Stop the genocide!’ S. American leaders condemn Israeli operation in Gaza

The presidents of Venezuela and Bolivia have decried the IDF’s incursion into Gaza as genocide and called for the UN to condemn Israel. President Nicolas Maduro likened the latest operation, which has claimed over 350 lives, to an “extermination.” Israel launches ground incursion in Gaza Strip LIVE UPDATES Venezuela called for an emergency session of…

Bolivian president: Israel air strikes on Gaza is ‘genocide’

During a visit to Peru, Bolivian President Evo Morales publicly condemned Israeli air strikes on the Gaza Strip as “genocide.” He said: “What is happening in Palestine is genocide. Some are saying that it should be investigated. There is no need to investigate if they (Israel) don’t punish the instigators and perpetrators of genocide.”

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Pepe Escobar is the roving correspondent for Asia Times/Hong Kong, an analyst for RT and TomDispatch, and a frequent contributor to websites and radio shows ranging from the US to East Asia. The BRICS summit in northeast Brazil has already made history for one key reason; the creation of the New Development Bank. Call it…

ALBA-Petrocaribe countries to consolidate socio-cultural and economic empowerment

Caracas, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, inaugurated today the 2nd Extraordinary Summit of the Bolivarian Alliance for the People of Our America (ALBA)-Petrocaribe, to evaluate actions for the regional integration. Haiti and Dominican Republic Create High-Level Commission ALBA-Petrocaribe Strengthen Regional Spaces Nicaraguan President Attends ALBA-Petrocaribe Summit Venezuela: Positive Economic Impact of…

(VIDEO) Morales: Obama can invade any country for US energy needs

WATCH VIDEO HERE In his dramatic speech in New York, Bolivian President Evo Morales called for the UN to be moved out of the US and for Barack Obama to be tried for crimes against humanity. Speaking to RT, Morales explained his controversial proposals. In his most controversial demand, Morales said that Obama should face…

(VIDEO) Evo, Maduro and Correa reject possible military intervention in Syria

La Paz Aug 28. Bolivia’s government condemned and rejected any possibility of an armed attack against Syria by the United States and its allies. Caracas Aug 28. The President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, urged the peoples of Latin America to stop the imminent attack that the United States government intends to launch against Syria Quito,…

‘Sorry is not enough’: Bolivia demands EU find culprits behind aerial hijack

Bolivian Foreign Minister David Choquehuanca (AFP Photo/Aizar Raldes)  EU apologies for the aerial blockade that forced the Bolivian president’s plane to land are “not enough,” said Bolivia’s foreign minister. The presidential plane was grounded amid suspicions that NSA leaker Edward Snowden had stowed away onboard. The Bolivian Foreign Minister, David Choquehuanca, confirmed on Tuesday that…