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  • US Slaps Venezuelans with New Sanctions

    February 3, 2015 The United States officially imposed new sanctions on Venezuela Monday, amid accusations from ... Washington is trying to destabilize his country. The new sanctions expand the number of Venezuelan government ... human rights are they talking about?” The new U.S. sanctions are in response to a wave of unrest that hit ...
  • Venezuela: Biden to Endorse Guaido After Trump Issues Parting Sanctions

    January 21, 2021 ... the Biden administration would look to use unilateral sanctions “more effectively” in its efforts to oust the ... an oil embargo in January 2019 before levying secondary sanctions , targeting shipping companies and clamping down on ... Maduro regime’s attempts to circumvent United States sanctions contribute to the corruption that consumes ...
  • Venezuela: Guaido Installs Parallel Parliament After Washington Threatens More Sanctions

    Journalists appeared to outnumber the lawmakers present at Guaido's parallel legislative session. (@pvillegas_tlSUR)
    January 8, 2020 ... Reuters reported that the Trump administration is mulling sanctions against opposition deputies which supported the ... has also indicated it is considering additional economic sanctions against Venezuela, but no further details have been ... with Venezuelan state entities and authorizing secondary sanctions against third party actors. Edited and ...
  • Trump Boasts About Sanctions on Venezuela, Cuba ‘Dictatorships’

    January 31, 2018 ... in Latin America. "My government has imposed harsh sanctions on the communist and socialist dictatorships of ... the United States has applied "more than 50 economic sanctions" on Venezuelan individuals and the country's ... Maduro and critics of the U.S. policy say that such sanctions are damaging the Venezuelan economy and ...
  • Venezuelan Opposition Backs US Sanctions amid International Condemnation

    August 29, 2017 ... right-wing opposition voiced support for US financial sanctions against Caracas Sunday as a number of countries ... state and the country’s national oil company PDVSA. “Sanctions against those who are vagrants, human rights ... accused of voter fraud, has repeatedly lobbied for sanctions against the government of President Nicolas ...
  • U.S. Bill Proposing Sanctions on Venezuela Passes House Foreign Affairs Committee

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    May 9, 2014 ... Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, which includes sanctions on the Venezuelan government, cleared its first ... the House Foreign Affairs Committee.

 Individual Sanctions

 The bill, known as the Venezuelan Liberty and ... and inadmissibility to the US as types of individual sanctions. It also included the possibility of a presidential ...
  • U.S. Congress Passes Venezuela Sanctions, Obama Expected to Sign

    December 12, 2014 ... U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill to introduce sanctions against Venezuela. The bill was also passed by the ... Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro slammed the proposed sanctions yesterday, stating, "If the crazy path of sanctions is imposed, President Obama, I think you're going ...
  • U.S. President Barack Obama Brands Venezuela a "Security Threat," Implements New Sanctions

    March 9, 2015 ... an executive order this Monday slapping Venezuela with new sanctions and declaring the Bolivarian nation an " unusual ... and extraordinary threat to the national security".  The sanctions target seven individuals accused by the White House ... The executive order is the latest in a series of U.S. sanctions imposed on Venezuela over the past few months. On ...
  • Venezuela: US Imposes Fresh Sanctions as Rival Marches Held

    April 8, 2019 ... ) – The US Treasury Department imposed a new round of sanctions targeting Venezuela’s oil industry on Friday. The ... in Venezuela. Washington has imposed several rounds of sanctions since the self-proclamation of Juan Guaido as ... hit Venezuela’s banking , mining and oil sectors. The sanctions against the oil sector include a de facto embargo ...
  • US Confirms No Venezuela Sanctions Relief Without ‘Irreversible Changes’

    May 31, 2021 ... ) – The United States has ruled out lifting sanctions against Venezuela, quelling hopes of a policy ... d’Affaires to Venezuela James Story manifested that sanctions relief would be a “mistake” under current ... alongside new presidential elections, as preconditions for sanctions relief. Story’s statements come amidst ...
  • UNASUR Urges Peace in Venezuela, US “Prepared” to Use Sanctions

    March 27, 2014 ... Eladio Loizaga stated, according to EFE. US Threatens Sanctions Again After the UNASUR delegation concluded its ... Assistant Secretary of State Roberta Jacobson stated that sanctions against Venezuela could become an “ important ... Washington would work with regional allies to enforce sanctions, if they are used. Secretary of State John Kerry ...
  • Venezuela: Canada Imposes Fresh Sanctions as Pompeo Vows to ‘Tighten Noose’

    April 15, 2019 ... April 15, 2019 ( venezuelanalysis.com ) – Ottawa imposed sanctions on 43 Venezuelan officials Wednesday, according to ... democracy in Venezuela,” she added. Previous Canadian sanctions had targeted a total of 70 Venezuelan officials. ... government come on the heels of successive rounds of sanctions imposed against Caracas by the US Treasury’s ...
  • US Imposes New Sanctions as Venezuelan Government Denounces Takeover of Diplomatic Offices

    March 20, 2019 ... had originated in South America but denied any wrongdoing. Sanctions from the US, Canada and Europe have seen Venezuela ... operations, with Turkey chief among them. Financial sanctions, which have hampered all transactions and blocked ... Idriss Jazairy said in late January that “economic sanctions are effectively compounding the grave [economic] ...
  • Venezuelan Supreme Court Rejects Latest Wave of Sanctions, UNASUR Follows Suit

    February 6, 2015 ... will issue a sentence rejecting the latest round of sanctions imposed by the U.S. government on Venezuela.  In ... Republic is going to deliver an historic sentence on the sanctions law of the U.S. Congress, repudiating it, rejecting ... countries to denounce this imperialist law.” The sanctions enacted by the State Department on February 2 ...
  • [UPDATED] US Sanctions Venezuelan Banks After Guaido Aide Accused of Leading ‘Terrorist Cell’

    March 22, 2019 ... 2019 ( venezuelanalysis.com ) – The US Treasury imposed sanctions against three major Venezuelan public banks on ... and Uruguay, were also targeted by the latest round of sanctions. BANDES is the major shareholder of all four banks. ... from dealing with them. The US Treasury had imposed sanctions against Venezuela’s state mining company Minerven ...