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Opposition sets new date for demonstrations against Gustavo Petro

Opposition sets new date for demonstrations against Gustavo Petro

“Let him close his first line on February 14,” said Representative Miguel Polo Polo when announcing that the opposition sectors of Gustavo Petro’s government will mobilize on next month’s 15. “Given the guerrilla’s insistence that its troops be called to the streets on the same day as the opposition, we are obliged to move the […]

Sectors have criticized reactions from the Minister of Mines

Sectors have criticized reactions from the Minister of Mines

Former senator and presidential candidate George Robledo He wrote on Twitter: “Confirmed the fraudulent nature of the figures of the Minister of Mines, Irene Vélez, on oil and gas reserves. The minister must resign or President Gustavo Petro must demand her resignation. They do great damage Colombia”. The Radical Change Party in turn tweeted, “#DeNoCreer. […]

The US authorizes Chevron to resume extraction operations in Venezuela

The US authorizes Chevron to resume extraction operations in Venezuela

The US government announced this Saturday that it is authorizing the Chevron oil company to resume limited extraction of natural resources in Venezuela as a result of the resumption of dialogue between the Venezuelan government and the opposition. Read also: The Venezuelan government and opposition hope to release funds abroad The measure, according to the […]

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 […]

Discontent over tax reform sparked new protests in the country

Discontent over tax reform sparked new protests in the country

According to the spokespersons for these marches and sit-ins, the main reason is concerns about the possible approval of the tax reform by “pupitrazo” in Congress, for which they asked political parties not to continue “complicity” in the tax reform.s Government initiatives. “If Congressmen continue to be complicit in Gustavo Petroc We are going to […]

The first mobilization against Gustavo Petro is on September 26

The first mobilization against Gustavo Petro is on September 26

Rejecting the first reforms proposed by the government of Gustavo Petro, a significant group of citizens will take to the streets on September 26 in various parts of the country to express their rejection of the president’s policies and “ideologies”. . Mónica Maldonado, spokeswoman for the citizens’ movement promoting the march on the Atlantic, explained […]

“The first decisions of the Petro government concern”: Gutiérrez

“The first decisions of the Petro government concern”: Gutiérrez

Former Team for Colombia presidential candidate Federico Gutiérrez released a letter expressing his three main concerns about President Gustavo Petro’s government. Gutiérrez noted that what worries him most are economic issues, then security, defense and finally institutional character. “The first decisions of the president of Gustavo Petro are worrying. Decisions that could gradually suffocate the […]

Opposition keeps pressure on Medina and Costa

Opposition keeps pressure on Medina and Costa

Sérgio Figueiredo announced yesterday that he will not take on the role of adviser to the Ministry of Finance, but the opposition has pledged not to drop the case and continues to seek explanations from Fernando Medina and António Costa. In view of the resignation of the former information director of TVI, Ministry of Finance […]

The Democratic Center will present its objections to the Petro tax reform

The Democratic Center will present its objections to the Petro tax reform

The tax reform project already submitted to the Congress of the Republic has caused strong divisions in the country. Next Tuesday the objections that the Democratic Center, an opposition party, has against the document will be announced. In a statement, the bank said that through a program called “ABC de la Reforma” that will be […]

“It is not true that this reform does not affect ordinary citizens”: Uribe

“It is not true that this reform does not affect ordinary citizens”: Uribe

The Democratic Center senator and one of the highest voices in the legislature, Miguel Uribe Turbay, spoke to EL HERALDO about his objections to the tax reform of Gustavo Petro’s government. Uribe said his main criticism of the text submitted to Congress is that, as he explains, this reform “destroys employment, drives out investment, affects […]

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