Caracas, Venezuela Newswire (Page 5)

Caracas, Venezuela Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Meanwhile, back in Caracastan: Castro Colony Goes for Cocaine Trafficking and Money-LaunderingRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Babalu Blog

    U.S. prosecutors are investigating several high-ranking Venezuelan officials, including the president of the country's congress, on suspicion that they have turned the country into a global hub for cocaine trafficking and money laundering, according to more than a dozen people familiar with the probes. An elite unit of the Drug Enforcement Administration in Washington and federal prosecutors in New York and Miami are building cases using evidence provided by former cocaine traffickers, informants who were once close to top Venezuelan officials and defectors from the Venezuelan military, these people say.

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  2. Have Bullets Killed the Future of Venezuela's Youth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Global Voices Online

    Our global community of volunteers work hard every day to bring you the world's underreported stories -- but we can't do it without your help. Support our editors, technology, and advocacy campaigns with a donation to Global Voices! See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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  3. Miss Venezuela Damarys Ruiz who spent her last 15 years homeless diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Mail on Sunday

    EXCLUSIVE: 'We were like a real brother and sister.' Poltergeist star speaks out on the most CURSED movie of all time that saw one child actress dead of cardiac arrest at age 12 and another strangled - as film reboot set to open In for life: Jailed Aaron Hernandez sports new 'Bloods' jail gang tattoo in court - after pledging allegiance to gang by taking part in prison beating Obama: We're definitely not 'losing' in Iraq - ISIS storming into Ramadi was just a 'setback' and it would be a mistake to send in U.S. ground troops Unsealed police report reveals 'Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar covered up after eldest son Josh confessed to repeatedly fondling girls when he was a teen - and case only went to police in 2006 because of Oprah show's concerns' PICTURED: State trooper who let Josh Duggar go in wake of alleged child molestation charges and later went to prison himself on child pornography ... (more)

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  4. Now Available: Apparel and Footwear in VenezuelaRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | PR-inside.com

    In January 2014 a new Decree, Law of Fair Prices, was published. Its purpose is to develop the general regulation of prices, costs and maximum profits, seeking to control all economic activities in an industry.

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  5. Andres Oppenheimer: U.S. drug probe wona t topple Venezuela regimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Miami Herald

    There has been a lot of excitement among critics of Venezuela's authoritarian populist government about new reports confirming that U.S. authorities are investigating Venezuela's No. 2 official on drug trafficking charges, but - unfortunately - the news will have very little political impact in that country.

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  6. Venezuela's no. 2 targeted in U.S. drug probe has faced slew of corruption allegationsRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Fox News

    The man at the center of a major U.S. drug-trafficking investigation involving top members of the Venezuelan government is the Speaker of the National Assembly and the country's second most powerful man, 53-year-old Diosdado Cabello RondA3n. A longtime ally of late President Hugo Chavez, whom he met while in the Military Academy back in the 80s, Cabello is known these days as ChavismoA s main bully and has repeatedly been accused of corruption.

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  7. Venezuela declares solidarity with PalestineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Al Bawaba

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro confers with Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad al-Malki at the presidential palace Mariflores in Caracas on May 20, 2015. During a Wednesday ceremony in the Venezuelan capital, Caracas, where bilateral agreements were signed, Maduro said, "Today and forever you have the solidarity of the people" of Venezuela.

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  8. Leopoldo López: Venezuela needs the world's helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | TwinCities

    It has been almost a year and a half since the people of Venezuela took to the streets demanding change, and my country's crisis has only gotten worse. Venezuelans of all backgrounds denounced our failed state and marched for a constitutional change of the current regime.

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  9. Anti-Semitism and Jewish destinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Jerusalem Post

    A Venezuelan student walks over a cloth with red paint and the Star of David during an anti-Israel demonstration in Caracas.. On Sunday, Robert S. Wistrich the director of the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Anti-Semitism at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem emailed the following column to ' Jerusalem Post ' Editor-in-Chief Steve Linde, asking that it be published in the coming week.

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  10. We are in a country where nothing is normal'Read the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Mayors of iconic cities from all around the world have descended on Buenos Aires this week for the Metropolis annual meeting. The event, organized by the Metropolis Association, is a forum that unites the heads of the word's major cities and the latest academic thinking, in order to share and discuss ideas to make urban environments more habitable.

