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  • Venezuela Rejects US Sanctions

    September 13, 2004 We were disappointed to learn that on Friday, September 10th, President Bush issued a determination that the United States intends to take action against Venezuela for allegedly not standing strongly against human trafficking.
  • Sanctions Don’t Help the Venezuelan People

    July 17, 2018 ... principal objective: to isolate Venezuela. However, the sanctions are also gradually creating open wounds within ... Venezuelan people, reality proves the contrary. Economic sanctions do nothing other than endanger those who have the ... of additional measures to be taken against Venezuela. Sanctions not only affect their target, which in this case is ...
  • Economic Sanctions, a Double-Edged Sword!

    June 5, 2011 ... taken by the Obama administration declaring economic sanctions against Venezuela is a dangerous game. A full 25% ... ago when the US federal debt was $3 trillion, economic sanctions against other nations wasn’t dangerous for the ... decades, Washington and its allies have imposed economic sanctions on other nations who do not comply with the wishes ...
  • The Problem with the Venezuela Sanctions Debate

    July 31, 2014 As murmurs of U.S. sanctions against Venezuela continue in the aftermath of the ... they would be a bad idea. He points out that unilateral sanctions lack regional support, and argues that they would ... ties in the region. McCarthy claims that the push for sanctions represents a “symbolic action” on the part of ...
  • Venezuelans Mobilize Against Obama's Sanctions

    May 31, 2011 ... has been shattered against the recent U.S.-imposed sanctions on Venezuela's state-owned oil company, PDVSA. Two ... with their homemade signs expressed the motive behind the sanctions: they are nothing less than an attack on the ... Rafael Ramirez, gave a thundering speech against the sanctions, at one point saying, "PDVSA is universal health ...
  • Venezuela’s Monetary Revolution Vis-à-Vis Economic Sanctions

    August 9, 2018 ... because of foreign induced hyperinflation, crippling sanctions and financial U.S. blockade. Last July 25 President ... a pre-emptive reaction last March when the U.S. announced sanctions to forbid U.S. citizens and business from doing any ... economic havoc. U.S. financial system and economic sanctions Military threats as the ones already used against ...
  • Trump’s Other ‘National Emergency’: Sanctions That Kill Venezuelans

    March 1, 2019 ... executive order that Trump has issued imposing economic sanctions on Venezuela includes a sentence declaring that the ... in other countries. And make no mistake about it: US sanctions on Venezuela are killing people, and have been ... out. There are no estimates of the death toll from the sanctions, but given the experience of countries in similar ...
  • Lima Group Imposes Economic Sanctions on Venezuela

     The Lima Group brings together fourteen governments in the hemisphere
    January 7, 2019 ... released Friday a joint statement imposing direct economic sanctions on Venezuela for the first time. The measures, ... already announced their objection to the measures. The sanctions have, however, been applauded by Washington, with ... Group statement goes on to announce a series of punitive sanctions – in line with US sanctions against Bolivarian ...
  • The Real Price of Trump’s Venezuela Sanctions

    August 25, 2017 ... dead children. That was the death toll of international sanctions on Saddam’s Iraq, according to a 1995 study ... conclusions of the study were shocking: five years after sanctions had been first implemented, UN humanitarian workers ... a once rich, oil producing nation wracked with famine. The sanctions were aimed at pressuring Saddam, though in reality ...
  • European Left Rejects EU Sanctions Against Venezuela

    Leftist Parties of the EU reject sanctions against Venezuela
    January 29, 2018 ... of the European Left (EL) expresses its rejection to the sanctions promoted against seven high officials of the ... Union as aligned with one of the parts. In addition, the sanctions adopted by the EU appear as a gross application of ... to the increase of tension. In response to the sanctions decreed, Diosdado Cabello, vice-president of the ...
  • The Human Cost of US Sanctions on Venezuela

    October 3, 2019 ... her seizures. But now  because of the US sanctions that are blocking the import of ... of lack of access to medicines or treatment because of sanctions on the country. That includes 16,000 people who ... US embargo of the country, announced in August, and new EU sanctions levied last week. "We understand that the Pan ...
  • Why More Sanctions Won’t Help Venezuela

    January 16, 2018 ... president, Nicolás Maduro. Washington has tightened sanctions on Caracas and even suggested a military ... leader will only leave power by force. Economic sanctions are ostensibly intended to raise costs for the ... dynamics and an excessive faith in the effectiveness of sanctions as a tool for bringing about regime change. ...
  • US Sanctions on PDVSA - Latest Imperialist Provocation

    May 27, 2011 ... other countries, for conducting business with Iran.  The sanctions are part of an attempt by Washington to step up the ... imposed within the framework of the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act passed in the ... US in July 2010, which expands and tightens the 1996 Iran Sanctions Act. They mean that PDVSA will be barred from any ...
  • Venezuela Rejects US Sanctions in Nicaragua

    Venezuela’s Foreign Office stresses its unconditional support to the people of Nicaragua
    November 29, 2018 ... Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela categorically rejects the sanctions announced by the government of the United States ...
  • Sanctions, Making Venezuela Scream: A Conversation with Alexander Main (Part I)

    May 21, 2021 ... . In this interview, we talk about the impact of the sanctions on Venezuela’s economy and its politics. In ... Venezuela. That was followed by the first broad financial sanctions on the country. Of course, targeted sanctions had been imposed previously by the Obama ...