Venezuela - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do not travel to Venezuela due to arrest and detention of U.S. citizens without due process or fair trial guarantees, or as a pretext for an illegitimate purpose; crime; civil unrest; poor health infrastructure; kidnapping; and COVID-19.
Venezuela, known since 1999 as the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, is a country on the northern coast of South America. The country comprises a continental mainland and numerous islands in the Caribbean Sea. It borders Guyana to the east, Brazil to the south, and Colombia to the west. Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Curacao, Bonaire, Aruba, and the Leeward Antilles lie just north, off the Venezuelan coast. Falling within the tropics, Venezuela sits close to the Equator in the Northern Hemisphere.
Surfside\'s Gonzalo, Maria Torre \'started from nothing,\' made a life for selves, family
They spent spare time raising their family ? now up to three with the arrival of Marixa ? and learning English. In about 1974, Gonzalo and Maria moved their clan to Venezuela, where he worked as an ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 16 Jul 2021 08:07:00 GMT
?Latinos are having their own dreams? as opportunities grow
The greater Latino community is growing, evolving and poised to be a key population sector in Henderson County?s future. Guest Editor Matt Matteson ? better known to Lightning readers as Ask Matt ? ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 23 Jul 2021 06:06:00 GMT
Uprooted again: Venezuela migrants cross US border in droves
While some are government opponents, the vast majority are escaping long-running economic devastation marked by blackouts and shortages of food and medicine Marianela Rojas huddles in prayer with ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Jun 2021 02:48:00 GMT
INTERVIEW: Why I?m interested in Nigerian literature ? Nohora Fernández, Afro-Colombian Scholar
Nohora Fernández, an Afro-Colombian born in Colombia, speaks on her experience growing up in Colombia, her interest in Nigerian literature and other matters. Excerpts. PT: Where ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 17 Jul 2021 23:55:00 GMT
Is US Concern for Cuba, Latin America Just Spin for Intervention?
Concern for Cuba - Its recent discourse regarding Latin American countries is aimed at dressing itself, the bully, as the savior.
Publ.Date : Sun, 18 Jul 2021 04:00:00 GMT
Baseball?s All-Star Game has a lot to teach American Catholics about Communion and unity
Intense competition can sometimes feel like clan warfare ? and it?s all set aside in this celebration of baseball. The Catholic Church can learn from this game.
Publ.Date : Tue, 13 Jul 2021 13:23:00 GMT
Houston has an ambitious new plan to tackle \'silent crisis\' of low adult literacy
The volunteer English teacher at nonprofit Memorial Assistance ... but the 27-year-old was an engineer in Venezuela before coming to Houston in 2019. Molina works at an Amazon warehouse while ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 07 Jul 2021 11:41:00 GMT
\'The government is losing ground\' residents say as gangs take territory in Venezuela\'s capital
The warning told residents in Venezuela?s capital shooting would ... said Jose Antonio Rengifo, a 34-year-old teacher. In areas overlooked by state institutions, neighbors approach the ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 18 Jul 2021 04:14:00 GMT
Future face of the franchise? Marco Luciano pursues his Giants destiny
Now, as Marco Luciano fielded questions from Giants executives about his practice habits and career goals, he looked his prospective employers in the eyes and addressed them as ?sir.? ?You could tell ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 07 Jul 2021 04:53:03 GMT
Surfside victims include four young South Americans with UF connections, South Florida dreams
Nicole Langesfeld, 26, Luis Sadovnic, 28, Moises Rodan, 28 and Andres Levine, 26, all died in the June 24 collapse of Champlain Towers South.
Publ.Date : Mon, 19 Jul 2021 14:49:46 GMT
Venezuela transit app offers alternative to chaos of Caracas buses
CARACAS (Reuters) - A Venezuelan transportation app is offering residents of the capital city Caracas the opportunity to find safety and tranquility where they least expect to find it: on a bus. The ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 15 Jul 2021 10:29:00 GMT
Journalist shocked by ?unbelievable? Iranian plot to kidnap her from Brooklyn
They also researched routes to travel by sea to Venezuela, an Iranian ally. The 44-year-old journalist left Iran in 2009, studied in Britain and worked for the US government-backed Voice of ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 14 Jul 2021 04:09:00 GMT