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May 5, 2017 0 Comments

Things Fall Apart in Venezuela, With Repercussions Felt in China Articles / Opinion Editorials

Authors: FERNANDO MENÉNDEZ

As Venezuela sinks into turmoil and destitution, there are signs it may all end with a thunderous bang and not a whimper. Venezuela, China’s largest client in Latin America, could become the continent’s Syria or North Korea problem, and China may be drawn in more than it ever intended. Reading the cards is a distressing ordeal.

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May 3, 2017 0 Comments

Venezuelan leaders welcome new U.S. sanctions, say Washington’s role is pivotal Media Mentions

As the political crisis in Venezuela intensifies by the day, sinking it further into social and financial turmoil, a group of U.S. senators is filing legislation on Wednesday toughening sanctions against corrupt officials and providing financial assistance to the starving country.

The bill would provide $10 million in humanitarian aid, require the State Department to coordinate a regional effort to ease the crisis, and ask U.S. intelligence to report on the involvement of Venezuelan government officials in corruption and the drug trade.

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May 2, 2017 0 Comments

Joseph Humire: “Perú es más fuerte que el terrorismo de Hezbollah” Articles / Opinion Editorials

Authors: JOSEPH HUMIRE

Era el mes de octubre de 2014 cuando tuvo lugar la detención de un ciudadano libanés en territorio peruano. De nombre Mohammed Hamdar y de 30 años de edad, esta detención no es una más de las que se practican a diario en Perú, sino que está estrechamente ligada al terrorismo de corte islamista. Resulta que Hamdar está acusado de pertenecer a las filas de la organización terrorista libanesa Hezbollah, que ha incrementado sus actividades criminales tanto en Perú como en el resto de Latinoamérica durante los últimos años con el objetivo de extender la influencia de Irán en el continente y dañar a los intereses occidentales desde dentro.

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