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Decades Later ‘Carlos the Jackal’ Goes on Trial for 11 Murders & Countless Acts of Terrorism

Decades Later ‘Carlos the Jackal’ Goes on Trial for 11 Murders & Countless Acts of Terrorism

The freelance terrorist Illich Ramirez Sanchez, better known as ‘Carlos the Jackal’ will finally come to trial for 11 murders he allegedly committed almost three decades ago in France. continue reading »

Venezuela Will Not Recognize New Libyan Government Says Chavez

Television Station Fined for Its Coverage of June Prison Riot in Venezuela

Television Station Fined for Its Coverage of June Prison Riot in Venezuela

As the last remaining Venezuelan television network still able to critique President Hugo Chavez, Globovision covers stories other networks are afraid to or are now unable to cover. However, coverage of the deadly prison riot in June has landed them with a multi-million dollar fine from the Venezuelan government. continue reading »

Hugo Chávez Travels to Cuba For More Treatment, His Former MD Says He Has 2 Years to Live

Hugo Chávez Travels to Cuba For More Treatment, His Former MD Says He Has 2 Years to Live

The Venezuelan president’s most recent Cuba trip comes just after his former personal surgeon told the press he gives Chávez two years to live. President Hugo Chávez was greeted by Cuban head of State Raúl Castro at the José Martí International Airport last night; the Venezuelan leader traveled to Cuba accompanied by Venezuela’s health, agriculture, and science and technology ministers, to undergo rigorous medical examinations following the four cycles of chemotherapy he had this past summer. continue reading »

Venezuelan City Uses Mimes to Educate Drivers

Venezuelan City Uses Mimes to Educate Drivers

Traffic around Caracas can get out of control, and that’s why Sucre Mayor has decided to replicate a Colombian initiative: Mimes. continue reading »

Chávez Endorses #OccupyWallStreet On the Eve of New Cuba Medical Trip

Chávez Endorses #OccupyWallStreet On the Eve of New Cuba Medical Trip

Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez will travel to Cuba next week to undergo medical tests to assess the success of his cancer treatment . In an unexpected phone call interrupting a Venezuelan government ceremony for local athletes broadcast live on state TV continue reading »

Former Venezuelan President Carlos Andres Perez Laid to Rest in Caracas

President Hugo Chavez to Return at Month’s End to Cuba for More Medical Exams

Venezuela Altering Its Current Gun Policy to Limit Ownership

JUST IN:  President Hugo Chavez Reportedly Suffers Kidney Failure Rushed to Hospital

JUST IN:  President Hugo Chavez Reportedly Suffers Kidney Failure Rushed to Hospital

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, who has been battled an undisclosed cancer since this summer, has reportedly been rushed to the hospital with kidney failure. continue reading »

Chavez Announces Plan to Nationalize Ferries, #401 Business to be Nationalized

Greed in the Amazon: Death Toll Rises as Diggers Fight For Amazon Gold

Greed in the Amazon: Death Toll Rises as Diggers Fight For Amazon Gold

In 1993, more than 2,000 Yanomami Indians were killed by garimpeiros (independent gold diggers) who entered the Yanomami’s land in the Amazon rainforest along the Brazilian and Venezuelan border during the new gold rush. Today, just like the Yanomami before them, people are dying in the name of gold and greed. continue reading »