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15-18 June 2005

18/6/05

www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=businessNews&storyID=8829196
Venezuela to sell fuel oil to China
Reuters – USA
CARACAS, Venezuela (Reuters) – Venezuela has signed a deal to supply China with 30,000 barrels per day of fuel oil as part of the OPEC nation’s efforts to …

www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=1000
0086&sid=anypYOgT.ejQ&refer=latin_america

Petroleos de Venezuela to Sell Fuel Oil to PetroChina for Year
Bloomberg – USA
June 18 (Bloomberg) — Petroleos de Venezuela SA, South America’s No. 1 oil company, agreed to sell fuel oil for a year to China’s …

www.zmag.org/content/showarticle.cfm?SectionID=45&ItemID=8107
AFL-CIO Foreign Policy in Venezuela
ZNet – Woods Hole,MA,USA
… I am pleased beyond words to have been invited to participate here by leaders of the Union Nacional de Trabajadores de Venezuela (UNT) (Venezuelas’ National …

17/6/05

VENEZUELA: Chavez cans intelligence chief
Washington Times – Washington,DC,USA
… Corredor was arrested in Venezuela earlier this year at the request
of the United States, El Nacional newspaper reported Monday. …
washingtontimes.com/upi/20050617-081002-9230r.htm

PERUVIAN Activists Demand Extradition of Posada Carriles to …
Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Lima, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The Peruvian Frente Amplio demanded that the
US government extradite terrorist Luis Posada Carriles to Venezuela. …
www.plenglish.com/article.asp?ID=%7BAABDDA
22-E4B5-47EF-B6A7-CC6E5627D0A2%7D&language=EN

VENEZUELA alert for unconstitutional actions as routed opposition …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Prensa Latina reports that there are clear signs of opposition despair
at the doors of the coming elections scheduled for August in Venezuela,
which could …
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38034

VENEZUELA puts US on the defensive
Vermont Guardian – Winooski,VT,USA
… After a US proposal at OAS to monitor democratic developments in Latin
American countries failed, Venezuela’s VEA daily said, “No country or
group of …
www.vermontguardian.com/dailies/0904/0617.shtml

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38056
An irresponsible, crazy man that is inevitably going to crash the plane?
By: Victor Bravo
Maybe he should have let the co-pilot take over instead or look for somebody else among the passengers who would have any experience. The plane will crash because of his irresponsible decision to try to land it .. in good faith and with the best of

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38029
Crystallex International denies Venezuelan media allegations of tax evasion
By: Roy S. Carson
Crystallex International (KRY) executives have denied Venezuelan media reports that the Venezuelan Prosecutor‚s Office has begun an analysis of evidence from an investigation into whether the Toronto-based mining company is guilty of tax evasion.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38034
Venezuela alert for unconstitutional actions as routed opposition despair
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
According to an official assessment, the situation could turn more dangerous and even threaten President Hugo Chavez’ life, as predictions confirm an overwhelming victory of the 5th Republica Movement (MVR) and its allies.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38018
69 years in prison for Isla de Margarita-UK cocaine smuggling gang
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
The gang was arrested on July 1, 2004, following surveillance over a period of months. Steven Abrahamson and Kelly Little arrived at Gatwick from Margarita in Venezuela.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38017
DISIP becomes DNI … 3,000 officers to get the chop in revamp
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
However, current Housing Council (Conavi) director, Army Colonel Henry Rangel Silva will replace the deposed director and the DISIP has been given a new name, namely the National Directorate of Intelligence (DNI).

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38016
Guarico State Governor likely to see HR abuses charge dropped
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
MVR Lara State Governor, Luis Reyes Reyes has publicly stated his disagreement with the parliamentary committee investigating Manuitt because he says it is the Governor that should be investigated but State police forces.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38015
Heavy rains cause floods chaos … alert on Caracas-La Guaira highway
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
Top of the PC’s list of priorities is the Caracas-La Guaira (international airport) highway, which is under threat from incessant rains and a contingency plan similar to that of 1999 (after the Vargas mudslide disaster) has been implemented.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38014
ILO throws out CTV/Fedecamaras proposals to blacklist Venezuela
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
“International organizations that traditionally have supported CTV have excluded its participation in ILO’s Administration Council … the USA defended CTV and Fedecamaras’ proposals.”

