Rubio (Venezuela)

Type: City
Name: Rubio (Venezuela)
Country: Venezuela
Latitude: 7.71
Longitude: -72.360001
population: 51,577
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Rubio, Colleagues Urge Administration To Impose Targeted Sanctions Against Human Rights Violators In Venezuela

Senators: "We urge you to use the existing authorities that the Administration has to levy targeted sanctions against individuals that have been complicit in human rights violations in Venezuela."Washington, D.C.- U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) joined ... [Published Noodls - 10 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

US punishes Venezuela over brutal crackdown in spring. Why now?

Pressure from Congress to impose sanctions over the repression, in which 40 protesters were killed and scores jailed, spiked after the failed extradition this week of a Venezuelan general, an alleged cocaine trafficker. Surrounded by mask-wearing supporters ... [Published Christian Science Monitor - 6 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Florida Sen. Rubio cites case of jailed opposition leader in latest push for sanctions on Venezuelan leaders

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, a Florida Republican who has been pushing the Obama administration to impose targeted sanctions on individuals committing human rights violations in Venezuela, flagged the recent case of jailed opposition leader Leopoldo ... [Published Macon Telegraph - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

DeLAY: Obama’s misguided message on immigration

ANALYSIS/OPINION:My experience with the immigration issue and the problems posed along the border go a lot farther back than my first political campaign.SEE ALSO: Rubio: Senate immigration bill won’t stop border surgeI was born right on the Mexican border ... [Published Washington Times - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Sanctions for Venezuela

Venezuelans just commemorated their country’s independence from Spanish rule. But for those in exile in South Florida who say their country is again under oppressive rule — this time by President Nicolas Maduro, July 5 was a bittersweet anniversary.Up ... [Published Miami Herald - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 3 reports

Latin American Herald Tribune - US Senator Rubio Calls on Obama to Sanction Venezuela

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Senator Marco Rubio today called on President Obama to take immediate action to impose visa bans and asset freezes on Venezuelan officials and their families involved in the brutal crackdown of peaceful protestors by the Maduro ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

US Senator Rubio On Venezuela Sanctions: "Let’s Get This Done!" (VIDEO)

[embedded content]By U.S. Senator Marco RubioWASHINGTON, D.C. -- “This is an issue that virtually every member of the Senate – but for one or two, at this point appears one – is supportive of. And I hope we can pass it because it is important. It will ... [Published Latin American Herald Tribune - Jun 26 2014]
First reported May 15 2014 - Updated May 15 2014 - 1 reports

Chavistas Defy Rubio's Call for Sanctions on Venezuela: 'It Would Be an Honor'

Socialist elites in Venezuela have expressed little concern about United States sanctions that may fall upon them. While Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and others strive to engage Congress in passing targeted sanctions against human rights abusers in the ... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 15 2014]
First reported May 14 2014 - Updated May 15 2014 - 1 reports

Venezuelan Opposition Leaders Suspend Talks with Nicolas Maduro

Venezuelan opposition leaders have decided to suspend talks with President Nicolas Maduro aimed at ending the ongoing unrest in the country, prompting some U.S. lawmakers to renew their calls for sanctions against the government. Ramon Guillermo Aveledo, ... [Published Washington Free Beacon - May 14 2014]
First reported May 08 2014 - Updated May 09 2014 - 3 reports

Venezuelan Officials Break Up Protesters’ Camps

(CARACAS, Venezuela) — Hundreds of National Guard members and police broke up four camps maintained by student protesters and arrested 243 people in an early morning raid, Venezuelan officials said Thursday. More Michael Jordan Admits Racism: 'I Was ... [Published TIME.com - May 08 2014]
First reported May 08 2014 - Updated May 09 2014 - 1 reports

Venezuela moves on to water and electricity rationing as Rubio pushes economic sanctions

The next plank. The widespread protests that broke out in Venezuela in February have been slowly tapering off — not because the runaway inflation rate, crime rate, and basic goods shortages that sparked the unrest have at all improved, but because ... [Published Hot Air » Top Picks - May 08 2014]
First reported Feb 25 2014 - Updated Feb 26 2014 - 3 reports

VIDEO: Rubio rips Cuba, Venezuela … and Tom Harkin. “This is Genesis Carmona. She’s a beauty q…

VIDEO: Rubio rips Cuba, Venezuela … and Tom Harkin. “This is Genesis Carmona. She’s a beauty queen and a student in a city called Valencia. She’s on that motorcycle because the government in Venezuela and the thug, these so-called civilian groups ... [Published Instapundit - Feb 26 2014]

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...Such subversion of justice is hardly surprising, for as Mr. Lopez's wife, Lilian Tintori, recently wrote in the Washington Post, "there is no presumption of innocence or due process of law for a politicalpolitical prisoner in Venezuela."
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...critical US Senators of the government of Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro, emphasized the need for the US government to take action and stop "brutal repression of peaceful protests led by students since February" Efe cited
...Of this latest effort, Sen. Rubio noted to the Wall Street Journal that  "the U S should always be onon the side of human rights around the world" and that he had prepared a list of more than twenty officials in the Venezuelan government to be sanctioned...

