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Maduro addresses a crowd in Caracas on September 1st (RT News)

Venezuela’s Maduro Condemns Western “Aggression” Toward Russia

While addressing a crowd yesterday in Caracas, Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro criticized the “threats” made by the United States and Europe, insisting that “Russia defends itself, and is then accused of employing aggressive politics against the West.” 

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Medina (left) (Correo del Orinoco)

“A Daunting Situation”: Doctor Zaira Medina Speaks about Venezuela’s Medicine Shortages

In an interview with the radio program “Ajicero” last Friday, Zaira Medina, a doctor and the director of the Pérez de León Hospital in Petare, Caracas, speaks with Carlos Novella and Miguel Denis about current shortages of drugs and medical supplies in Venezuela.

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Venezuela: Maduro in Chávez’s Shoes
Snapshot from the Economic War in Venezuela
Venezuelan Voices, Part I: An Economic Spiral
A New Political Moment
Venezuela: 'People's Solutions' to Climate Crisis Set Out

Venezuela in images

Chocolate, a "Tool for Liberation" in Venezuela - A chocolate fair in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the SENIAT, organised by the Our Land Foundation, a non profit organization which works with a number of chocolate cooperatives, collectives and small enterprises

On the border between Brazil and Venezuela, if you don't want to wait on the long gas station lines, you can fill up your t

Venezuelan Voices, Part I: An Economic Spiral

As international media plays its favorite old game of lambasting the Venezuelan government, long-time observers of the Bolivarian process may be wondering how much truth lies in the prime-time reports depicting empty shelves, long lines and charts showing catastrophic inflation. How precarious is Venezuela’s current economy and, more importantly, how much are the effects of this felt by the Venezuelan people?

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Economic Indicators

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This CEPR has written various reports on the situation of the venezuelan economy. Read them here