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38013
20 Venezuelan judges to get the chop for links to narco-trafficking rings
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
Velasquez Alvaray admits that a report on the penetration of narco-trafficking rings inside the Judiciary has been drawn up with the help of intelligence services and foreign narcotic control agencies.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38012
Rangel says military officers immune to Fourth Republic politicos
By: Patrick J. O’Donoghue
According to Rangel, the reason for the latest onslaught, which centers on an alleged disbanding of the National Guard (GN), lies in the realization among opposition circles that it will lose upcoming municipal and parish elections.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38043
Venezuelan extradition request for Posada Carriles presented at the UN
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Venezuelan Ambassador Fermin Toro Jimenez handed over the documents and antecedents of the Posada case to UN Secretary General Kofi Annan so that he passes them on to the rest of UN member nations.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38040
Prensa Latina: Venezuela and the United States seek to boost business
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
The Caracas negotiation round was preceded by meetings between both countries’ chambers of commerce and businesspersons in several US cities such as New York, Miami, San Francisco, and Houston.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38011
United States’ Neocon Nightmare: Oil, Socialism and Chutzpah in Venezuela
By: Jason Miller
Chavez has a highly visible target painted on his back. He is in the cross-hairs of a well-armed and experienced hunter. It is a steep grade, but Chavez has the juice to keep climbing.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37984
The proof is in the documents: The CIA was involved in the April 12 coup d’etat against President Hugo Chavez Frias
By: Eva Golinger
The top secret documents that prove this information show they were sent to the US Statement Department and the National Security Agency … which means frankly, the White House knew what was happening all along.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37982
Hugo Chavez vs. America? A potential threat? Oh God!
By: Elio Cequea
I assume the reporter who wrote the piece is a Christian. As a believer most likely he knows that, “The Truth shall set you free.” His article shows that the disinformation herds have captured him.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37972
Arthur Shaw: where CIA terrorist Luis Posada Carriles seems to be going…
By: Arthur Shaw
It seems to have two separate but interrelated sides, an immigration side and an extradition side. I do not disregard or belittle the additional political side of the case. But it this rap, I don’t want to stray for a technical discussion of the case

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37967
Over 19,000 Venezuelans affected and 12 dead after rains
By: Vanessa Carolina del Valle Marcano
Rivero stated that the hardest hit areas “have been Zulia, Tachira, Monagas, Portuguesa, Miranda, Anzoategui (roads and services have been affected), Aragua, Barinas, Cojedes ˆwith the highest number of people affected˜Carabobo, Capital District and

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37966
Crystallex Int’nal to be audited by the Venezuelan Prosecutor‚s Office
By: Vanessa Carolina del Valle Marcano
When the National Tax & Customs Administration Service (SENIAT) checked several financial statements, Crystallex was not able to prove its Value Added Tax returns on paid salaries. In 2004, the company spent around $40 million on attorneys.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38021
New acquisitions open skies to Venezuelan commercial aviation, CONVIASA
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Prensa Latina reports that Venezuela’s Aeronautics Industry and Aerial Services Consortium (Conviasa) will invest some US$95 million in the acquisition of 10 new aircraft to enhance its float.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38019
VENEZUELA: Sexually-exploited teenagers find a way off the street
By: Humberto Marquez
‰I used to live on the streets, with my son,‰ says Joanna, a thin 16-year-old with a 20-month-old infant. ‰But a few months ago I found a helping hand — a daycare center for my baby and a wonderful opportunity to return to the classroom.‰

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37983
Venezuelan government wins a favorable ruling at the ILO in Geneva
By: Johan Gindin
The accusation against the Venezuelan government was made by the Confederation of Venezuelan Workers (CTV) --- the traditional labor federation — along with the country‚s largest employer‚s federation, Fedecamaras.

www.vermontguardian.com/dailies/0904/0617.shtml
Venezuela puts US on the defensive
Vermont Guardian – Winooski,VT,USA
… After a US proposal at OAS to monitor democratic developments in Latin American countries failed, Venezuela’s VEA daily said, “No country or group of …

www.plenglish.com/Article.asp?ID=%7B1F14C67A-1CCA-4
67B-8742-C75A4C324E13%7D&language=EN

