Tuesday, July 23, 2019
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Washington – Venezuelan plane has aggressively tracked a US military aircraft

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The US military has accused a Venezuelan fighter of tracking a US-made TB-3 Ares 2 aircraft and "aggressively" over international airspace in a confrontation between the two...
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US says Venezuelan plane has aggressively tracked military aircraft

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The US military has accused a Venezuelan fighter plane of tracking an American EPA-3 Ares 2 aircraft "aggressively" over international airspace in another sign of growing hostility...
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Trump admits to having five different strategies for Venezuela

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- According to Donald Trump, his strategy for Venezuela could undergo changes. The President has confessed to five different strategies for this country. In interviews held on the sidelines...
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Venezuela announces that a US spy plane has violated its airspace

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Venezuelan defense announced that an American reconnaissance aircraft had violated Venezuela's airspace. After taking off interceptors, he changed course and left the area. A US Air Force...
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US sanctions on four soldiers from the Directorate of Counter-Espionage of Venezuela

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Four military officers from the Venezuelan military intelligence agency have been on the US sanctions list following the death of a military man who was detained and...
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Venezuelan government and opposition delegations are talking about progress in their talks

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Venezuelan opposition President Nicolas Maduro and the Venezuelan opposition announced Thursday that the two sides had made progress in their talks in Barbados aimed at resolving the...
EU

European Union is preparing to impose sanctions on Venezuelan security officials

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Tuesday the bloc was preparing to impose new sanctions on Venezuelan security officials involved in human rights abuses...
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EU supported the resumption of negotiations on Venezuela

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The EU promises to continue to expand its measures on Venezuela, if the negotiations do not bring concrete results, said Federica Mogherini, the head of the EU...
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Pope Francis calls for early resolution of the crisis in Venezuela

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Pope Francis called for the early resolution of the crisis in Venezuela for the benefit of this Latin American country and the entire region. “Once again, I want...
China

Chinese troops reportedly seen in Venezuela

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- In the midst of a trade war with the United States followed by the sale of arms to Taiwan, Beijing reportedly sent troops to Venezuela. Chinese troops have...
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Chinese troops in Venezuela?

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- In the midst of a trade war with the United States followed by the sale of arms to Taiwan, Beijing reportedly sent troops to Venezuela. Chinese troops have...
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, photo taken in Caracas on July 12, 2019

Maduro denies that one of his ministers is linked to Hezbollah

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro came out Friday in defense of his minister Tareck El Aissami, targeted by Washington and "traitors" of his government, who link him to the...
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At least 29 prisoners were killed in clashes with Venezuelan police

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- At least 29 prisoners were killed and 19 policemen wounded in Venezuela on Friday during clashes in a crowded detention center in the town of Acarigua in the...
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Police riot in Venezuela: dozens dead

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- As a result of the riots that broke out in a police cell in the region of Acarigua in north-western Venezuela, at least 29 prisoners died, 19 law...
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Washington orders “immediate suspension” of air traffic between US and Venezuela

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The US Department of Transport has announced a suspension of air traffic between the United States and Venezuela, prompting its decision by instability in the region in recent...
Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido

Italy explains why it refuses to recognize Juan Guaido as President

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- There is still no unity within the Italian government over Venezuela. However, in a letter published on Saturday by the daily La Stampa, Giuseppe Conte, president of the...
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Venezuelan opposition ready to accept US military intervention to remove Maduro

VENEZUELA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guido said on Friday he was prepared to accept US military intervention to help deal with the country's emergency political situation. "If the Americans suggest a...
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Opposition is ready to accept US military intervention in Venezuela

VENEZUELA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guido said on Friday he was prepared to accept US military intervention to help deal with the country's emergency political situation. "If the Americans suggest a...
Pentagon

Guaido asks to open direct contact with Pentagon for “possible coordination”

VENEZUELA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido ordered his delegate to Washington to immediately establish contacts with US military personnel. Guaido, the president of the National Assembly (parliament), said at the end...
US Navy

US ship to attack Venezuela?

VENEZUELA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- On Tuesday, May 7, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo again threatened to intervene militarily in Venezuela. However, the S-300 missile batteries that Venezuela has deployed on its territory...