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US punishes Venezuela over brutal crackdown in ... [Published Christian Science Monitor - 6 hours ago]
Rubio, Colleagues Urge Administration To Impose... [Published Noodls - 10 hours ago]
Reaction Split Down Party Lines To Venezuelan T... [Published CBS Miami - 12 hours ago]
U.S. announces sanctions on Venezuela officials [Published U.S. Senator Bill Nelson - 12 hours ago]
Florida Sen. Rubio cites case of jailed opposit... [Published Macon Telegraph - Jul 24 2014]
DeLAY: Obama’s misguided message on immigration [Published Washington Times - Jul 18 2014]
Sanctions for Venezuela [Published Miami Herald - Jul 13 2014]
Latin American Herald Tribune - US Senator Rubi... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 10 2014]
US Senator Rubio requests sanctions on Venezuela [Published El Universal Venezuela - Jul 09 2014]
Rubio Calls on the President to Embrace Sanctio... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Jul 09 2014]
US Senator Rubio On Venezuela Sanctions: "Let’s... [Published Latin American Herald Tribune - Jun 26 2014]
South America Rejects US Attempt to Sanction Ve... [Published Impunity Watch - May 24 2014]
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Passes Bill ... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 21 2014]
Chavistas Defy Rubio's Call for Sanctions on Ve... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 15 2014]
Venezuelan Opposition Leaders Suspend Talks wit... [Published Washington Free Beacon - May 14 2014]
Venezuela moves on to water and electricity rat... [Published Hot Air » Top Picks - May 08 2014]
Venezuelan Officials Break Up Protesters’ Camps [Published TIME.com - May 08 2014]
Venezuelan Officials Break Up Protesters’ Camps [Published The China Blog - May 08 2014]
Venezuelan Officials Break Up Protesters’ Camps [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - May 08 2014]
New Report of Venezuelan Human Rights Abuses Co... [Published Washington Free Beacon - May 06 2014]
Senate Foreign Relations Committee to Hold Hear... [Published Washington Free Beacon - May 02 2014]
Venezuelan Oligarchs Live Large in Miami While ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 29 2014]
Protesters Burn Effigies of Venezuela President... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Apr 21 2014]
Venezuelan Asylum Requests to US Skyrocket unde... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 21 2014]
Top Democrat Senator Makes Excuses For Obama's ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 18 2014]
Bob Corker Blocking Venezuela Sanctions Bill [Published Washington Free Beacon - Apr 05 2014]
Venezuela Ousts Leader of Opposition Protest Mo... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Apr 02 2014]
Ellison Barber Discuss the Impact That Possible... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Apr 01 2014]
Rubio Continues Push For Venezuelan Sanctions [Published Washington Free Beacon - Mar 27 2014]
Rubio asks treasury secretary to meet Venezuelans [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Mar 16 2014]
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Rubio Calls on the President to Embrace Sanctio... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Jul 09 2014]
Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) called on President Obama to support immediate sanctions and visa bans on top Venezuelan officials in a letter sent Wednesday. “Three months ago, the Senate unanimously passed a resolution urging you to impose targeted sanctions, ...
South America Rejects US Attempt to Sanction Ve... [Published Impunity Watch - May 24 2014]
by Delisa Morris  Impunity Watch Reporter, South America CARACAS, Venezuela — US lawmakers have made an effort to apply sanctions on Venezuela over human rights concerns.  However, South American governments have said no. In a statement on ...
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Passes Bill ... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 21 2014]
With months of civil unrest, 42 dead, and a consistent effort by Senator Marco Rubio for the United States to stand up for human rights, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee has passed a bill urging the United States to sanction high-level officials ...
Chavistas Defy Rubio's Call for Sanctions on Ve... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 15 2014]
Socialist elites in Venezuela have expressed little concern about United States sanctions that may fall upon them. While Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and others strive to engage Congress in passing targeted sanctions against human rights abusers in the ...
Venezuelan Opposition Leaders Suspend Talks wit... [Published Washington Free Beacon - May 14 2014]
Venezuelan opposition leaders have decided to suspend talks with President Nicolas Maduro aimed at ending the ongoing unrest in the country, prompting some U.S. lawmakers to renew their calls for sanctions against the government. Ramon Guillermo Aveledo, ...
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