Venezuela Alert for Unconstitutional Actions
Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Caracas, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) There are clear signs of opposition despair at the doors of the coming elections scheduled for August in Venezuela, which could …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=38011
United States’ Neocon Nightmare: Oil, Socialism and Chutzpah in …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… With America’s government fiercely advancing the interests of avaricious corporations around the world, Hugo Chavez has emerged in Venezuela as a welcome …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37982
Hugo Chavez vs. America? A potential threat? Oh God!
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… Who wouldn’t? Put it this way. If a conflict breaks out between Venezuela and the USA, who do you think would be on the attack and who would be on the defense? …

www.forbes.com/home/feeds/ap/2005/06/16/ap2098008.html
Venezuela Presents Bank Reform in Congress
Forbes – USA
Venezuela’s government has submitted a legislative proposal that would let President Hugo Chavez tap reserves held by the Central Bank, allowing him to access …

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-06/17/content_3096958.htm
Heavy rain kills 12 in Venezuela
Xinhua – Beijing,China
CARACAS, June 16 (Xinhuanet) — Floods caused by heavy rains over the past three weeks in Venezuela have left 12 dead, one missing and 105 injured, Civil …

www.petroleumworld.com/Ed061705.htm
Michael Rowan: Values in Venezuela
Petroleumworld.com – Venezuela
The Food Value: Venezuela is an oil state where people believe the country is rich while they are poor, so the role of politics is to distribute wealth through …

16/6/05

POSADA Carriles case Venezuela demands US hand over CIA terrorist …
World Socialist Web Site – Oak Park,MI,USA
… Venezuela’s latest request was accompanied by 520 pages of documentation
spelling out the charges against Posada and providing extensive evidence
against the …
www.wsws.org/articles/2005/jun2005/posa-j17.shtml

VENEZUELA Presents Bank Reform in Congress
Forbes – USA
Venezuela’s government has submitted a legislative proposal that would
let President Hugo Chavez tap reserves held by the Central Bank, allowing
him to access …
www.forbes.com/home/feeds/ap/2005/06/16/ap2098008.html

VENEZUELA’S President says assassination plot means fewer public …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… According to Chavez, Venezuela’s military intelligence is well aware
of these conspiracies as evidenced by the advice for him not to attend
the march against …
www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37859

OAS stands up to US, supports Venezuela
People’s Weekly World – USA
… The Assembly turned aside US proposals directed against the Hugo Chavez
government in Venezuela, as it passed declarations supportive of both
national …
www.pww.org/article/articleview/7239/1/274

www.plenglish.com/article.asp?ID=%7BF0D62C0C-391C
-40E7-9A2E-E4A673AF3DDA%7D&language=EN

Venezuela: US Should Extradite Posada Carriles
Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
… to the 40,000 signatures of Venezuelans and some Latin American countries, as the terrorist activities of Posada Carriles spread to Venezuela, Central America …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37859
Venezuela’s President says assassination plot means fewer public …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… According to Chavez, Venezuela’s military intelligence is well aware of these conspiracies as evidenced by the advice for him not to attend the march against …

www.pww.org/article/articleview/7239/1/274
OAS stands up to US, supports Venezuela
People’s Weekly World – USA
… The Assembly turned aside US proposals directed against the Hugo Chavez government in Venezuela, as it passed declarations supportive of both national …

www.isn.ethz.ch/news/sw/details.cfm?id=11496
Venezuela formalizes extradition request
ISN – Zurich,Switzerland
ISN SECURITY WATCH (16/06/05) – Venezuela made a formal extradition request to the US on Wednesday for a Cuban extremist accused of blowing up an airliner over …
www.granma.cu/ingles/2005/junio/juev16/26formal.html
Venezuela presents formal request for Posada Carriles’ …
Granma International – La Habana,Cuba
WASHINGTON, June 15 — This Wednesday, Venezuela presented its formal request to the US State Department for the extradition of terrorist Luis Posada Carriles …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37838
Narco-trafficker escaped from Venezuelan prison with police …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… Colombian accused of smuggling hundreds of kilos of cocaine around the world escaped from a Venezuelan prison on Saturday, according to Venezuela’s Minister …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37905
10 Myths & Realities about Luis Posada Carriles extradition/asylum affair
By: Dawn Gable
Reality: You can read all about what the US government knows and has known about LPC and Bosch at The National Security Archives THE DECLASSIFIED RECORD: CIA and FBI Documents Detail Career in International Terrorism.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37862
For North America … the fatally wounded werewolf … time is running out!
By: Franz J.T. Lee
Their time is running out — they are bankrupt in all senses of the concept, a whole society lives on internal and external debt, on pump, on foreign petro dollars. North America is a beggar nation, she vegetates on credit, on credit cards.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37860
Venezuelan National Assembly supports extradition of Luis Posada Carriles
By: Arelis Paiva
The National Assembly of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela — Resolution Expressing Support for the Decision of the Supreme Tribunal of Justice Requesting the Extradition of Luis Posada Carriles.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37845
Egyptian embassy charge d‚affaires stranded in Caracas after corruption row
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Nagm alleges that former Egyptian ambassador to Venezuela Fadel Al Qady was involved in a string of scandals, including during a previous ambassadorship in Bern, Switzerland, which cost the Foreign Ministry over LE2.5 million.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37840
Will the CIA let Posada spill the beans on all their dirty tricks in Latin America?
By: Charley Allan
Posada is a dangerous, vicious psychopath who should not be able to freely wander the streets no matter who he works for. Bush himself put it best when he said bluntly, shortly after 9/11, “If you harbor terrorists, you are terrorists.‰

