Day: January 12, 2021

Why Chinese Weapons are Flowing to Venezuela’s Navy

Why Chinese Weapons are Flowing to Venezuela’s Navy

Here’s What You Need to Remember: Caracas and Tehran have also established a reasonably close relationship including bilateral cooperation that includes trade agreements. Iran has also been a major supplier of weapons—including various missiles—to Venezuela. The Venezuelan Navy likely hasn’t been a top concern for the Pentagon, but if reports are true the Armada Bolivariana de …

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Venezuelan authorities raid, shutter VPITV broadcaster – Committee to Protect Journalists

Venezuelan authorities raid, shutter VPITV broadcaster – Committee to Protect Journalists

Bogotá, January 11, 2021 – Venezuelan authorities should return all equipment confiscated from VPITV and allow it to work freely, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. On January 8, authorities raided the Caracas offices of VPITV, an independent online broadcaster, where they confiscated cameras, computers, transmission equipment, and documents, and ordered the station to …

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Desperate Venezuelans flock to OnlyFans to survive economic crisis

Desperate Venezuelans flock to OnlyFans to survive economic crisis

Desperate young Venezuelans have flocked to adult site OnlyFans to survive the country’s crippling economic crisis. Valery Lopez, 20, revealed how she was desperate to leave the country after its corrupt socialist rulers drove it to the brink of collapse – but now makes up to $1,000 per month posting adult content to her followers. …

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Venezuela is the perfect test case for Biden’s promised return to multilateralism – Responsible Statecraft

Venezuela is the perfect test case for Biden’s promised return to multilateralism –

Venezuela is the perfect test case for Biden’s promised return to multilateralism Recent scenes of chaos in the U.S. Capitol will no doubt become fused with President Donald Trump’s political legacy. While the event was a wholly American phenomenon, certain images are familiar to Venezuela watchers. Two-and-a-half years prior, in July 2017, armed government supporters …

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Venezuela women’s groups halt abortion services after activist arrest

CARACAS (Reuters) – Women’s activists in Venezuela have largely halted unofficial abortion services after the arrest of a university professor who helped a 13-year-old girl to end a pregnancy, according to 10 women’s rights advocates interviewed by Reuters. Police in October raided the home of Vannesa Rosales in the northwestern state of Merida and arrested …

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