O U R A M E R I C A
is in battle, disciplined in his treatment
CARACAS, Jan 20.—Venezuelan
Hugo Chávez is being very disciplined in terms of
his treatment and has "a spark of satisfaction in
his eye at the struggle he has waged for our
homeland and the one he is going to wage," affirmed
Vice President Nicolás Maduro, PL reports.
Chávez calm and aware of post-operative process
visiting President Hugo Chávez Frías on January 14,
Vice President Nicolás Maduro announced yesterday
that the Venezuelan head of state is aware of all
the phases of the post-operative process following
his operation last December 11.
Forces no longer belong to the bourgeoisie
16.—Venezuelan Vice President Nicolás Maduro
affirmed today that the Bolivarian National Armed
Forces (FANB) are the synthesis of four words which
express a great concept: the new homeland.
Elías Jaua thanks Cuban and Colombian counterparts
CARACAS, Jan 16.—Venezuelan
Foreign Minister Elías Jaua today thanked his Cuban
and Colombian counterparts for their support and
solidarity in response to his appointment as
Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Latin America and
the Caribbean salute Chávez in Caracas
AS a single nation on January 10, Latin America and
the Caribbean raised their voice in a Caracas
overflowing with people who took to the streets in a
mass demonstration of support for the Bolivarian
Revolution and its President, Comandante Hugo
Rafael Chávez Frías.
Religious ceremonies for Chávez’ health in Cuba
A number of Cuban religious
communities organized ceremonies for the prompt
recovery of President Hugo Chávez in Havana on
"FIRST round, first round!" This was
the slogan chorused by supporters of the governing
Alianza País in an early electoral event in Ecuador.
They are expecting a convincing victory for
President Rafael Correa on February 17, without the
need to go to a second round.
America and the Caribbean will not allow
destabilization in the region
Speech by Miguel Díaz-Canel
Bermúdez, member of the Political Bureau and Vice
president of the Council of Ministers, at the act of
solidarity in support of Chávez and the Bolivarian
Revolution, Caracas, Venezuela, January 10, 2013,
Year 55 of the Revolution.
favorable clinical evolution
CARACAS, January 13.—Venezuelan
President Hugo Chávez has shown a favorable general
clinical evolution in the last few days, with his
respiratory infection under control, Communication
and Information Minister Ernesto Villegas stated
ALBA and PETROCARIBE highlighted in Venezuela
CARACAS, January 10.—Representatives from Latin
America and the Caribbean, meeting in this capital,
today confirmed the full validity of integration
mechanisms such as the Bolivarian Alliance for the
Peoples of Our America (ALBA) and PETROCARIBE, PL
Correa topping polls in
Ecuador at start of election campaign
campaign in Ecuador began Friday, January 4 with
rallies for all eight presidential candidates, among
them the current socialist leader Rafael Correa,
currently the favorite to win on February 17.
President Chávez asks for
postponement of swearing in
CARACAS, January 8.—Venezuelan
President Hugo Chávez has asked the National
Assembly to postpone to a later date the swearing in
ceremony scheduled for January 10, in accordance
with Article 231 of the Constitution.
National Assembly endorses full recovery of
CARACAS, January 8.—The
National Assembly of Venezuela today endorsed its
support for the legitimate right of President Hugo
Chávez to a full recovery, respecting the sovereign
sentiment of the people.
assimilating treatment and in stable condition
CARACAS, January 7.—Venezuelan
President Hugo Chávez is assimilating the treatment
being applied with all due rigor and has remained
stable, Communication and Information Minister
Ernesto Villegas stated today.
Correa: possible CIA plot
President Rafael Correa is not discounting the
possibility that the CIA is plotting an attempt on
his life in the run-up to February’s presidential