Hugo Chavez Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. No clear end in sight to Venezuela's political crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | The Globe and Mail

    ... and has lived in Caracas for much of the past 25 years, referring to the movement begun by the late president Hugo Chavez. But Prof. Lopez is less convinced. She sees an irrevocable split within the ruling party between those who are prepared to ...

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  2. The Latest: New Venezuela assembly displaces congressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A cutout of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez stands out among supporters during a rally backing the the new Constitutional Assembly outside the National Assembly building in Caracas, Venezuela, Monday, Aug. 7, 2017. Pr... .

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  3. Venezuelan state worker becomes voice against voter coercionRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... with nearly 3 million people working in a public post. It's not the first time Maduro or his predecessor, Hugo Chavez, used state jobs and benefits to pressure Venezuelans to support them. Chavez famously retaliated against a group of Venezuelans ...

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  4. Dictatorship, 21st-century styleRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 8 | WICU12 Erie

    ... the Great Depression, magnified by out-of-control crime. Still, Maduro, who was anointed by the late President Hugo Chavez, is doing whatever it takes to keep himself and his United Socialist Party of Venezuela in power. Last weekend's election of a ...

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  5. In Venezuela, it's time to save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Newsday

    ... assembly whose members include the wife and son of President Nicolas Maduro and cronies of his predecessor, Hugo Chavez. This illegal assembly will draft a constitution, establishing a dictatorship. Defying the calls from other governments and ...

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  6. Venezuela court orders opponent's arrest as pressure mountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... photo, Venezuela's Constitutional Assembly member Diosdado Cabello holds an image of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez as delegates including first lady Cilia Flores, left wearing pink, and... (AP Photo/Wil Riera). President of Venezuelan ...

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  7. Venezuela constitutional row: a quick guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | Egypt Today

    ... The assembly is to be tasked with amending the constitution passed under Maduro's late predecessor and mentor, Hugo Chavez. But it will also have the power to change laws and to dissolve the legislature, the National Assembly, which is controlled by ...

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  8. Few heed call for mass protest in Venezuela's capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... appeared unconcerned by the mounting international outcry, instead paying homage Friday to the late President Hugo Chavez on what would have been his predecessor's 63rd birthday, telling supporters that with the constitution rewrite, "Chavez is more ...

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  9. AP Explains: What's behind Venezuela's constituent assembly?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... Photo/Ariana Cubillos). A supporter of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro holds a doll of the late President Hugo Chavez holding a sign that reads in Spanish "Constituent Assembly, Yes it's going" during a political rally with Venezuela's ...

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  10. How two Venezuelan players cope with the chaos in their homelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Lake Country Reporter

    ... struggles in Venezuela - a violent culmination of decades-long turmoil - dates to 2015 when the opposition to Hugo Chavez's successor, NicolA s Maduro, scored a massive election victory to control the National Assembly legislature. Maduro, who ...

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  11. The beginning of the end for Maduro's Venezuela?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Washington Examiner

    ... in 1999, and the four-and-a-half million that supported the amended constitution that gave the late President Hugo Chavez extra powers in 2009. The symbolic vote is also a vindication of the opposition's efforts to force the government to accept a ...

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  12. Venezuela nears the road's end between populism and dictatorshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Washington Examiner

    ... slow-boiled, and dictatorship results. Based on the "social revolution" promised by his predecessor, President Hugo Chavez, Maduro offered the simple solution of nationalizing the entire economy to redistribute its wealth among the population as the ...

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  13. News AP Explains: What's behind Venezuela's constituent assembly?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... warnings Maduro will use the assembly to install an autocratic regime. Maduro's mentor, the late President Hugo Chavez, similarly called for a constitution rewrite shortly after taking office in 1999, but unlike Maduro he held a referendum first to ...

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  14. Socialist Party Candidates Fill Venezuelan BallotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Voice of America

    One candidate is the son of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, and another is his wife. A third is a socialist militant whom late socialist leader Hugo Chavez once called a criminal who should be jailed.

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  15. Venezuela: Small groups defy protest banRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | WICU12 Erie

    ... Maduro," tweeted Rodolfo Marco Torres, a government minister. Maduro is aligned with the political movement of Hugo Chavez, the leftist President from 1999 until his death in 2013. Under constitutional changes Chavez ushered in, presidents can run ...

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  16. The Latest: Colombia leader won't recognize Venezuela's voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... from prison and transferred to house arrest. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is paying homage to the late Hugo Chavez on what would have been his predecessor's 63rd birthday. Maduro told supporters Friday that with his push to rewrite the ...

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  17. Venezuela doesna t have any friends left in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | The Fresno Bee

    A photo of Venezuela's late president Hugo Chavez is seen inside a small chapel with two cups of coffee as an offering at the 4F military museum to commemorate what would have been the leader's 62th birthday in Caracas, Venezuela. A photo of Venezuela's late president Hugo Chavez is seen inside a small chapel with two cups of coffee as an offering at the 4F military museum to commemorate what would have been the leader's 62th birthday in Caracas, Venezuela.

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  18. 'Zero hour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Newsday

    ... is in crisis, but there's no easy way out. Divisions in Venezuela run deep. The opposition has been vocal since Hugo Chavez came to power 18 years ago, but problems have become more acute under President Nicolas Maduro, a leader who does not have ...

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  19. Amid Venezuelan chaos, U.S. immigrants worryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... National Constituent Assembly to rewrite the 1999 constitution previously promulgated by his predecessor, Hugo Chavez . However, from the inside, upon further scrutiny, the likelihood the elected officials will move away from Maduro's vision is ...

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  20. Is Venezuela Becoming a Cuba-Style Dictatorship?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Bloomberg

    ... disband or replace branches of the government. The last such assembly was called in 1999, when former President Hugo Chavez oversaw the crafting of the current constitution, replacing one written in 1961. He's shown no signs of backing down, even ...

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