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Diosdado Cabello, president of the National Assembly of Venezuela. (EFE)

Hectoring Venezuela on Human Rights

Diosdado Cabello expresses his opinion in the NY Times; "It seemed an unfortunate coincidence that just as scores of people demonstrating against police brutality were being arrested on the streets of New York and other cities, the United States Congress passed a bill to bring sanctions against members of my country’s government for alleged human rights abuses during protests earlier this year."

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Venezuela in images

Thousands of Venezuelans March to Celebrate their Constitution and Condemn US Interference - Thousands of Venezuelans marched in Caracas on Monday to celebrate 15 years since the Bolivarian Constitution was passed in a nationwide referendum. The march also served as a platform for Venezuelans to express their outrage at the sanctions recently imposed by the United States government on the Caribbean nation.

While the general agreed upon “danger point” would be a global temperature rise of more than 2 degrees Celsius, many members

Venezuelan Foreign Minister Demands Action from Developed Countries at UN Climate Talks

VA.com’s Cory Fischer Hoffman writes a special report from the United Nations climate talks in Lima, Peru, describing the reactions of the Venezuelan government and social movements to the attempt to reach a consensus over how to address global warming.

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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