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The legislators of Venezuela has stripped off Juan Guaido of the immunity thus giving way to the prosecution of the leader of the opposition and also his potential arrest. He is accused of violation of the Constitution when he had declared himself as the interim President. Diosdado Cabello, the head of the Constituent Assembly had ..
Topics: Constituent National Assembly • Countries • Crisis in Venezuela • Diosdado Cabello • Foreign relations of Venezuela • In Venezuela • Juan Guaidó • Nicolás Maduro • Politics by country • Politics of Venezuela • Supreme Tribunal of Justice • Venezuela
Nicolas Maduro has been sworn-in for a second term as Venezuela’s president on 10th January 2019, despite international criticism that his re-election was illegitimate. The result was denounced as fraudulent by many neighbouring countries, including Argentina, Mexico, Chile, Colombia, Brazil, Canada and the United States, as well as organizations such as the European Union, and ..
Topics: Anti-Americanism • Countries • Crisis in Venezuela • In Venezuela • Moors • Nicolás Maduro • Politics • Politics of Venezuela • Second inauguration of Nicolás Maduro • Venezuela • Venezuelan presidential crisis
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro launched a crypto-currency “Petro” to advance issues of monetary sovereignty, make financial transactions and overcome the financial blockade. Beside this, Petro will also circumvent US-led financial sanctions. The digital currency will be backed by Venezuelan reserves of gold, oil, gas and diamonds.
Topics: Countries • Crisis in Venezuela • cryptocurrencies • Economy • Foreign involvement in the Venezuelan presidential crisis • Hyperinflation in Venezuela • In Venezuela • Nicolás Maduro • Petro • Politics • Venezuela
Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro has signed an emergency decree ordering the 100 bolivar bill, the country’s largest banknote, out of circulation in the next 72 hours. This move has been taken to thwart mafias from hoarding cash in Colombia. Investigations conducted by Venezuelan agencies have found that billions of bolivars, in bills of 100, were ..