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37836
US General John Craddock says Venezuela is a danger for the hemisphere
By: Sarah Wagner
Venezuela‚s Minister of Communication & Information responded that Venezuela‚s government believes that the US government is a destabilizing force in the world.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37835
Will USA ever stop subverting legally-elected governments in Latin America?
By: Kenneth T. Tellis
There are now a few countries fighting back like Colombia, Venezuela and Bolivia. But some of these are local cadres. Others have grown immensely and can launch attacks on US puppet regimes, still others are fighting a guerilla war.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37834
Nations of the world have every reason to worry about USA intentions
By: Kenneth T. Tellis
If one looks at US government’s budget on arms, there is certainly a reason for the world to worry. Which nation is free when a Super Power ends up as a ROGUE NATION like the US since the 1990s?

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37856
Bloomberg: Venezuela’s Chavez incurs debt on oil wealth for poor
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Others have a different view of the country’s finances. JPMorgan Chase & Co. estimated in a June 3 report that Venezuela had a budget deficit equivalent to 4.6% of GDP in 2004 and will have a deficit of 4.1% of GDP this year.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37837
The Battle for Global Civil Society — interview with William I. Robinson
By: Johan Gindin
“What the US is promoting is not Democracy,‰ says William I. Robinson, Professor of Sociology at UC-Santa Barbara. Robinson has been studying US “democracy promotion‰ since its inception as a major US foreign policy in Sandinista Nicaragua during the

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37858
Prensa Latina CEO Francisco Gonzalez launches photo site on the WWW
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Prensa Latina has signed exchange agreements with Bolivariana de Noticias (Venezuela), ITAR-TASS (Russia), Telam (Argentina) and VNA (Vietnam), as well as with several national papers and the almost 100 year old Cuban magazine, Bohemia.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37857
VIO Media analyst Andres Mateo Jarrin: Different tack for US in hemisphere
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Instead, led by the Chavez administration in Venezuela and other progressive democracies throughout the region, Latin America seeks to strengthen regional integration and promote an alternative model of economic development.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37849
Twins relief pitcher Juan Rincon will have to wait to clear his name
By: Jason Williams
Rincon’s grievance hearing scheduled in front of an arbitrator Wednesday was postponed and rescheduled. Rincon’s agent, Ed Setlik, said he was uncertain of the date of the hearing, but it will be between July 20 and July 29.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37838
Narco-trafficker escaped from Venezuelan prison with police complicity
By: Johan Gindin
The the Helicoide, as the DISIP detention center is known, is considered one of Venezuela‚s most secure prisons. It was originally conceived in the 1950s as a shopping center its architects hoped would attract tourists to Venezuela.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37859
Chavez Frias says assassination plot means fewer public appearances
By: Sarah Wagner
Chavez criticized some of the leaders of the opposition and the private media for having manipulated the decision to suspend the parade by printing twisted, fabricated statements such as “the President does not trust the military.‰

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37844
Washington Post: New output deal may not cut prices: OPEC
By: VHeadline.com Reporters
Venezuela’s Oil Minister Rafael Ramirez said Wednesday’s agreement, lifting output quotas by 2%, could prove counterproductive because it highlighted OPEC’s lack of spare capacity.

www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/la-fg-briefs16.
2jun16,1,1707611.story?coll=la-headlines-world

Venezuela Formally Seeks Custody of Posada
Los Angeles Times – CA,USA
Venezuela formally requested the extradition of an anti-Castro militant accused of planning a 1976 airliner bombing that killed 73 people, the nation’s …

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086&sid=aSXZ9wac5OOw&refer=news_index

