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Russia, Latin America: Promising Prospects for Military Cooperation
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Russia, Latin America: Promising Prospects for Military Cooperation
December 8, 2017

Latin America accounted for only 4.6 percent of Russian arms sales to other countries in the period of 2000-2016, with Venezuela and Nicaragua being the biggest buyers. Russia is making strides to expand its share of arms sales in Latin American arms market.

The US Is Preparing to Oust President Evo Morales
June 9, 2016

US intelligence agencies have ramped up their operations intended to remove Bolivian President Evo Morales from office

The US Is Preparing to Oust President Evo Morales
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The US Media War against the Leaders of Latin America (II)
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The US Media War against the Leaders of Latin America (II)
April 5, 2016

The defeat of the Kirchnerists in the recent presidential elections in Argentina was largely due to the publicity and propaganda advantages held by Mauricio Macri, the leader of the Republican Proposal party. Those advantages were provided by the Clarín media group that dominates public communications in Argentina. Macri was called the «US candidate», and this has proven true since he took office. Barack Obama came to Buenos Aires on an official visit and was full of optimism when he spoke of the upcoming golden era in the US-Argentine relations…

Evo Morales: Leader of Opposition to Neoliberalism in Latin America
January 29, 2016

In January, Evo Morales, Bolivia’s first indigenous president, marked ten years in office with a traditional ceremony at the historical site of Tiawanaku. The ceremony began at sunrise in the presence of hundreds of guests, including members of government and representatives from indigenous groups, public organisations, embassies and foreign delegations. Dressed in the robes of an Indian chief, Morales offered sacrificial gifts to Mother Earth (Pachamama) and asked for support in his arduous struggle for a better future for the country and the Great Motherland as a whole – Latin America…

Evo Morales: Leader of Opposition to Neoliberalism in Latin America
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Bolivia: DEA’s Operation Naked King
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Bolivia: DEA’s Operation Naked King
September 28, 2015

The United States has not had an ambassador in Bolivia since 2008, when Philip Goldberg was declared persona non grata for subversive activities intended to overthrow the government of Evo Morales. Morales still indignantly recalls how after presenting his credentials, Goldberg peremptorily informed him that Bolivia should cut off all ties with Cuba and Iran if she wanted to improve relations with Washington…

US Behind Scenarios to Destroy Venezuela
June 11, 2015

The precise date for election in Venezuela is not defined as yet. Probably Venezuelans will go to vote in October – November. President Nicolas Maduro said he wanted an election as soon as possible. The pre-race campaign hits the radar. It could be said without exaggeration that the fate of Venezuelan – style socialism, the goal of Bolivarian movement, is at stake…

US Behind Scenarios to Destroy Venezuela
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US Southern Command on the Way to Revive Cold War
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US Southern Command on the Way to Revive Cold War
April 13, 2015

The United States Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM)… has a wide range of measures at its disposal to be used as leverage over the countries of the region, including blackmail, discrediting evidence accumulated by US special services, usual corrupt practice, like, for instance, offering bribes to top political and military leaders… The Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA) is considered as a geopolitical threat by the United States. Some members of the alliance, such as Venezuela, Cuba, Ecuador, Nicaragua and Bolivia, are not controlled by Washington. They implement independent policies and are looked upon as enemies by the United States…

Latin America Chooses Russia-Made Weapons
April 3, 2014

Latin American experts know it well – Russia-made weapons are known for quality. Rosoboronexport (the state intermediary agency for Russia’s exports/imports of defense-related products, technologies and services) has rich experience of doing deals in the Western Hemisphere – from Mexico to Chile… FIDAE-2014, the International Air and Space Fair, took place on March 25 – 28, 2014, in Santiago de Chile. It became another step on the way of expanding Russia’s presence on Latin American arms market…

Latin America Chooses Russia-Made Weapons
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