US Secretary of State welcomes new EU sanctions on Venezuela
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has welcomed new EU sanctions on Venezuela and called for increasing pressure on the government of President Nicolas Maduro.
"We welcome new EU sanctions on …
Maduro says best moment for boosting ties with Russia has come
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro believes that his visit to Russia will encourage comprehensive development of both countries.
"The visit to Russia strengthens [our] alliance, bilateral …
US plans to disrupt Venezuela’s parliamentary polls in 2020
The United States seeks to disrupt the 2020 parliamentary polls in Venezuela, the Latin American country’s President Nicolas Maduro said in an interview with Rossiya-24 TV channel broadcast on …
Moscow seeks extradition of four Russians from Argentina
Russian prosecutors have sent four extradition requests to Argentina and are expecting a positive decision, Deputy Prosecutor General Alexei Zakharov, who arrived in Buenos Aires for the 24th …
US invokes security pact for collective measures against Caracas
The United States and its allies have invoked the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance (Rio Treaty) in order to take collective measures "to confront the threat" which it claims is coming …
Venezuelan government ready for Norway-mediated talks with opposition
The Venezuelan government is ready to engage in a new round of Norway-mediated talks with the opposition at any moment, the country’s President Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday.
"When Norway …
US seeks to rewire Latin American landscape for its own needs
Washington’s policy in Latin America is only aimed at pursuing selfish US interests in the region, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview with the National Institute of …
US not set to slap sanctions on Rosneft for doing business in Venezuela
Washington is not yet ready to impose sanctions on Russia's state oil giant Rosneft in connection with the company’s business in Venezuela, but may consider possible restrictive measures in the …
Thank you, Putin! Venezuelan vice president conveys Maduro’s gratitude to Russian leader
Vice President of Venezuela Delcy Rodriguez stated at Wednesday’s meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov that she was conveying Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s personal …
Russian top diplomat, Venezuelan vice president to discuss joint projects' implementation
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Vice President of Venezuela Delcy Rodriguez will discuss the implementation of major joint projects in the sphere of economy, science, high technologies and …