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Chavez Launches Interactive Blog

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 28th May 2010
The Venezuelan president has launched his own personal website, as Kiraz Janicke reports.... [read more]

Venezuela Creates Public Import-Export Company to Combat Capitalism

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 14th May 2010
A new state-run import-export company will seek to redress regional trade imbalances in favour of Venezuela's economy, writes Kiraz Janicke.... [read more]

ALBA Summit in Venezuela vows to fight Climate Change with System Change

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 23rd Apr 2010
Kiraz Janicke reports on a Latin American summit which has articulated a regional commitment to radical social change.... [read more]
 

Eight Colombians Arrested on Suspicion of Spying in Venezuela

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 9th Apr 2010
Kiraz Janicke on the latest incident to further fuel the considerable distrust between Colombia and Venezuela.... [read more]

Freed FARC Hostage Thanks Venezuelan President

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 2nd Apr 2010
FARC kidnap victim Captain Pablo Emilio Moncayo has publicly expressed his gratitude for Hugo Chávez's efforts to secure his release, writes Kiraz Janicke.... [read more]

Venezuela: Violence and Discrimination Rise in Opposition-Controlled Universities

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 19th Mar 2010
Kiraz Janicke reports on how the Venezuelan right are using the university campus as a battleground in their struggle against the Chavez government.... [read more]
 

Venezuela Creates Peasant Militias

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 26th Feb 2010
The Chavez regime is arming the Venezuelan peasantry to protect them against militias bent on undermining the country's agrarian reform initiatives, as Kiraz Janicke explains.... [read more]

Tens of Thousands of Students Rally in Support of Chavez in Venezuela

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 19th Feb 2010
A student rally in the Venezuelan capital has rallied behind the country's president, writes Kiraz Janicke.... [read more]

South American Nations Approve Multilateral Reconstruction Fund for Haiti

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 12th Feb 2010
The Union of South American Nations has come together to raise funds for the reconstruction of Haiti's civilian infrastructure, as Kiraz Janicke reports.... [read more]
 

Venezuela Steps Up Aid Effort to Haiti and Questions US Military Deployment

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 22nd Jan 2010
Kiraz Janicke on the Venezuelan government's response to the humanitarian crisis in Haiti.... [read more]

Chavez Calls for Systemic Change to Save Planet

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 18th Dec 2009
Hugo Chavez has accused the world's powerful countries of lacking the political will to take serious action on climate change, as Kiraz Janicke reports.... [read more]

Chavez: Morales’ Electoral Victory is a Victory for Latin America

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 11th Dec 2009
The Bolivian president Evo Morales achieved a landslide election victory on Sunday, as Kiraz Janicke reports.... [read more]
 

Chavez Calls for International Organisation of Left Parties

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 27th Nov 2009
Kiraz Janicke on the Venezuelan president's call for a 'Fifth International' of left parties.... [read more]

Chavez: US Withdrawl is 'Only Solution' to Colombian Friction

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 20th Nov 2009
Kiraz Janicke on the Venezuelan response to US offers to mediate in the Colombian-Venezuelan dispute.... [read more]

Chavez: Opposition Student Protests Defend Impunity and Corruption

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 9th Oct 2009
Kiraz Janicke on Hugo Chavez's assessment of Venezuela's opposition student movement.... [read more]
 

Venezuela’s Globovision to be Investigated Over Calls for a Coup D’État

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 11th Sep 2009
Kiraz Janicke on the latest events in the bitter struggle between the Chavez government and Venezuela's right-wing corporate media.... [read more]

South American Leaders Concerned Over Colombia - US Military Plan

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 14th Aug 2009
Governments across Latin America are expressing growing unease over the militarism of joint US-Colombian policy in the region, as Kiraz Janicke explains.... [read more]

Venezuelan Government Arrests Suspect in Attack on Globovision Television Station

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 7th Aug 2009
Kiraz Janicke on the Venezuelan government's move to distance itself from the violent actions of some of its core supporters.... [read more]
 

Colombia’s FARC Weapons Claim A “Dirty Campaign”

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 31st Jul 2009
Kiraz Janicke on the latest round in the ongoing war of words between the Venezuelan and Colombian governments.... [read more]

Venezuela Reviews Relations with Colombia as More US Bases Established

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 24th Jul 2009
Kiraz Janicke on how the increasing US presence in Colombia is causing friction between Colombia and Venezuela.... [read more]