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  11. US prosecutors investigating top Venezuelan officials over alleged drug traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Fox News

    This undated photo shows Diosdado Cabello, president of Venezuela's National Assembly and a leading target of U.S. investigations into alleged drug trafficking and money laundering by senior officials in the South American nation. U.S. prosecutors are investigating several high-ranking Venezuelan officials, including the president of the country's congress, on suspicion that they have turned the country into a global hub for cocaine trafficking and money laundering, according to more than a dozen people familiar with the probes.

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  12. US investigating top Venezuelan officials for drug traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | American Thinker

    Top civilian and military officials of Venezuela are being investigated by the Drug Enforcement Agency for profiting from the drug trade. One of the top targets is Diosdado Cabello, the National Assembly president, according to a source at DEA.

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  13. Venezuela's parliament boss blasts report of drug traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Venezuela's powerful parliamentary chief, Diosdado Cabello, on Tuesday slammed a Wall Street Journal report that U.S. authorities are investigating him and other senior officials for possible cocaine trafficking and money laundering. Venezuela's head of the National Assembly, Diosdado Cabello attends a rally to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of a 1992 coup attempt led by former President Hugo Chavez, in Caracas February 4, 2015.

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  14. US - investigating' PSUV no. 2 CabelloRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Despite persistent denials of any wrongdoing from Caracas, US authorities are currently investigating Venezuela's powerful parliamentary chief, Diosdado Cabello, and other senior officials over alleged cocaine-trafficking and money-laundering, the Wall Street Journal reported late last night. Citing more than 12 people familiar with the probes, the newspaper said federal prosecutors in New York and Miami and a Drug Enforcement Administration unit were gathering evidence from former cocaine-traffickers, Venezuelan military defectors and people once close to top government officials in Caracas.

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  15. Seven Reasons To Love The Cable CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Londonist

    ... Medellin, Colombia was the first city to have a cable car as public transport, while La Paz in Bolivia ; Caracas, Venezuela ; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Portland, US have followed suit, although the latter is branded as an 'aerial tram'. They're ...

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  16. Venezuela parliament head Cabello denies drug accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Reuters

    Diosdado Cabello, head of Venezuela's National Assembly, attends a rally to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of a 1992 coup attempt led by former President Hugo Chavez, in Caracas, in this February 4, 2015 file photo. Venezuela's National Assembly President Diosdado Cabello drives a car during a rally to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of a 1992 coup attempt led by former President Hugo Chavez, in Caracas February 4, 2015.

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  17. Will narcostate revelations sober State Department's attempts to coddle Venezuelan regime?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | AEI

    Yesterday's blockbuster Wall Street Journal article revealing ongoing US criminal investigations into the involvement of "several high-ranking Venezuelan officials" in international drug trafficking will not have come as a surprise to anyone who has read my Congressional testimony and other reports on the subject in recent years. Key allegations uncovered by this inquiry, which is being led by the Drug Enforcement Administration and federal prosecutors in New York and Miami, include: The "main target" of law enforcement is National Assembly President Diosdado Cabello, "considered the country's second most-powerful man," whom a Justice Department official characterized as "one of the heads, if not the head, of the cartel."

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  18. Venezuela opposition holds primaries for legislative pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The China Post

    ... late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and Independence hero Simon Bolivar, left, at a polling station in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, May 17. (AP)

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  19. Frustration with Latin America's left on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... during the CEO Summit of the Americas in Panama City. Harvard University-educated President Santos' a... CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Venezuela's socialist government is struggling to put food on the shelves amid runaway inflation. Brazil's president ...

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  20. US Launches Drug Trafficking Probe of Venezuelan Officials: WSJRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | News Max

    U.S. authorities are investigating Venezuela's powerful parliamentary chief, Diosdado Cabello, and other senior officials for possible cocaine trafficking and money laundering, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday. Citing more than 12 people familiar with the probes, the newspaper said federal prosecutors in New York and Miami and a Drug Enforcement Administration unit were gathering evidence from former cocaine traffickers, Venezuelan military defectors and people once close to top Venezuelan government officials.

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