Venezuela’s Chavez Runs Up Debt Shunting Oil Wealth to the Poor
Bloomberg – USA
… estimated in a June 3 report that Venezuela had a budget deficit equivalent to 4.6 percent of GDP in 2004 and will have a deficit of 4.1 percent of GDP this …

VENEZUELA oil minister says OPEC ceiling hike to have no impact on …
Forbes – USA
CARACAS (AFX) – Venezuelan energy minister Rafael Ramirez said OPEC’s decision
to increase its production ceiling by 500,000 barrels per day from July
will …
www.forbes.com/markets/feeds/afx/2005/06/15/afx2094430.html

VENEZUELA urges US to extradite Posada
People’s Daily Online – Beijing,China
… television reported on Wednesday. This was the third note sent by Venezuela
to the US regarding the issue. Venezuelan ambassador to …
english.people.com.cn/200506/16/eng20050616_190605.html

VENEZUELA’S Chavez Runs Up Debt Shunting Oil Wealth to the Poor
Bloomberg – USA
… estimated in a June 3 report that Venezuela had a budget deficit equivalent
to 4.6 percent of GDP in 2004 and will have a deficit of 4.1 percent of
GDP this …
quote.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=10000086&sid=aSXZ9wac5OOw&refer=news_index

VENEZUELA Says SEC Seeks Information From Citgo (Update2)
Bloomberg – USA
June 15 (Bloomberg) — Petroleos de Venezuela SA, the largest South American
oil company, said the US Securities and Exchange Commission is seeking
information …
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086&sid=asw6_Igdu9Pc&refer=news_index

15/6/05

www.guardian.co.uk/worldlatest/story/0,1280,-5077349,00.html
Venezuela Seeks Extradition of Militant
Guardian Unlimited – UK
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) – Venezuela formally requested the extradition of a Cuban militant accused of planning a 1976 airliner bombing that killed 73 people …

mathaba.net/0_index.shtml?x=243524
Venezuela’s Chavez blames Bush for Bolivia crisis
Mathaba.Net – Africa
… He proposes as an alternative his self-styled “revolution” in Venezuela, which channels oil income into health, education and job training for the poor. …

www.plenglish.com/article.asp?ID=%7BC1F5DB2D-7A69-
4B6E-BA30-E9DB96BEBB57%7D&language=EN

Over the Bump With Venezuela, Says Ecuadorian Foreign Minister
Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Quito, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Antonio Parra said Wednesday the bad moment with Venezuela caused by statements made by an Ecuadorian …

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-06/16/content_3091499.htm
Parade site to be changed for possible attack on Venezuelan …
Xinhua – Beijing,China
… “We have firm and serious evidence that there are groups, including some living in the United States, who could enter Venezuela in a clandestine way,” said the …

www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=worldNews&storyID=8802338
Venezuela requests extradition of CIA-linked Cuban
Reuters – USA
CARACAS, Venezuela (Reuters) – Venezuela delivered to the United States on Wednesday a long-awaited formal extradition request for a Cuban exile with ties to …

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86&sid=asw6_Igdu9Pc&refer=news_index

Venezuela Says SEC Seeks Information From Citgo (Update2)
Bloomberg – USA
June 15 (Bloomberg) — Petroleos de Venezuela SA, the largest South American oil company, said the US Securities and Exchange Commission is seeking information …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37684
Carlos M. Pietri: Venezuela could be entering a scenario inclined …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
Leading Opinion Poll companies in Venezuela have simultaneously published that Chavez popularity is over 60%, 70%. This boisterous …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37683
Paul Volgyesi: What is needed for Venezuela is a real war on …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… Another avenue is to integrate the anti-corruption war to the preparation of popular national defense that are underway in Venezuela. …

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37685
Corruption/fraud exists in Venezuela because we feed it seven days …
VHeadline.com – Worth,IL,USA
… Fraud in all its forms exists in Venezuela because we feed it breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. … A country is its people and WE ARE ALL VENEZUELA!

www.forbes.com/markets/feeds/afx/2005/06/15/afx2094430.html
Venezuela oil minister says OPEC ceiling hike to have no impact on …
Forbes – USA
CARACAS (AFX) – Venezuelan energy minister Rafael Ramirez said OPEC’s decision to increase its production ceiling by 500,000 barrels per day from July will …

www.plenglish.com/article.asp?ID=%7B2D3939C3-722A-
4181-BA47-0901F73D3A7E%7D&language=EN

