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U.S. Imposes Oil Blockade to Force Venezuela into Default
11 Nov 2017 06:30

U.S. Imposes Oil Blockade to Force Venezuela into Default

Islam Times - The U.S. is betting on the default of Venezuela affecting its financial credibility and hampering its debt repayments.

 
Bolivians participate in a protest rally against President Evo Morales’ potential bid for re-election, in La Paz, on October 10, 2017. (Photo by Reuters)
11 Oct 2017 05:53

Bolivians protest Morales’ potential bid for another term

Islam Times - People have rallied across Bolivia to protest a new proposal by President Evo Morales’s party that could pave the way for him to run for a fourth consecutive term in 2019.

 
Bolivians mark Che Guevara’s 50th death anniversary
10 Oct 2017 09:14

Bolivians mark Che Guevara’s 50th death anniversary

Islam Times - Thousands of Bolivians have held a gathering to pay tribute to late guerrilla leader Ernesto Che Guevara, a revolutionary icon in Latin America.

 
The Cuban Embassy in Washington (File photo)
4 Oct 2017 05:48

Trump expels 15 Cuban diplomats from US over mysterious health attacks

Islam Times - US President Donald Trump has ordered the expulsion of 15 Cuban diplomats from the country, escalating his response to a series of mysterious health “attacks.”

 
Former Brazilian president Luis Inacio Lula da Silva addresses supporters during a demonstration at Generoso Marques Square in Curitiba, Brazil, on September 13, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
1 Oct 2017 09:12

Brazil’s Lula ahead in poll despite graft conviction

Islam Times - Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has taken the lead in polls before the 2018 presidential election despite a corruption conviction that could bar him from running.

 
Venezuelan Army to Defend Country amid US Threats: President Maduro
29 Sep 2017 13:30

Venezuelan Army to Defend Country amid US Threats: President Maduro

Islam Times - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has ordered the country's armed forces to ready to defend the country’s sovereignty and people amid threats by US.

 
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza
28 Sep 2017 03:52

Venezuela Chides Trump for Acting Like World’s Emperor

Islam Times - Venezuela’s Foreign Minister has accused United States President Donald Trump of acting like “the world’s emperor”.

 
Venezuelan government representative Vicente Diaz (C-with spectacles) arrives at the Foreign Ministry in Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic, to meet with opposition leaders to resume talks, September 14, 2017. (AFP photo)
27 Sep 2017 06:34

Venezuela opposition boycotts talks with Maduro government

Islam Times - Venezuela’s opposition has announced that it will not attend planned talks with a government delegation in the Dominican Republic, saying the other side has failed to meet its promises regarding human rights and elections.

 
U.S. Ties Noose Around Neck Of Venezuela’s Economy
23 Sep 2017 07:30

U.S. Ties Noose Around Neck Of Venezuela’s Economy

Islam Times - The U.S.A. is applying increasing pressure on Venezuela, a country that, in accordance with the way the Pentagon has carved up the world, falls within the “jurisdiction” of the U.S. Southern Command (Southcom).

 
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza speaks in Caracas on August 12, 2017 during a meeting with members of the diplomatic corps. (Photo by AFP)
20 Sep 2017 05:18

Venezuela FM reacts to Trump’s anti-Caracas remarks in UN speech

Islam Times - Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza has reacted to US president’s UN speech, stressing that his country does not accept "threats from President Trump or whomever in this world."

 
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza speaks at a press conference in Caracas on September 4, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
16 Sep 2017 08:42

Venezuela denounces Trump’s planned crisis talks as ‘rival dialog’

Islam Times - Caracas has censured as “rival dialog” US President Donald Trump’s planned talks with Latin American leaders on the political crisis in Venezuela, days after the government and opposition resumed reconciliation negotiations.

 
Brazilian President Michel Temer (Photo by AFP)
16 Sep 2017 04:45

Brazil president faces racketeering, obstruction of justice charges

Islam Times - Brazilian President Michel Temer has been accused of racketeering and obstruction of justice, adding two more charges to the previous ones.

 
Latin America: Israeli Regime’s New Target
12 Sep 2017 13:21

Latin America: Israeli Regime’s New Target

Islam Times - Israel is in constant quest for allies that can cast their votes in favor of the regime at the UN. This effort by the Israelis is made as they are often condemned by the world body for their regular violation of the human rights as they continue to occupy the Palestinian territories. Concerns ...

 
No Humanitarian Crisis in Venezuela
12 Sep 2017 13:20

No Humanitarian Crisis in Venezuela

Islam Times - The president of the new Constituent Assembly on allegations of abuse of power and Venezuela's economic crisis.

 
Venezuela
12 Sep 2017 06:09

Venezuela defends rights record, rejects ‘baseless’ UN report

Islam Times - Venezuela has denounced as “baseless” reports by the United Nations on the country’s human rights violations, saying the issue is being used as “a political weapon.”

 
Venezuela Will Never Tolerate This
31 Aug 2017 07:37

Venezuela Will Never Tolerate This

Islam Times - On 25 August President Trump signed an executive order slapping Venezuela with the most sweeping economic sanctions ever. They practically paralyze Venezuela, threaten to plunge her into famine. It’s an economic coup of the worst kind. It’s outright financial warfare.

 
Countdown To War On Venezuela - Step II: Trump Imposes More Sanctions
31 Aug 2017 07:14

Countdown To War On Venezuela - Step II: Trump Imposes More Sanctions

Islam Times - A month ago we warned of the upcoming war on Venezuela. Such a war could blow up huge in many nations of the region.

 
Guatemalan protesters demand president’s ouster over corruption
29 Aug 2017 12:57

Guatemalan protesters demand president’s ouster over corruption

Islam Times - Protesters in Guatemala have demanded the ouster of President Jimmy Morales over his attempt to expel a UN official probing corruption charges against him.

 
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza (photo by AFP)
27 Aug 2017 06:29

Venezuelan opposition lobbied for US sanctions against Caracas: FM Arreaza

Islam Times - Venezuela’s foreign minister says members of the opposition in the country lobbied with the United States for the imposition of sanctions on Caracas and are now blaming the government for the bans.

 
Members of the national army show locals how to handle an antiaircraft battery during military drills in Caracas on August 26, 2017. (Photos by AFP)
27 Aug 2017 05:23

Venezuela launches war games in face of Trump military intervention threat

Islam Times - Venezuela has launched two days of war-games in the face of threats made by US President Donald Trump about engaging in military action against the country.