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08.25.15: Zone 1

Speaking from the Miraflores Palace last night, Maduro doubled down on his closure of the border with Colombia in Tachira state, saying that the area was… 1.097 palabras más

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El estado de nuestra excepción

Por Antulio Rosales

Desde hace tiempo en Venezuela nos acostumbramos a vivir un estado de excepción constante. El propio gobierno ideó un lema con el que alguna vez hizo campaña y se centraba en nuestra excepcionalidad: esta era la tierra… 776 palabras más

08.23.15: Quick Solutions

The head of the PSUV for the Capital District region, Juan Carlos Dugarte, said last night that the hours-long lines at supermarkets that have become a daily occurrence throughout the country are not due to food shortages, but rather to re-sellers looking to take advantage of price controls on basic necessities. 678 palabras más

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Venezuela Shuts Two Colombia Border Crossings

Venezuela has shut two border crossings, for 72 hours, with Colombia, after a shootout left at least three soldiers dead. 152 palabras más


07.01.15: Heavy Rain

The southwestern region of the country – particularly Tachira and Apure states – have been experiencing heavy rains over the last few days. Starting on Monday, the city of Guasdualito, Apure began to experience sporadic flooding, as… 422 palabras más

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02.28.15: Looters

PSUV supporters took to the streets of Caracas today in commemoration of the violence that shook the country starting on February 27, 1989.

The demonstration began at the Plaza Brion and Chacaito. 557 palabras más

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02.25.15: Inverosimil

Maduro spoke Kluivert (incorrectly spelled “Kluiberth” in yesterday’s update) Roa’s death last night from an event in Trinidad and Tobago. Maduro gave a summary of the events as he understood them, … 733 palabras más

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