Miami Herald: Laundering Venezuela’s Dirty Money

June 30, 2013 11:37 am5 comments
Miami Herald: Laundering Venezuela’s Dirty Money

Ezequiel Vázquez-Ger | The Miami Herald Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa has not addressed a scheme of fictitious trade transactions between his country and Venezuela. Drug trafficking, government kickbacks, bribery and corruption in general are some of the illegal activities that have flourished during the last decade in the Venezuelan Bolivarian […]

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Ecuador Blanquea Dinero Sucio Venezolano

June 29, 2013 11:37 am2 comments
Ecuador Blanquea Dinero Sucio Venezolano

Ezequiel Vázquez-Ger | El Universal Narcotráfico, sobornos, fraudes financieros y corrupción generalizada al más alto nivel del Gobierno, son algunas de las actividades que florecieron en Venezuela durante los años de la revolución bolivariana. La cantidad de dinero ilícito generado por estas actividades puede estimarse en miles de millones de […]

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Snowden, Rafael Correa, and Ecuador

June 25, 2013 12:14 pm0 comments
Snowden, Rafael Correa, and Ecuador

Source: The Heritage Foundation Blog By: Ray Walser The saga of former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor turned “whistleblower” Edward Snowden [2] continues to attract global attention. If press reports prove accurate, Snowden’s final destination may be Ecuador, where asylum has been requested [3]. Ecuador is a South American nation of 15.5 million [4] with a dollarized economy. […]

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Elecciones Municipales Diciembre 2013: Crónica de un Nuevo Fraude Anunciado, por Carlos Ponce

June 13, 2013 10:30 pm1 comment
Elecciones Municipales Diciembre 2013: Crónica de un Nuevo Fraude Anunciado, por Carlos Ponce

Fuente: The Two Latin Americas Hace algunos años había un programa de televisión de España que decía que el hombre es el único animal que tropieza dos veces con la misma piedra. En el caso de los venezolanos/as pareciera que ha sido reventarse la cabeza sistemáticamente con la misma piedra […]

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U.S.—Venezuelan Relations Revisited by Luis Fleischman

10:15 pm0 comments
U.S.—Venezuelan Relations Revisited by Luis Fleischman

U.S.—Venezuelan Relations Revisited By Luis Fleischman On June 13, 2013 A week ago, during the annual general assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS), Secretary of State John Kerry met with his Venezuelan counterpart,  Elias Jaua, to discuss improvement of relations between the two countries. Relations between the two  have been severely […]

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Buyer Beware: Secretary Kerry and Venezuela

June 10, 2013 2:24 pm0 comments

Source: The Heritage   On the margins of the general assembly of the Organization of American States in Guatemala,Secretary of State John Kerry met with Venezuela’s foreign minister, Elias Jaua, representing the democratically challenged and crisis-prone government of Nicolas Maduro, handpicked successor of the late Hugo Chavez and self-proclaimed victor of […]

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