Peruvian Left Ratifies Full Solidarity with Venezuela
Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Lima, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) Frente Amplio, a left wing coalition, in Peru ratified its full solidarity with the Bolivarian revolution of Venezuela and its …

www.diamonds.net/news/newsitem.asp?num=12484&type=all&topic=all
Venezuela Military Shift to Target Diamond Mining
Diamonds.net – New York,NY,USA
By Jeff Miller. (Rapaport…June 15, 2005) Military presence is growing in Venezuela’s southeastern mining state where illegal diamond mining is said to be …

VENEZUELA’S Chavez Warns Soldiers of Plot
Guardian Unlimited – UK
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) – Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez warned soldiers
on Tuesday that government adversaries were trying to provoke divisions
within the …
www.guardian.co.uk/worldlatest/story/0,1280,-5075159,00.html

CUBA to spend $412M on Venezuela products
BusinessWeek – USA
14 12:29 PM ET The Cuban government will spend at least US$412 million
(euro340 million) on products made in Venezuela under a trade agreement
signed between …
www.businessweek.com/ap/financialnews/D8ANGC5O1.htm?campaign_id=apn_home_down

VENEZUELA’S Chavez works 40-hour week just talking
Reuters.uk – UK
CARACAS, Venezuela (Reuters) – Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, an outspoken
nationalist who prides himself on communicating with ordinary people,
spends …
today.reuters.co.uk/News/newsArticle.aspx?type=oddlyEnoughNews&storyID
=2005-06-15T044729Z_01_HO517227_RTRIDST_0_OUKOE-VENEZUELA-CHAVEZ.XML

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37680
No one criticized former Venezuelan presidents for being friends with Fidel Castro
By: Oscar Heck
Associated Press (AP) and CNN appear to be on the same bandwagon as Venezuela’s privately-owned anti-Chavez media … spreading subversive and manipulated information against Hugo Chavez, Venezuela’s democratically-elected President.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37685
Corruption/fraud exists in Venezuela because we feed it seven days a week!
By: Elio Cequea
Corruption will be defeated the day we all (or most of us) make the personal decision to confront it in our daily activities. Fraud in all its forms exists in Venezuela because we feed it breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37684
Carlos M. Pietri: Venezuela could be entering a scenario inclined to violence
By: Carlos M. Pietri
As much these companies as the great national mass media, are always responding to the very powerful economic and political interests. They try … and for it they use all their capacity to direct the thoughts of most of us.

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37683
Paul Volgyesi: What is needed for Venezuela is a real war on corruption!
By: Paul Volgyesi
Since Hugo Chavez probably knows all this much better than I do — which is why he’s Hugo Chavez (still alive and well) and I’m nobody — and since he hasn’t let his audience down for quite a long while, why not just wait and see?

www.vheadline.com/readnews.asp?id=37700
Venezuela delivers formal request for the extradition of Luis Posada Carriles
By: Arelis Paiva
In order to demonstrate good faith and cooperation in the fight against terrorism, the documents delivered similarly included evidence proving that probable cause exists to charge Mr. Posada Carriles with homicide in relation to the downing of the Cu

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Chris Herz: Who cares what happens to ordinary working-class people?
By: Chris Herz
The causative factors of course, being the growth of population beyond the capacity of the planet’s resources. So far as I know this expectation still remains the background for the formulation and execution of US foreign and military policies.

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Chavez should do what he needs to survive, and not sacrifice his revolution
By: Hector D.G.
But, if it comes to a choice between being able to provide food, jobs, medicine and education to its people, or to display unblemished democratic credentials to the West, I would argue that there should be absolutely no question.

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I don’t see the Venezuelan people buying Marxism … and they don’t have to!
By: Paul Volgyesi
As a diplomat, Mr. “Dauphin-Gloire” believes that democracy must at times “be temporarily set aside.” So do all dictators. Since total or partial martial law doesn’t generally affect the lives of diplomats, I fully understand his point of view.

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The United States can’t process/refine the oil that they already have!
By: Fred Cederholm
Will the American people be the beneficiaries this time, or will this prove yet another twisted opportunity in Uncle $ugar’s long history of rewarding insiders, friends, and contributors in our times of need?

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Bolivar Gold announces high-grade intercepts at southeastern Choco 10 field
By: David Coleman
Bolivar’s executive vice president (exploration), Jose Francisco Arata said “we are very encouraged by the consistency of high-grade intercepts we are encountering at Karolina, as well as the success of drilling at Coacia.”

 

  
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