come to reason
By: Alfredo Bremont
Venezuela will be able to purchase its goods from Europe and Asia and reduce its dependency on dollar manufactured goods. In fact Venezuela could stop using dollars all together.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29263
Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez Frias: “The Path is Socialism”
By: Franz J.T. Lee
In many commentaries, over the past six years, we have followed the revolutionary sparks and trails of the Bolivarian Revolution toward a still possible Socialism, towards real Human Emancipation.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29265
Alvarez continues shake up in CVG dismissing 5 company presidents
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
Alcasa workers, Juan Belis and Jose Mejias baptized the book after receiving recognition of their contribution and effort that succeeded in activating 180 electrolyte cells bringing Alcasa’s Line 3 to full capacity.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29266
Perhaps an all expenses paid, one way … and solitary … tour of a barrio?
By: James Feltus
Cretins such as Mr. Ranone must be exposed for what they are … and what they represent. I suggest an “Idiot of the Week” column, wherein you could give such fungi as is Mr. Ranone the exposure to daylight that he, and his ilk, deserve.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29255
MVR’s William Lara calls for members to show tolerance and harmony
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
The situation in Lara State seems to be typical of most States with local MVR leaders stating categorically that they will only present MVR candidates, despite a call from President Chavez Frias not to exclude revolutionaries from electoral accords.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29251
Kwame Nkrumah: The dark face of the Bolivarian Revolution
By: Franz J.T. Lee
Latin America and Venezuela have to create their own revolutionary praxis and theory, to realize their own socialism, however, out of ignorance we should not repeat the fatal mistakes, concerning unity and integration, that occurred elsewhere.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29250
There are two sets of rules: one for the US and one for everyone else…
By: Bob Chapman
We hear complaints from our State Department that Venezuela is upsetting and destabilizing South America via its weapons purchases, yet Washington has reversed a 15-year policy authorizing the sale of F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29249
Venezuela’s government moves to cull sweetheart deals the oil companies
By: Bob Chapman
China, the world’s largest copper consumer, expanded its demand by 15% last year. Growing as well at double-digit rates was steel, iron ore, nickel, aluminum and oil. The GS Index fell 2.7%, with 2005 up 20.8%.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29248
The United States only cares about its own interests and no one else…
By: Bob Chapman
The result was a cancelled FTAA meeting and the statement, “We do not accept defamatory remarks or insinuations about our ally.‰ Venezuela has the right to remain a sovereign nation and to make its own decisions.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29247
Just to show you how arrogant and stupid US foreign policy is…
By: Bob Chapman
The use of coal for energy will continue, but soon power plants will be completed to use LNG, liquefied natural gas. The demand for oil remains very high and the level of usage won’t moderate until 2006-07.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29246
Corporations are the real face of the New World Order and Globalization
By: Kenneth T. Tellis
How air-headed were the people of the world to believe that when the Soviet Empire of Evil had collapsed in the early 1990s that the world was now going to be free?

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29243
China: Venezuela rejects US charge concerning arms deal
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Venezuela will use the arms for a superior mission which is peace, Defense Minister Jorge Garcia said, rejecting once again US criticism that its purchase of weapons would imply an arms race in South America.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29242
Challenges of Bolivarian Revolution on debate in Venezuela
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Organizing committee spokeswoman Cris Gonzalez said the April 13-16 debates at eight states expect near 500 foreign guests and nationals and the opening session will honor the fallen at the failed April 2002 coup and the workers that frustrated the D

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29241
ChevronTexaco and Repsol YPF to pursue JV in Venezuela‚s Orinoco Belt
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
ChevronTexaco‚s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dave O‚Reilly and Repsol YPF‚s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Antonio Brufau attended the ceremony on behalf of their respective companies.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29240
Accusations fly, but Utah (USA) governor insists on Venezuelan choice
By: Jennifer W. Sanchez
Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. will continue to support his nomination of the state’s first Latina department head even as his office looks into new allegations she knowingly hired an undocumented worker at her home, a spokesman said Friday.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29239
I am ashamed at the illiterate uninformed misguided “evil Americans”
By: Drew Raines
I for one salute you, and pray for a return to a moral US government before our nation self-destructs. Our Founding Fathers would not recognize our government of today … and revolution WOULD be their main topic.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29258
The Venezuelan Reader: The building of a people’s democracy
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Specific topics addressed will include: a brief political history of 20th century Venezuela, the 2001 coup, the August 2004 referendum, the current gender, race, and class situation, and much more!

