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  1. Russia's Rosneft wins gas licences in VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Newsday

    The deal allows its subsidiary, Grupo Rosneft, to export gas produced at the Patao and Mejillones fields in the Caribbean Sea for the next 30 years. Russia is a close ally of Venezuela, helping to prop up its economy as it seeks to expand its influence in Latin America.

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  2. Venezuela to give Russia's Rosneft gas field rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Trend

    ... atural gas. Total reserve estimates for the two fields are said to be about 180 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas. Venezuela's rapid dissolving socialist government has turned to longtime ally Russia for the cash and credit necessary to survive.

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  3. NYT: Venezuela Overwhelmed by Malnutrition, Mortality of ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News Max

    Wracked by triple-digit inflation, shortages of food and medicine and a crisis-plagued, strong-arm socialist government, Venezuela's children are the ones paying the steepest price, dying at alarming rates, The New York Times reported. Since Venezuela's economic collapse in 2014, riots and protests over the lack of affordable food have rattled cities, but deaths from malnutrition have remained a closely guarded government secret, the Times reported.

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  4. As Venezuela collapses, children are dying of hungerRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    Hunger has stalked Venezuela for years. Now, it is killing the nation's children at an alarming rate, doctors in the country's public hospitals say.

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  5. UPDATE 1-Venezuela gives Russia's Rosneft gas field concessions - RosneftRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    Under the agreement, which is valid for 30 years, wholly-owned Rosneft unit Grupo Rosneft will become the operator of the Patao and Mejillones offshore gas fields, Rosneft said. Head of Russian state oil firm Rosneft Igor Sechin shakes hands with Venezuela's Oil Minister and President of the Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA Manuel Quevedo, in front of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, in Maiquetia, Venezuela December 16, 2017.

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  6. Cuba's Castro and Russian oil executive meet in HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Cuban President Raul Castro and the head of Russian oil company Rosneft met in Havana on Saturday, the latest sign the two countries are readying a major energy agreement. Cuba's President Raul Castro attends an ALBA alliance summit to mark the fourth anniversary of the death of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez in Caracas, Venezuela, March 5, 2017.

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  7. Children in Venezuela stopped from flying to PeruRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... any device. Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - A group of at least 120 children in Venezuela who were expecting to fly to Peru to reunite with relatives have been ...

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  8. Minnesota Twins Daily Dip: Big Papi releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Twinkie Talk

    Welcome to the December 16th edition of the Daily Dip, your daily piece of news and notes here on Puckett's Pond, offseason edition. You'll find the most recent news of the Minnesota Twins organization, stories from around the game, and links to any information you may want to know about the Minnesota Twins or baseball as we work our way through the hot stove season! Australian Baseball League Update Aaron Whitefield had the day off in Brisbane's game Friday.

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  9. 2017 in review: 'Disruption, despair and dumpster fires'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Powhatan Today

    Opposition lawmakers brawl with pro-government militias who are trying to force their way into the National Assembly during a special session coinciding with Venezuela's independence day, in Caracas, on July 5, 2017. At least five lawmakers were injured in the attack.

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  10. Talks between Venezuela, opposition set to resume in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... newspaper replica. Please click here to select a subscription, or login if you are already a member. CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Another round of talks between the Venezuelan government and opposition leaders has ended without an agreement but the ...

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  11. Poor Venezuelans launch local currency amid cash crunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Houston Chronicle

    Images of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez and independence hero Simon Bolivar blanket the door to a fashion store with a message above it doors that announce to customers hey accept Panales, in the 23 de Enero neighborhood of Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, Dec. 15, 2017. Residents of the neighborhood in cash-strapped Venezuela say theyA A've found a solution to a lack of paper money by creating the quasi-currency they are calling Panal, that translates from Spanish to honeycomb.

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  12. Poor Venezuelan neighbors find solution to cash crunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Progress

    Residents of one neighborhood in cash-strapped Venezuela say they've found a solution to a lack of paper money by creating a quasi-currency called the "honeycomb." Homemaker Liset Sanchez said Friday that she welcomes the idea promoted by pro-government groups.

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  13. Flood of Venezuelans are fleeing depressed country. Here's where they're seeking refugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 15 | USA Today

    Although Venezuelans for years have fled the "Bolivarian socialist revolution," the trickle recently turned into a flood as conditions become dire. Luis and Andrea Sequiera, with their son Fabian, 8, from Venezuela, wait outside the Interpol office in Lima, Peru, to apply for a certificate showing they have no criminal record, as needed to get a work permit in Peru.

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  14. A homemade Christmas dish is the latest casualty of Venezuelaa s economic crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 14 | The Miami Herald

    Maritza DA az in Maracaibo, Venezuela, complained that the price of a kilo of cheese had doubled within a week. The country's rampant inflation is upending traditional Christmas meals.

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  15. Venezuelans seeing bitcoin boom as survival, not speculationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 13 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    As Venezuela's national currency loses value at a catastrophic rate, thousands h... . John Villar speaks during an interview at his office in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017.

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  16. Venezuelan judge orders Utah man be tried on weapons chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 13 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A woman held a photograph of Josh Holt during a rally at the Utah State Capitol in Salt Lake City. CARACAS, Venezuela>> A Venezuelan judge ruled today that a jailed American man must stand trial on weapons charges, dashing hopes of his family in Utah that he would be released and united with them for Christmas.

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  17. New Venezuelan oil minister: Gas for T&T by 2022*Dec. 13, 2017, 12:42 Am AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 13 | Trinadad Express

    Flashback May 2016:- Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley, right, and Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro exchange greetings following their joint press briefing at the Diplomatic Centre in St Ann's. - Photo: CURTIS CHASE Venezuela expects to export half of a billion cubic feet of natural gas to "mainly Trinidad and Tobago" in under five years, new Venezuelan Petroleum Minister and Petroleos de Venezuela President Manuel Quevedo said Sunday in Caracas, Venezuela.

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  18. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS 3 Springfield

    Residents of the neighborhood in cash-strapped Venezu... . Images of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez and independence hero Simon Bolivar blanket an entrance to a fashion store with a message above it doors that announce to customers they accept Panales, in the 23 de Enero neig... .

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  19. Nephews of Venezuela first lady sentenced to 18 years in PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | RushPRnews

    ... Acting Manhattan U.S. Attorney Joon H. Kim said: "In part to fund an election campaign for the first lady of Venezuela, Efrain Antonio Campo Flores and Franqui Francisco Flores de Freitas devised a plan to work with the FARC terrorist organization ...

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  20. Venezuela: Nepotism, Cocaine, and Incompetence at the TopRead the original story

    Friday Dec 15 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... Judge Paul Crotty read out the sentence: 18 years in prison for each of them. Nicknamed the "narco nephews" by Venezuela's opposition, their aunt happens to be Cilia Flores, the first lady of Venezuela. She is a fierce and ambitious politician in ...

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