Tag: Gustavo Petroc

Venezuelan government meets opposition in Paris

Venezuelan government meets opposition in Paris

The purpose of the meeting is, according to the Elysee “support” the dialogue to try to break the current deadlock and achieve “fair and transparent elections” in that country. The dialogue between the Venezuelan regime and the opposition, which continued in Mexico, was cut short by an official decision in mid-October last year, and a […]

If the US changes its anti-drug policy, there would be peace in Colombia: Petro

If the US changes its anti-drug policy, there would be peace in Colombia: Petro

“Re-introducing an anti-drug policy based on public health prevention and not criminalization could almost bring Colombia to peace in a few months. That depends on the United States,” Petro assured in Paris. In statements to the media at the end of the Paris Forum for Peaceasked the US president Joe Bidenwhich becomes “peace activist“. He […]

“The person who falls into drug bondage is the weakest in society”

“The person who falls into drug bondage is the weakest in society”

For this reason, he insisted that a consumer should have the support of a doctor or psychologist. “When (consumers) should have the hand of the psychologist, the doctor, when they should have a society capable of generating solidarity and affection, a person who falls into the bondage of drug use is the weakest person in […]

47.9% of Colombians approve of Petro’s management and 42.7% disapprove

47.9% of Colombians approve of Petro’s management and 42.7% disapprove

Similarly, 68.2% of Colombians believe that gasoline subsidies should continue, a measure the government has sought to end. It is worth noting that at the time, Finance Minister José Antonio Ocampo indicated that in 2023 there will be a path of gradual and accelerated increases to the point where the gasoline subsidy is abolished. On […]

Macron supported Gustavo Petro .’s peace policy

Macron supported Gustavo Petro .’s peace policy

At the end of his agenda on Thursday in the French capital, Gustavo Petro revealed that President Emmanuel Macron showed his “full support for the peace process”. In addition, the Colombian head of state pointed out that the European country promised to support agricultural reform and the energy transition. “A concrete commitment from the French […]

Petro wants the US and Venezuela to sit at the table

Petro wants the US and Venezuela to sit at the table

Next Thursday, the head of state has scheduled a meeting with the Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Mathias Cormann. This first meeting of the President with the Director of the OECD will serve to define the roadmap for the next four years of relationship with the organization. Likewise, Petro will […]

Key law for total peace passed Senate exam

Key law for total peace passed Senate exam

“We withdrew from the session, because after the midnight tax vote, they… reconciliation of total calm to handle it without preparation and without debate,” said Paola Holguín. He has revived social services. In addition, the possibility of having a social service for peace is parallel to the conscriptionwith the aim of giving young people the […]

“It’s a big step”: Mexican president on meeting between Petro and Maduro

“It’s a big step”: Mexican president on meeting between Petro and Maduro

“The important change that this meeting of the presidents of Colombia and Venezuela, of peoples, of neighboring countries, brothers, it was a big stepLópez Obrador said at his morning press conference. Petro and Maduro met on Tuesday in caracas to start the restoration of relations between the two countries, which had been broken for almost […]

Granddaughter of Jorge Eliécer Gaitán took over the running of the Memory Center

Granddaughter of Jorge Eliécer Gaitán took over the running of the Memory Center

Turning to the past, President Petro recalled that the new director and her family are victims of violence as a result of the Gaitán crime, which was not the first murder in the country, and it caused a bigger spike, as did the “political violencefrom the fifties. He reiterated that this violence stems from the […]

Venezuela returns to the Andean Community of Nations: Maduro

Venezuela returns to the Andean Community of Nations: Maduro

“We are talking about Venezuela’s return to the Andean Community of Nations, the CAN. Good news for South America and good news for the DOGMaduro said. It should be remembered that Venezuela, which joined the community in 1973, made the decision to leave it in 2006, when it denounced the Andean Sub-Regional Integration Agreement, ensuring […]

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