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29256
Home ownership was a central component of the American dream
By: Fred Cederholm
I‚ve been thinking about housing, real estate, equity, liquidity, CMO‚s, GSE‚s, and bubbles. Home ownership was a central component of the American dream. It was the foundation of community, security, accomplishment, and family.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29244
Venezuela delegation in USA: Diplomats build people-to-people friendship
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
This visit to Boston and other major cities is of crucial importance as a goodwill gesture from the Venezuelan government to the peoples of the United States.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29253
Dear Mr. Ranone: I hope that you learn from this experience…
By: Les Blough
The grave difficulties we face in the world today can only be solved by responsible, civil and courteous communication. Perhaps you will think twice before writing such vulgar, aggressive and divisive letters to responsible media like VHeadline.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29245
Caracas extends hand of friendship to the people of Boston!
By: Les Blough
Jorge Marin, Director of Bolivarian Circle of Boston introduced Martin Pacheco, Venezuelan General Consul in Boston. Mr. Pacheco in turn, introduced the dignitaries who spoke to a large receptive audience that packed the M.I.T. ballroom to capacity.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29261
The greatest save: Inside story of the daring rescue of a Tiger’s mother
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
This is the inside story of the kidnapping last September that shook the Tigers and baseball. If it could happen to Ugueth Urbina’s mother, it could happen to any Venezuelan in the major leagues.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29252
Venezuela’s indigenous protest against coal mining in their lands
By: Sarah Wagner
Alvaro Acontacai explained that the letter protests coal mining in the Sierra de Perija, the most northern chain of Andes mountains, charging that mining of the mineral is harmful both to the environment and to the people.

sify.com/news/fullstory.php?id=13709088
Maradona “in love” with Venezuela’s Chavez
Sify – India
… Severely overweight, he recently had a stomach stapling operation in Colombia to lose weight and is in Venezuela, the world’s No. …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29262
New Venezuela expansion study as Bolivar Gold announces 2004 …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… company. At its Choco 10 property in Venezuela drilling has confirmed near-surface Proven and Probable reserves of 1.3 million ounces. …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29258
The Venezuelan Reader: The building of a people’s democracy
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… collection of articles by esteemed historians, economists, and Venezuelan experts will not only focus on recent US aggression towards Venezuela including the …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29252
Venezuela’s indigenous protest against coal mining in their lands
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… Venezuela’s 29 Indigenous tribes won a series of long and hard fought battles with the approval of the country’s new Constitution in 2000. …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29249
Venezuela’s government moves to cull sweetheart deals the oil …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
THE INTERNATIONAL FORECASTER editor Bob Chapman writes: Venezuela’s government has begun talks with Exxon Mobil to discuss a royalty tax hike, which was …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29241
ChevronTexaco and Repsol YPF to pursue JV in Venezuela’s Orinoco …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
In a press release, ChevronTexaco has announced that its affiliate company in Venezuela signed a Letter of Intent with Spain’s Repsol YPF to pursue with the …

www.ocregister.com/ocr/2005/04/03/sections/
nation_world/mexico_latinamerica/article_466809.php

Chávez wants to thaw US-Venezuela chill
OCRegister (subscription) – Orange County,CA,USA
CARACAS, VENEZUELA — Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez says he wants to “turn the page” on past hostility and improve ties with Washington, including …

www.boston.com/news/world/latinamerica/articles/
2005/04/03/conservation_threat_seen_in_venezuela

Conservation threat seen in Venezuela
Boston Globe – USA
HATO PIŃERO, Venezuela — For more than 50 years, this conservation and ecotourism center on the plains of central Venezuela has worked to preserve the …

english.people.com.cn/200504/03/eng20050403_179250.html
Venezuela rejects US charge concerning arms deal
People’s Daily Online – Beijing,China
Venezuela refuted on Saturday a recent US accusation of its arms deal, reiterating that the country’s new purchase of arms and military equipment from abroad …

pittsburghlive.com/x/tribune-review/opinion/columnists/guests/s_319724.html
Defeating the Cuba-Venezuela axis
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review – Pittsburgh,PA,USA
… This is the reality US policymakers must confront; and our most pressing specific challenge is neutralizing or defeating the Cuba-Venezuela axis. …

VENEZUELA Wants Better Washington Ties: US Senator
Metro Toronto – Toronto,Ontario,Canada
CARACAS, Venezuela (Reuters) – Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says he
wants to “turn the page” on past hostility and improve ties with Washington,
including …
www.metronews.ca/reuters_international.asp?id=65329

DUHALDE defends Venezuela and criticizes US.
MercoPress – Uruguay
… defended Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez and criticized the United
States government for insistently pushing for hemispheric support in curtailing
Venezuela. …
www.falkland-malvinas.com/Detalle.asp?NUM=5387

VENEZUELA’S guns
Toledo Blade – Toledo,OH,USA
SECRETARY of Defense Donald Rumsfeld’s criticism of Venezuela for purchasing
new weapons for its military is one example of a shifting climate in US-Latin

toledoblade.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050402/OPINION02/504020311/-1/OPINION

