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London High Court decision on Venezuelan gold 'overturned'

TEHRAN (defapress) – The Venezuelan Central Bank (BCV) has won the first round of appeals against a ruling by the High Court of England and Wales, a lawyer revealed.
News ID: 82209    Publish Date : 2020/10/06

Venezuelan President Thanks Russia for Coronavirus Vaccine Supply

TEHRAN (defapress) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian citizens for the delivery of the first batch of the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine to the Latin American country.
News ID: 82183    Publish Date : 2020/10/03

Iranian cargo ship enters Venezuelan waters

TEHRAN (defapress) – An Iranian ship carrying a food cargo has entered the Venezuelan waters, according to Iran’s ambassador to Caracas.
News ID: 81384    Publish Date : 2020/06/22

Iran’s 5th tanker 'Clavel' to enter Venezuelan waters in few hours

TEHRAN (defapress) – The fifth Iranian oil tanker, 'Clavel', has approached the Caribbean Sea and will enter Venezuelan waters in a few hours.
News ID: 81219    Publish Date : 2020/05/31

Venezuela Says 39 Ex-Soldiers Caught Trying to Enter Country

TEHRAN (defapress) - Venezuelan authorities said on Thursday they have seized 39 military deserters trying to enter the country from Colombia, who are believed to be linked to the failed armed incursion by sea early this month that was aimed at toppling President Nicolas Maduro.
News ID: 81113    Publish Date : 2020/05/15

Brazil Supreme Court Suspends Bolsonaro's Order to Expel Venezuelan Diplomats

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A Supreme Court judge in Brazil has suspended the order of President Jair Bolsonaro’s government to expel Venezuelan diplomats, media reported.
News ID: 80999    Publish Date : 2020/05/03

Venezuelan Officials Reject US Initiative on Transitional Government

TEHRAN (defapress) - The Venezuelan government considers the US initiative on establishing a transitional government in the country as an attempt to interfere into Venezuela's internal affairs, Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza wrote on his official Twitter account on Tuesday.
News ID: 80693    Publish Date : 2020/04/02


Venezuelan Authorities Do Not Plan to Dissolve Parliament

TEHRAN (defapress) – The Venezuelan authorities do not plan to dissolve the National Assembly (parliament) controlled by the opposition any time soon, president of the Constituent Assembly Diosdado Cabello said on Monday.
News ID: 78377    Publish Date : 2019/08/13

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Venezuelan Government Plans to Continue Talks with Opposition

TEHRAN (defapress) - The Venezuelan authorities do not plan to give up on negotiations with the opposition following new US sanctions, Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza told a press conference on Tuesday.
News ID: 78305    Publish Date : 2019/08/07

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Discusses Bilateral Cooperation with Venezuelan Leadership

TEHRAN (defapress) - Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov has met with Venezuelan leadership during his trip to Caracas, discussing bilateral cooperation in international organizations as well as trade and economic cooperation, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a report on Monday.
News ID: 78153    Publish Date : 2019/07/23

Venezuelan Deputy Faces Trial for Drone 'Hit' Attempt on Maduro

TEHRAN (defapress) - A Venezuelan politician accused of an attempt to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro using explosing drones will face trial after a court on Monday accepted charges against him, his lawyer said.
News ID: 77948    Publish Date : 2019/07/02

Maduro Says Venezuelan Authorities Were in Secret Talks with Opposition

TEHRAN (defapress) - The Venezuelan government has been in secret talks with the opposition for at least two months, President Nicolas Maduro said on Wednesday.
News ID: 77601    Publish Date : 2019/05/30

Venezuelan Gov't Highlights Advances in Electric System Recovery

TEHRAN (defapress) - Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Rodriguez said on Monday that "very important advances" have been achieved to recover the country's electrical system after massive blackouts hit the country in early March.
News ID: 77390    Publish Date : 2019/05/14

Venezuelan Authorities Investigating Deaths of 5 People in Anti-Government Protests

TEHRAN (defapress) - The Venezuelan authorities are investigating the deaths of five people in anti-government demonstrations on April 30, Prosecutor General Tarek Willian Saab said on Tuesday.
News ID: 77264    Publish Date : 2019/05/07

Russian, Venezuelan FMs to Hold Talks after Failed Coup Attempt in Caracas

TEHRAN (defapress) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will hold talks on Sunday in Moscow with his Venezuelan counterpart, Jorge Arreaza, to discuss developments in the Latin American country and bilateral relations.
News ID: 77229    Publish Date : 2019/05/05

Venezuelan Authorities Launch Criminal Case Against Guaido

TEHRAN (defapress)- Criminal proceedings, which will be led by the Supreme Court and the prosecutor general, have been launched against Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido, who has declared himself the country’s interim president, Julio Garcia Zerpa, the member of the Venezuelan government-controlled National Constituent Assembly, stated.
News ID: 76599    Publish Date : 2019/04/04

Venezuelan President Says Opposition’s Plot to Kill Him Foiled

TEHRAN (defapress) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has said the country’s security forces have foiled a plan to assassinate him masterminded personally by the opposition’s leader Juan Guaido.
News ID: 76370    Publish Date : 2019/03/24

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Maduro asks Venezuelan government to resign

TEHRAN (defapress) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has asked the country’s cabinet members to resign so that the government can be reorganized, Executive Vice President Delcy Rodriguez wrote on Twitter.
News ID: 76255    Publish Date : 2019/03/18

Moscow Believes Western Sabotage Caused Venezuelan Blackout

TEHRAN (defapress) - Moscow believes that an act of Western sabotage was the reason behind the recent large-scale power outage in Venezuela, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at a briefing on Friday.
News ID: 76208    Publish Date : 2019/03/15

Venezuelan Army Introduces Air Surveillance over Power Lines after Blackout

TEHRAN (defapress) – The Venezuelan Army has introduced an air surveillance system over the country's power lines to protect its energy system and prevent further incidents, Venezuela’s Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez said.
News ID: 76114    Publish Date : 2019/03/11