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Deathwatch for dictator a timebomb in Venezuela

Deathwatch for dictator a timebomb in Venezuela

Global Information System CARACAS — Venezuela’s ruling Partido Socialista Unido de Venezuela (United Socialist Party: PSUV) has, since mid-December 2012, been working on devising a plan to initiate President-elect Hugo Chávez Frias’ new term in office without the president necessarily being physically able to govern. By the beginning of January 2013, there was a growing […]

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Peace Prize roll of dishonor: Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Serbia, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tunisia, Egypt, Morocco, Sudan, Cuba, Colombia, Venezuela, Vietnam and the Philippines

Peace Prize roll of dishonor: Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Serbia, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tunisia, Egypt, Morocco, Sudan, Cuba, Colombia, Venezuela, Vietnam and the Philippines

By Willy Lam, East-Asia-Intel.com [From the upcoming edition of East-Asia-Intel.com]   As Chairman Mao Zedong’s faithful follower, President Hu Jintao evidently understands well this popular adage of the Great Helmsman’s: “Turn a bad thing into a good thing.”   This perhaps explains the extraordinary lengths to which the Hu Jintao leadership has gone in venting the […]

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Peace prize war: Russia, Kazakhstan, Cuba, Morocco and Iraq won't attend ceremony

For the first time in the 109-year-history of the Nobel Peace Prize neither the laureate nor a representative is expected to show up to receive the award. And following threats from Beijing of “consequences”, at least six countries have turned down an invitation for their ambassadors to attend the December 10 ceremony in honour of […]

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High time Cuba rejoined real world; But is it too late?

High time Cuba rejoined real world; But is it too late?

By Sol W. Sanders   When satellite Communist countries imploded with the Soviet Union collapse, the debris scattered. A united Germany still copes with moral as well as economic degradation left behind by the Soviet Bloc’s star performer, the German Democratic Republic. Unfortunately several misbegotten Communist regimes still hang on, relics of a totally discredited […]