US: Venezuela destabilizing region
New Kerala – Ernakulam,Kerala,India
“The United States has been concerned about the developments in Venezuela
and of Venezuela in terms of its neighbors,” Adam Ereli said, while commenting
on …
news.newkerala.com/india-news/?action=fullnews&id=93063

VENEZUELA’S Media Minister Andres Izarra replies to the Washington …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… & Information has replied to Washington Post columnist Jackson Diehl,
who stated in an article published March 28 that in Venezuela, journalists
are persecuted …
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29153

2/4/05

www.plenglish.com/Article.asp?ID=%7B3920149C-A6
61-4C3C-B12B-5851DA84C33D%7D&language=EN

Challenges of Bolivarian Revolution on Debate in Venezuela
Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Caracas, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) The slogan “Growth of political awareness in Venezuela and challenges” will lead in this capital the debates on the challenges …

www.heraldsun.news.com.au/common/story_
page/0,5478,12733526%255E664,00.html

Petrol woes
Melbourne Herald Sun – Australia
… a study that forecast the cost of crude could reach $US100 a barrel, was pushed higher on news that electrical problems shut down Venezuela’s Paraguana refinery …

news.newkerala.com/india-news/?action=fullnews&id=93063
US: Venezuela destabilizing region
New Kerala – Ernakulam,Kerala,India
“The United States has been concerned about the developments in Venezuela and of Venezuela in terms of its neighbors,” Adam Ereli said, while commenting on …

toledoblade.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/
20050402/OPINION02/504020311/-1/OPINION

Venezuela’s guns
Toledo Blade – Toledo,OH,USA
SECRETARY of Defense Donald Rumsfeld’s criticism of Venezuela for purchasing new weapons for its military is one example of a shifting climate in US-Latin …

VENEZUELA Denies Spurring Arms Race
Scotsman – UK
Venezuela’s army commander said yesterday that President Hugo Chavez’s
government does not intend to spur a regional arms race by purchasing
helicopters …
news.scotsman.com/latest.cfm?id=4341357

VENEZUELA moves to stop US dollar sale
BusinessWeek – USA
1 11:16 AM ET Venezuela’s currency commission, or Cadivi, is taking steps
to prevent exporters from selling US dollars gained from overseas sales
on the black …
www.businessweek.com/ap/financialnews/D896N7TG1.htm?campaign_id=apn_home_down

BRITISH workers make contact with the Bolivarian Revolution in …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Venezuela Solidarity UK coordinator Andy Goodall writes: British trade
unionists and members of public made direct contact, Wednesday (March
30) with the …
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29081

www.venezuelanalysis.com/articles.php?artno=1411
US Protests Spanish Arms Sale to Venezuela while it Arms Latin …
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
On March 29, Spanish President José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero and Venezuela’s President Hugo Chávez announced that a $1.7 billion (€1.3 billion) sale of …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=29081
British workers make contact with the Bolivarian Revolution in …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Venezuela Solidarity UK coordinator Andy Goodall writes: British trade unionists and members of public made direct contact, Wednesday (March 30) with the …

www.plenglish.com/article.asp?ID=%7BA41261A3-E
88E-416A-8B63-F3D2E6B78E51%7D&language=EN

US- Venezuela: The Rise of Black Propaganda and Dirty War Tactics …
Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
… The new aggression towards Venezuela is direct, open, public and hostile. The Bush Administration, through its Secretary of State …

www.venezuelanalysis.com/news.php?newsno=1568
US Continues to Push for Containment of Venezuela’s Chávez
Venezuelanalysis.com – Caracas,Venezuela
Caracas, Venezuela, April 1, 2005—The Bush administration’s containment policy with respect to Venezuela may be bearing its first fruit, with a statement …

1/4/05

www.plenglish.com/Article.asp?ID=%7B90D49F7B-EB2B
-4857-BD9C-D7D5B25C6D5A%7D&language=EN

World Solidarity Meeting Prepared in Venezuela
Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Caracas, Abr 1 (Prensa Latina) Organizers of the 3rd World Solidarity with Venezuela Meeting said Friday they have put the finishing touches on the event to be …

www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/11283059.htm
At OAS, Venezuela’s draft of rights charter irks US
Miami Herald – FL,USA
… But the draft Social Charter submitted by Venezuela — the only one submitted so far — reads like a manifesto for Chávez’s revolution. …

SPAIN, Venezuela Sign Defense, Energy Accords
Voice of America – USA
Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero has wrapped up a visit
to Venezuela by signing a series of defense and energy deals with the
Andean nation. …
www.voanews.com/english/2005-03-31-voa19.cfm

SPANISH Prime Minister Zapatero defends sale of weapons to …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
It has emerged that Spain and Venezuela have signed seven agreements during
the visit of Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero to Venezuela
to …
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=28939

  
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