US Senate panel passes bill to deal with Venezuelan crisis

Politics 05/22/19, 19:39

A U.S. Senate committee approved a bipartisan bill Wednesday that seeks to accelerate planning at international financial institutions for Venezuela's reconstruction. The measure adopt also would authorize $400 million in new humanitarian assistance and formally recognize and support efforts by Venezuelan ...

US senator: Cyprus can build stronger relationship with US

Europe 04/16/19, 05:59

A U.S. senator says the time is right for Cyprus to strengthen its bonds with Washington in light of new natural gas discoveries in waters off the east Mediterranean island nation and its partnerships with neighboring countries to bolster regional ...

24 senators ask Trump to protect Venezuelans in US

Politics 03/07/19, 16:29

A group of 23 Democratic and one Republican senators asked President Donald Trump on March 7, to protect Venezuelan citizens currently in the United States from deportation, given the crisis rocking the South American country. The 24 senators, including  Senate Minority ...

Rubio warns Venezuela regime in jab at critics over tweets

U.S. 02/26/19, 22:14

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, a fierce critic of Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro, warned Tuesday that tyrants often believe they're invulnerable — his first, indirect reference to his own cryptic tweeted images over the weekend showing dictators during their brutal downfalls. Venezuela ...

Marco Rubio warns Venezuelan soldiers to let aid enter

America 02/17/19, 15:14

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio on Sunday visited a border staging point for U.S. aid to Venezuela and warned soldiers loyal to socialist President Nicolas Maduro that would commit a "crime against humanity" if they block entry of the packages that ...

Venezuela crisis resonates loudly in battleground Florida

America 02/03/19, 09:46

As Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro clings to power, many of the loudest American voices urging on the Trump administration in its campaign to push Maduro out are concentrated in Florida. Florida has a large number of anti-Maduro Venezuelans and Cubans and ...

Update: Rubio says US to sanction Venezuela’s oil co

America 01/28/19, 15:36

The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Sen. Marco Rubio says the U.S. will hit Venezuela's state-owned oil company with sanctions aimed at increasing pressure on President Nicolas Maduro to step down from office. The Florida Republican ...

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