Feb 03 2019
A general from the Venezuelan air force has announced he no longer recognises Nicolas Maduro as the country's president, in what appears to be the highest ranking military defection to hit the regime.
He told officials: "Do not cross the red line".
"We've been imposing economic sanctions, increasing political pressure from around the world", he said.
The United States, which immediately recognized Guaido's self-proclamation, along with a dozen Latin American countries, Canada and Australia, has warned Maduro of "serious consequences" if he targets opponents.
Vice President Mike Pence speaks at event in support of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido at Iglesia Doral Jesus Worship Center in Doral, Fla., Feb. 1, 2019.
In a possible sign of Maduro's weakening support, riot police who had planned on blocking demonstrators from reaching the rallies chose to let them pass in at least three cities, according to Guaido and Reuters witnesses.
Turkey's president, Tayyip Erdogan, has stood by Maduro, calling him last week to express support. They had, though, been weighed and separated for shipment, the person said.
Maduro, Chavez's handpicked successor, is facing the most serious challenge to his legitimacy yet, with the United States, Canada and almost a dozen Latin American countries piling on pressure for his removal from office.
Republican U.S. Senator Marco Rubio sent a tweet to the United Arab Emirates embassy in Washington on Thursday warning that anybody transporting Venezuelan gold would be subject to U.S. sanctions.
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It was evident as the Rams stumbled through the first quarter and the Saints scored 13-unanswered points. Instead of first down on the LA nine-yard line, New Orleans was forced to kick a 31-yard field goal.
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According to Syrian opposition media, approximately 10 missiles were fired at targets near the airport and in al-Kiswah. The military added that there was no damage done to the airport and no casualties on the ground.
On Saturday, Maduro said he was willing to sit down for talks with the opposition in an effort to promote national "harmony".
It also voted to condemn the continued violence and the detention of journalists in the South American country.
Still, Maduro is clinging to power, and intimidating the opposition while he's at it. Sen.
Spain's National Institute of Statistics says the number of people born in Venezuela who live in Spain jumped from 165,000 in 2015 to 255,000 previous year.
On Thursday workers from Venezuela's state oil company PDVSA - hit by new USA sanctions this week - held an "anti-imperialist" march in support of Maduro.
US National Security Advisor John Bolton on Thursday said Maduro should accept Guaido's amnesty officer.
Associated Press writers Scott Smith, Joshua Goodman and Jorge Rueda contributed reporting from Caracas, Venezuela. They form an important voting constituency in a swing state often critical to the outcome of USA national elections.
Pursuant to the request of Interim President Juan Guaido, and in consultation with his officials the U.S. will mobilize and transport humanitarian aid_medicine, surgical supplies, and nutritional supplements for the people of Venezuela.
Although Arellano, along and his wife Mayra Lopez, left a year ago, they say the problems back home have only gotten worse.
"The use of sanctions by outside powers to overthrow an elected government is in violation of all norms of worldwide law", he said in a statement in Geneva.
Feb 02 2019
Nintendo's quarterly profit rises on hit Switch games
Nintendo has announced a new partnership with LINE to produce new mobile games, and the first of these will be Dr. The last piece of information that came out of this report was the delay of mobile game Mario Kart Tour .
Feb 01 2019
Huawei exec's extradition hearing pushed to March
Huawei's CFO has been held under house arrest in Vancouver, Canada, since early December 2018 at the request of the United States. China has repeatedly slammed the United States and Canadian authorities for the Huawei CFO's " unreasonable " detention.
Feb 01 2019
Trump Says No Final Deal With China Until He Meets President Xi
The moves rattled financial markets and contributed to worries about economic slowdown in both countries, especially in China. The two sides have just over a month to reach an agreement, or risk an escalation in their costly trade battle.
Feb 01 2019
Chicago police to release images after attack on ‘Empire’ actor
According to TMZ , the actor was beat up by two men around 2 a.m. on Tuesday morning, after he went to get some food at Subway. Howard, referring to role Smollett plays on the hit TV show, said that "for 17 hours a day, Jussie Smollett is my son".
Jan 31 2019
Transfer: Ozil turns down move to PSG
It is not only the goals they are shipping, but the injuries have taken a toil for Unai Emery's men who have the third worst defensive record in the top ten.
Jan 31 2019
Venezuela's self-proclaimed president Guiado speaks with Trump
There are widespread medical shortages and food shortages in Venezuela and millions of people are dying or fleeing the country. In addition, he counts on the support of the military. "I think we're trying to get to the same end result here".
Jan 28 2019
Ex-Trump advisor accuses Russian Federation probe of 'Gestapo tactics'
He faces one count of obstruction of proceedings, one count of witness tampering, and five counts of false statements. For decades, Stone kept turning up in the centre of political controversies.
Jan 28 2019
Light snow showers possible this weekend — FORECAST
High temperatures will be in the low teens, but wind chills will stay below zero throughout the majority of the day. Overnight, a Wind Chill Advisory was issued from 6 pm Thursday until noon on Friday .
Jan 26 2019
Family removed from plane after fellow passengers allegedly complained about body odor
The airline's decision prompted an argument between the family and ground crew staff that was captured by Adler on video. An American Airlines jet taxis on the runway at Washington National Airport in Washington, U.S., August 9, 2017.
Jan 22 2019
Trump made an offer---it's time for Democrats to start negotiating
Pelosi and other Democrats call for Trump to delay his scheduled State of the Union address until after the government shutdown. The Senior Republican said that if Trump didn't get his wall funding after three weeks, he could declare a national emergency.
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