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Saturday, February 17, 2018

Venezuela government holds talks with opposition in Dominican Republic

Dominican President Danilo Medina made an announcement that the Venezuelan government and foreign-backed opposition are set to hold a new round of talks in...

Washington-based ICSID orders Venezuela to pay $1.6 billion to Exxon Mobil

A three-member Washington-based arbitration panel unanimously granted Exxon Mobile to cash in a billion dollar compensation fee from Venezuela. The "International Center For Settlement of Investment Disputes" (ICSID) has...

Russia supporting Development in Cuba heading Havana into the 21st Century

Russian corporations, including Rosneft, AvtoVaz and Russian-Railways (RZD) have been boosting investment in Cuba with trade between the countries expected to reach $400 million...

Venezuela stuurt 30% minder Olietankers naar Curacao in 2017

De gevolgen van de Amerikaanse politieke sancties op Venezuela zijn ook op Curacao te merken. De lokale sleepvaartdienst KTK, die olietankers begeleiden van en...

North Sea Oil Pipeline Back Up Running after Christmas

After finding a hairline crack on the network south of Aberdeen, energy and chemicals company Ineos closed its "Forties pipeline system", which it bought...

Venezuela will Launch Petro-based Crypto Currency to avoid US Sanctions

“Venezuela is announcing the creation of its own cryptocurrency. It will be called The Petro. It will allow us to innovate towards new forms...

Venezuela arrests US Oil Cartel members for participating in plot against Caracas government

Venezuelan authorities have arrested two former bosses of the country’s giant oil industry on accusations of helping a coup plot. Former oil minister Eulogio del...

France protests against slavery in Libya

Protesters rallied against the sale of refugees as slaves in Libya. People held banners reading "stop slavery in Libya in the 21st century," and marched...

Libya has been turned into “Home for Slave Trade” after the Assassination of Ghadaffi

NATO's military intervention in Libya in 2011 has justifiably earned its place in history as an indictment of Western foreign policy and a military...

EU approves Economic Sanctions and Arms Embargo against Venezuela

The European Union approved sanctions and an arms embargo against Venezuela on this week in an attempt to deter the country’s rapid descent into socialism, destroying...

Saudi Arabia ends Defensive Blockade on Hadi Headquarters in Yemen

  The war in Yemen is not over yet, but ending the military blockade could be a sign of a backdrop or fatigue regarding Saudi...

ExxonMobil works with Colombia to replace government in Venezuela

The US will do seemingly anything to break-up the government of Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela? The US-backed opposition tries to seize power in Venezuela with broad...

Global Shifts caused by Russia prove effects on Hybrid Warfare

With current stresses in relationships within NATO, like Turkey, the US could find itself at an inflection point with regard to several traditional allies,...

Libyan Port of Benghazi reopens after 3 Years

"Today Benghazi port opened and a tanker from Tobruk entered as a message to the world that the port is safe and we are ready...