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12 hrs ago | Green Left Weekly

Venezuela unveils 'Hugo Chavez' shelter for Gazan children

The Venezuelan government has released images of the "Hugo Chavez" shelter, where incoming Palestinian child refugees of the Israeli assault of the Gaza Strip will be housed, Venezuela Analysis said on August 16. President Nicolas Maduro made the pledge last month to shelter Palestinian children who were orphaned and wounded as a result of the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Elias Jaua

Yesterday | National Public Radio

Eggs, Milk And Ink: Venezuela Wants All Supermarket Shoppers Fingerprinted

Government-subsidized at a state-run market in Caracas, Venezuela, in 2012. Smuggling of cheap groceries into neighboring Colombia is so rampant that the government plans to fingerprint shoppers.

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Related Topix: Venezuela, World News

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Reuters

As Venezuelan deliveries wane, allies tap traders for pricey fuel

Venezuela's shipments of crude oil and fuel to its allies have fallen to a five-year low as a weak economy hits its ability to uphold accords that former President Hugo Chavez struck to lower energy costs for friends and expand his diplomatic clout.

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Related Topix: World News, OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries), Venezuela,

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Newindpress

Venezuela's President Pays Visit to Fidel Castro

A poster that features Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez and Cuba's Fidel Castro is displayed on a glass window at the entrance of an apartment building in Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: Fidel Castro, Cuba, World News, Raul Castro

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Final Call

U.S. used young Latinos to foment unrest in Cuba

'The revelations about US spying program come after another scandal: 'Cuban Twitter', the messaging program launched by the US in Cuba which was intended to undermine the country's government.

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Local10.com

Hospitals in Venezuela virtually closed for lack of materials

Hospitals all over Venezuela suffer from a critical shortage of basic medical materials, from saline to gloves and medications, causing a nationwide health crisis.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

OpEdNews

Fareed's Screed

The American media campaign against Vladimir Putin reached a new low yesterday when CNN's Fareed Zakaria turned his attention to the Russian President's trip to Cuba.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia, Asia, Prison, Raul Castro, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Navarre Press

Today is Saturday, August 16, the 228th day of 2014

In 1858, a telegraphed message from Britain's Queen Victoria to President James Buchanan was transmitted over the recently laid trans-Atlantic cable.

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The Daily Republic

Today in History: Aug. 16, 2014

In 1858 , a telegraphed message from Britain's Queen Victoria to President James Buchanan was transmitted over the recently laid trans-Atlantic cable.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Today in History - August 16

In 2009, Usain Bolt ran to another world record, winning the 100-meter race in 9.58 seconds at the world championships in Berlin.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Today in History: Elvis Presley died at his Graceland estate in Memphis, Tennessee, at age 42

In 1858, a telegraphed message from Britain's Queen Victoria to President James Buchanan was transmitted over the recently laid trans-Atlantic cable.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Austin American Statesman

TV & Radio Blog: Univision 62 hires new news anchor

Hugo Chavez Montes is set to join Regina Rodriguez on KAKW's 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. weeknight newscasts, the station said this week.

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Newindpress

Venezuelan, Nicaraguan Leaders Wish Castro Happy 88th

HAVANA: Leftist leaders Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela and Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua sent warm birthday greetings to Fidel Castro today as the father of the Cuban Revolution turned 88. Maduro called Castro a "giant of history" as he marked the former Cuban president's birthday on Venezuelan television.

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Related Topix: Daniel Ortega, Fidel Castro

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Middle East, 10:54 PMPA 'Confident' UNHRC Committee Will Find Israel Guilty

Tuesday stated his certainty that a committee appointed by the United Nations Human Rights Council will find Israel guilty of "war crimes" in Operation Protective Edge.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Venezuela seals border with Colombia to fight smuggling

Venezuela closed its border with Colombia on Monday night to fight the smuggling of cut-rate gasoline and other products that has caused huge losses for the government and exacerbated severe shortages.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Bloomberg

Venezuela Sees Chavez Friends Rich After His Death Amid Poverty

Hundreds wait in line for food at San Cristobal. Items often run out as people stand in the midday sun.

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Russia Taday

Venezuela closes Columbian border to crack down on contraband

The Venezuelan government is closing its border with Columbia in an attempt to curb mass smuggling of goods from Venezuela to Columbia during the night hours.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Power Line

Whatever Happened to Cynthia McKinney?

Cynthia McKinney was one of the looniest Democrats of her generation. A 9/11 Truther, she lost not one but two Democratic primaries because she was considered too far out.

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Related Topix: W., World News, Venezuela, Israel, Middle East, US News, Conservative Political News

Harry's Place

"Palestine Solidarity" spokesman blames synagogue vandalism on Jews

It may not be flat-out antisemitism, but it's the closest thing to it: When Jews in the diaspora are called upon to denounce Israel.

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Related Topix: World News, Israel, Middle East

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Newindpress

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez passes away

Supporters of Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez react after the vice president announced Chavez's death in downtown Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday A supporter of Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez grieves outside the military hospital after learning that Chavez has died.

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