Tag: Hugo Chavez

“You don’t have to start all over”: former ambassador Lozano

“You don’t have to start all over”: former ambassador Lozano

In front of Ricardo Lozano, Colombia’s former ambassador to Venezuela, restoring relations with the neighboring country requires a long-term plan and “state policy”. “It cannot be that every time a president changes in Colombia and Venezuela, relations change. It must be a plan with clear, concrete goals and with a follow-up, i.e. everything counts,” he […]

The keys to restore Colombia-Venezuela relations

The keys to restore Colombia-Venezuela relations

Next week, August 19, it will be seven years since the border closure was ordered by Nicholas Madurowho later hardened his position with Colombia by severing diplomatic relations on February 23, 2019, in response to support given to the Venezuelan opposition leader by then Colombian president, Iván Duque. Juan Guaido. This turbulent relationship between the […]

Hugo Chávez’s “nurse” asks for bail

Hugo Chávez’s “nurse” asks for bail

According to the prosecution, Gorrín paid millions of dollars in bribes to two former Venezuelan national treasurers, Alejandro Andrade Cedeño and Claudia Díaz Guillén. He also paid Velásquez, on behalf of Díaz Guillén, to secure the rights to transact foreign exchange at favorable rates. Gorrin, the indictment said, “transmitted electronic money on behalf of Andrade […]

Venezuelan government announces resumption of opposition dialogues

Venezuelan government announces resumption of opposition dialogues

The Unitary Platform of Venezuela, opposition organization† and the Government of Nicolas Maduro “Formal talks” began this Tuesday with the aim of “reactivating” the dialogue in Mexico between the two sides, after the US decision to lift some economic sanctions against the Caribbean country was announced. The chairman of the National Assembly† George Rodriguez, He […]

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