US Military To Fight Drug Trafficking In Colombia Along Venezuela Border

By Telesur English. -

A US brigade of special anti-drug units will arrive in Colombia in support of an operation announced by Washington in April that actually seeks to deploy military forces in the country's border [...]

Why Iran’s Fuel Tankers For Venezuela Are Sending Shudders Through Washington

By Vijay Prashad, People's Dispatch. -

There was worry that as the Iranian tankers approached the Venezuelan coast the US warships would challenge their progress. As it turned out, the US Navy did not intervene. A major internal [...]

The Colombian Camps Poised To Destroy Socialism In Venezuela

By Susan Grey, Morningstar. -

News of the recent attempted incursions into Venezuela are a timely reminder of the ever-present threat of US bases in Colombia. On May 3 Venezuelan armed forces picked up a band of mercenaries [...]

Special Edition: Sanctioned Countries Speak Out On COVID-19

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

On May 9, 2020, the Sanctions Kill coalition based in the United States held the first in a series of webinars on the United States' illegal economic coercive measures imposed on 39 countries and [...]

A Russian Firewall For Venezuela Against US Sanctions

By M. K. Bhadrakumar, India Punchline. -

An unnamed company owned entirely by the Kremlin will be buying the Rosneft subsidiary and its oil services and trading operations in Venezuela. The deal between Rosneft (headed by Igor Sechin) [...]

Five Myths About The Venezuelan Opposition

By Tatuy TV & -

The latest video produced by VA and Tatuy TV explores the "myths" that sustain the mainstream media's favorable coverage of the Venezuelan opposition. The corporate media is almost unanimous in [...]

Venezuela And Iran Show Solidarity Can Overcome US Empire

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

This week, Venezuela and Iran faced up to threats made by the United States and defied the illegal US sanctions by sending five oil tankers from Iran to Venezuela. The US' longterm unilateral [...]

Statement: U.S Military Threat Against Iranian Tankers

By the US Peace Council. -

Iran’s daring decision to dispatch five oil tankers carrying the much-needed fuel for the struggling people of Venezuela is a definitive challenge to U.S. government’s illegal policy of [...]

US Blocks UNSC Draft Resolution Denouncing Paramilitary Incursion Into Venezuela

By Ricardo Vaz, Venezuela Analysis. -

Russia, China and other countries criticized violations of Venezuelan sovereignty. The United States rejected a Russia-proposed UN Security Council (UNSC) draft condemning a recent coup attempt [...]

Memo To The President: Avoid Hostilities Over Iranian Fuel Shipment To Venezuela

By Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity, Consortium News. -

As former intelligence officers and other national security practitioners with many decades of experience, we understand the frustration your Administration feels as its “maximum pressure” [...]

US Threatens To Prevent Iranian-Venezuelan Mutual Assistance

By William Camacaro, Frederick B. Mills and Danny Shaw, COHA. -

Five Iranian supertankers, filled with approximately 45.5 million gallons of gasoline and related fuel products are presently crossing the Atlantic with Venezuela their likely ultimate [...]

Iran Vows ‘Decisive Response’ To US Threats

By Lucas Koerner, Venezuelanalysis. -

Tehran has issued a formal warning to Washington over threats to five of its tankers currently en route to Venezuela. On Sunday, Iran’s foreign minister summoned the Swiss ambassador [...]

Washington Places Cuba And Venezuela On ‘Terror’ List

By Bill Van Auken, WSWS. -

Less than two weeks after an abortive mercenary invasion aimed at overthrowing Venezuela’s government and murdering its president that was hatched by the Trump White House, the US State [...]

Guaido’s Leadership In Question Following Failed Coup Attempt

By Lucas Koerner and Ricardo Vaz, Venezuelanalysis. -

Opposition leaders have reportedly lobbied Washington to change its Venezuela policy and replace Juan Guaido as head of the anti-government bloc. Bloomberg cited anonymous sources Friday [...]

Rally: End Sanctions, Save Lives! No US Sponsored Attacks On Venezuela!

By Emily Greene and Yoav Elinevsky, Popular Resistance. -

Saturday, a group of activists from the Latin America Solidarity Coalition of WMASS, Green Rainbow Party Pioneer Valley Chapter, Western Massachusetts Codepink, and Massachusetts Peace Action [...]