Foreign Minister Arreaza: International financial institutions are coauthors of the criminal blockade

The People’s Power Minister for Foreign Relations, Jorge Arreaza, said on Friday that the international financial entities are accomplices of the illegal economic blockade that the administration of Donald Trump holds against the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. Foreign Minister Arreaza assured that international banks give up and interrupt all transactions and relations with Venezuela due to fear of future sanctions or reprisals by the US government, severely affecting the right to health and food of the Venezuelan people.

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Knesset Dissolves Itself, Votes for New Elections on September 17

Israel’s parliament voted early Thursday, May 30, to dissolve itself a mere month after it was sworn in. This unprecedented step came in the wake of far-right Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s failure to meet the midnight deadline to form a new government, triggering a second national election this year. After a raucous 12-hour debate, lawmakers voted 74 to 45 in favor of the Likud-drafted bill to dissolve the 21st Knesset and hold new elections on September 17. Hadash-Ta’al supported the motion.

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On 2019 Lok Sabha Elections

The National Executive of the Communist Party of India (CPI) met on 27-28 May, 2019 at Ajoy Bhavan, CPI headquarters in New Delhi. Punjab State Secretary Bant Singh Brar chaired the meeting. The meeting reviewed the campaigns and the outcome of the Elections 2019 to the Parliament. On behalf of the National secretariat, General Secretary of the Party Com. Sudhakar Reddy presented the review report.

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3rd Day of strike in Piraeus Bank

More than 1000 bank employees have been on strike the last 3 days in Piraeus Bank against the bank’s decision to call for the closure of specific branches. The Union of Banks’ and Finance Employees of Athens, an affiliate of PAME and WFTU has called the employees to respond to the antiworkers plans of the bank with escalation of the struggle.

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10 days Strike in Gas Company in Greece

SOLIDARITY WITH WORKERS IN THE PUBLIC GAS COMPANY Federations and Regional Trade Unions across the country support the just struggle of the workers in the Public Gas Company (DEPA) that are employed through contractors, for permanent and stable job. The liberalization of the energy market, which is being promoted by both the current government and New Democracy, not only obliges workers’ households to pay more and more into the pocket, but also increases the exploitation of the workers from the dozens of “modern slavery” contractor companies, that do not recognize…

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President Nicolás Maduro about the talks in Norway: The only way is dialogue

“I believe in dialogue, it is the only way, it is not that we are betting on several paths: to the coup d’état, to violence and suddenly to dialogue, no, the only way is dialogue”, emphasized the president of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, during a meeting with fishermen from the east of the country, this Wednesday. He added that he has just concluded the second day of dialogue with the Venezuelan opposition in Norway in which the sector Vice-president for Communication, Culture and Tourism, Jorge Rodríguez, was…

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Bolivarian Government thanks Norway for progress made through dialogue with the Venezuelan opposition

The Venezuelan delegation of the Bolivarian Government for the peace dialogue that takes place in Oslo, Norway, headed by the sectoral Vice-president of Communication, Tourism and Culture, Jorge Rodríguez, on Wednesday thanked the government of the European country for the progress made in the process of dialogue with the Venezuelan opposition, after the announcement made by the government of Norway where reiterates its commitment to work for a peaceful solution to the Venezuelan situation.

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UN-Habitat recognizes Venezuela as a world leader in housing rights

From Nairobi, capital of Kenya, the People’s Power Minister for Habitat and Housing and maximum representative of the Great Housing Mission Venezuela (GMVV), Ildemaro Villarroel announced that Venezuela successfully concluded its participation in the first Assembly of the UN Habitat. “We arrived at the end of a great international day at the UN Habitat Assembly. We made visible the achievements of the Great Housing Mission Venezuela”, he said through his account on the social network Twitter, @IMVillarroel.

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Venezuela and Cuba strengthen cooperation ties in the face of imperial blockade

With the objective of advancing Cuba-Venezuela cooperation in the face of the criminal blockade imposed by foreign governments, the Executive Vice President of the Republic, Delcy Rodríguez, held a meeting with the Vice President of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cuba, Ricardo Cabrizas in the Venezuelan capital. The meeting, which was carried out within the framework of the high-level commission, also included the participation of Simón Zerpa, People’s Power Minister of Economy and Finance, Rogelio Polanco, Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in Venezuela, Lázaro Artola, head…

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China expresses its solidarity with Venezuela

Vice Mnister of Foreign Affairs Qin Gang met with the Vice-minister of Foreign Relations for Multiletaral Affairs of Venezuela, Felix Plasencia, who visited the country. Both exchanged views in a friendly and comprehensive manner, on issues of relations between China and Venezuela, the situation in Venezuela and others.

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