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Venezuelan minister praises China and lashes out at the US, in Beijing

Saturday, December 23rd 2017 - 12:01 UTC
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Venezuela’s foreign minister blamed the United States for his country’s spiraling debt crisis, saying Washington’s “permanent attack” had left the economy crippled. Jorge Arreaza lashed out at Donald Trump, US and European sanctions, and American interference in Venezuela’s internal affairs at the Venezuelan embassy in Beijing during a three-day official visit. Read full article

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  • golfcronie

    Not a very good political statement by the foreign minister methinks

    Dec 23rd, 2017 - 10:27 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • :o))

    @golfcronie:

    To attract huge investments for creating a canal, “parallel” to that of Panama among the other sectors; trust Venezuela to embrace China AND Russia. Both can make the sanctions & the embargos by the USA; ineffective & meaningless.

    Dec 24th, 2017 - 11:05 am - Link - Report abuse -2
  • bushpilot

    Oh, sure!! Everything is going grrrreat in Venezuela. Thanks to China and Russia.

    Dec 24th, 2017 - 06:29 pm - Link - Report abuse +1

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