Venezuela, known since 1999 as the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, is a country on the northern coast of South America. The country comprises a continental mainland and numerous islands in the Caribbean Sea. It borders Guyana to the east, Brazil to the south, and Colombia to the west. Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Curacao, Bonaire, Aruba, and the Leeward Antilles lie just north, off the Venezuelan coast. Falling within the tropics, Venezuela sits close to the Equator in the Northern Hemisphere.
Modern-day slavery in Venezuela
This article is about our understanding of human trafficking between Venezuela and Trinidad and Tobago derived from our investigation. A major aim of our research was to verify some of the stories, ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2020 06:49:00 GMT
Meet the refugee health care heroes fighting the coronavirus
She left Venezuela in 2018 with her family as the country spiralled ... dinghy and lived in a refugee camp in Greece for over a year. He used the time to teach himself English. In December 2019, he ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 14 Jun 2020 08:58:00 GMT
In Turkey, Erdogan?s AKP loses popularity amid coronavirus, economic woes
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan?s ruling AKP has lost a modest amount of support over the past few months, according to a Turkish research organization. Independent research group MetroPoll ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 06 Jul 2020 06:59:00 GMT
UK denying Maduro access to Venezuelan gold is not only THEFT, it?s MURDER of London?s reputation as trusted financial center
The standards are poor at the Bank of England these days, I don?t know why anyone would want to do business with them. George Galloway gives British banking, and justice, a triple-fail rating.
Publ.Date : Fri, 03 Jul 2020 07:18:00 GMT
Venezuela\'s Maduro: Fidel Castro Gave Chavez and Me ?Instructions? on How to Run Venezuela
Venezuela is now deeply in debt ... the late President would add in English, adding often, in Spanish: ?he is teaching me English, you know?? On Thursday, Maduro also criticized former ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Jun 2020 17:00:00 GMT
Deixi Wu: Thornton Academy
?My English wasn?t good and I didn ... immigrants here and at the American Embassy in Venezuela, and as a volunteer Spanish teacher working with younger students in Venezuela.
Publ.Date : Sun, 07 Jun 2020 01:00:00 GMT
Venezuela\'s Arturo Sosa Becomes First Non-European "Black Pope" - Head of the Jesuits
ROME -- Venezuela's Arturo Sosa ... He speaks Spanish, Italian, English, and understands French. Sosa has dedicated his life to research and teaching. He has been a professor and member of the ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 09 Jun 2020 17:00:00 GMT
Venezuela?s two presidents
Shortly after midnight on 18th January, one of the two men who claims to be the president of Venezuela snuck by foot across the ... His unremarkable background (his mother was a teacher, his father a ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 08 Jun 2020 03:07:00 GMT
Coronavirus update: Gold rush spreads virus through Amazon, global tourism revenue could fall by .3 trillion
Brazilian soldiers hand out face masks to Indigenous people in the Amazon in a military operation to protect isolated tribes from COVID-19.
Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Jul 2020 08:13:45 GMT
Sources: Venezuela wooed Texas Republican to ease sanctions
Venezuela?s socialist government tried to recruit then-Congressman Pete Sessions to broker a meeting with the CEO of Exxon Mobil at the same time it was secretly paying a close ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 22 Jun 2020 06:52:00 GMT
Venezuela: Top court suspends leaders of key opposition parties
It has replaced them with politicians seen as allies of President Nicolas Maduro. Venezuela's Supreme Court on Tuesday replaced the leadership of two influential political parties opposed to ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Jun 2020 19:55:00 GMT
Coronavirus: WHO calls for vaccine to be shared \'for public good\'
The WHO has said any coronavirus vaccine should be shared between countries as a public good, and that new mothers with COVID-19 can still breast-feed their babies. All the latest from DW here.
Publ.Date : Fri, 12 Jun 2020 18:26:00 GMT