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Venezuela Secretly Plotted to Sell Banned Syrian Oil to the U.S.

Syria and Venezuela plotted in recent years to evade international sanctions on Syria through a secret deal to transport its crude oil through Russia to the Caribbean. The previously undisclosed plan aimed to sell Syrian oil at a big discount…
The following individuals have been added to OFAC’s SDN List

DAMIANI BUSTILLOS, Luis Fernando, Caracas, Capital District, Venezuela; DOB 27 Apr 1946; POB Caracas, Capital District, Venezuela; citizen Venezuela; Gender Male; Cedula No. 2940803 (Venezuela); Passport 103679620 (Venezuela); Magistrate of the Constitutional Chamber of Venezuela’s Supreme Court of Justice (individual)…
U.S. senators seek sanctions, other ways to address Venezuela crisis

An influential group of Republican and Democratic U.S. senators will file sweeping legislation on Wednesday to address the crisis in Venezuela, including sanctioning individuals responsible for undermining democracy or involved in corruption, Senate aides said. The bill would provide $10…
Venezuelans return to streets, roused by ban on opposition leader

Protesters clashed with security forces during protests in Venezuela on Saturday after a ban on a top opposition leader from office breathed life into a fractured movement and fueled the first sustained anti-government demonstrations since 2014. Thousands of people, some…
Venezuelan Supreme Court Decision Greatly Undermines Democratic Institutions

Press Statement Mark C. Toner Acting Spokesperson Washington, DC March 30, 2017 The United States condemns the Venezuelan Supreme Court’s March 29 decision to usurp the powers of the democratically elected National Assembly. This rupture of democratic and constitutional norms greatly…
The sad expression of Melania given to talk about

In her debut as first lady, Melania Trump undoubtedly captured everyone‘s attention to choose a stylish blue set designed by Ralph Lauren for the occasion; and at night, a white dress created by Hervé Pierre.   After dazzling with the…
Obama says that Trump “violates” American values

The President of USA, Barack Obama, said in North Carolina that the Republican candidate to replace him, Donald Trump, “violates” American values and “unskilled” is to occupy the White House. Obama flew to Fayetteville (North Carolina) to ask voters in…
Beyonce and Jay Z star in a concert in support to Clinton

Beyonce and her husband, rapper Jay Z, staged a concert in support of Hillary Clinton in Ohio, a State where the Democratic candidate, and his Republican rival, DonaldTrump, waged a fierce battle to conquer its decisive electoral votes.   “I…
The day that Ivana accused Donald Trump raping her

It is very possible that when Donald Trump boasted to open mic that a man as famous as he can do whatever he wants with the women, even “picking cone” or “whatever”, was something more than a mere bluff. You…
The Colombian president’s premature Nobel peace prize

THE Norwegian Nobel Committee has a penchant for awarding premature peace prizes. It gave one to Barack Obama less than a year into his presidency. And now it has bestowed one on Colombia’s president, Juan Manuel Santos, just days after…