MEXICO CITY — Syrian President Bashar Assad’s government doesn’t have many allies left in the world, but it’s been enjoying support in Latin America this week from leftist leaders who see a fellow challenger to U.S. power in their Middle Eastern counterpart. During trips to Ecuador, Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua, [...]
Washington Post: Syrian government finds rare friends in Latin America during trip by high-ranking envoy
Santos hizo el anuncio oficial tras la pérdida del territorio marítimo con Nicaragua. “Nunca más debe volver...
Como un “acto de desespero” calificó la canciller colombiana, María Ángela Holguín, la incursión de...
CARACAS, Venezuela – More than two decades after Latin America’s last right-wing dictatorships dissolved, a new...
THE ELECTION of Mauricio Funes as president of El Salvador in 2009 set up a test of whether the leftist Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN), which had tried and failed to take power by force during a 1980s civil war, could govern the country democratically. Mr. Funes has mostly met the [...]Read more ›
This shameful act needs to be explained. One of the main objectives of the ALBA nations is to leave Latin Americans without international protection so the governments can beat them up with impunity. We have just seen that painful spectacle at the 42nd meeting of the OAS, held in Cochabamba. [...]Read more ›
The United States remains the largest destination for exports from Nicaragua, followed by Venezuela and Canada. As a whole, the three countries buy more than half of all products sold by the Central American country. Venezuela buys 12.56% of Nicaragua exports, as shown by the latest Nicaraguan statistics. State-run Center [...]Read more ›
Four countries in Latin America have decided to withdraw from the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal. Venezuela, Bolivia, Ecuador and Nicaragua no longer believe the regional defense treaty, dating back to the Cold War, is relevant. “Our countries have made the decision to bury what deserves to be buried, to throw [...]Read more ›
Washington Post: Pressing for OAS changes, leftist governments of 4 Latin American nations quit defense treaty
COCHABAMBA, Bolivia — Four Latin American countries announced Tuesday that they’re pulling out of a regional defense treaty while pressing for changes in the Organization of American States. The foreign ministers of Bolivia, Venezuela, Ecuador and Nicaragua said on the final day of an OAS meeting that their countries are [...]Read more ›
Top Iranian Official’s Visit to Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua & Ecuador Showcases Tehran’s Expanding Activities in Western Hemisphere, Says Ros-Lehtinen
(WASHINGTON) – U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, issued the following statement concerning a top Iranian official, Ali Saeidlo, who is on a tour of Latin American nations including Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua, and Ecuador, to promote the next Non Aligned Movement summit to be [...]Read more ›