Sunday, September 19, 2010

Is Washington asleep?

Dear Journalists,

Some press commentators are questioning if Washington, D.C. officials are asleep while Hugo Chavez seems freaking out insulting, and cursing everyone around him.

Mientras Washington duerme... by Moises Naim

Chavez insists Venezuela won't accept US diplomat by Ian James, Associated Press

Ian James writes Chavez lashed out at the Obama administration, calling it "an irresponsible government, a murderous government, a coup-mongering government." Please remember that Hugo Chavez has been upraising violence, including coup’d’états since at least 1989, and 1992. Those of us who were in Caracas in 1992 may never forget Chavez’s supporters F-16s zooming all over the city, the pilot ejecting from the aircraft in La Carlota, and those killed by the failed coup d’ état. So, Chavez who is irresponsible, and a coup-mongering?

The White House: Venezuela fails to comply with counternarcotics efforts

National Assembly candidate Maria Corina Machado is complaining about Chavez’s breaking campaign rules as reported in the article below. So, are international organizations going to allow open fraud?

Chavez foes face obstacles ahead of crucial vote

Encuestas y pronosticos por Alfredo Michelena (

Ambassador Adolfo Taylhardat amazed by Fidel Castro’s recognition that the Cuban model is wrong and does not work wrote the following article:

Gracias por la ayudita, Fidel

International organizations are called to please monitor the September 26 elections to avoid electronic cheating by Chavez’s own electoral machines. Venezuelans need the aid from the International Court of Justice to resolve abuse of power in Venezuela and restore democracy.


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