All Posts Tagged With: "Hugo Chavez"

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Venezuelan Parallels

Russian journalist Vladimir Kara-Murza comments on the recent, marked similarities between Russia and Venezuela – and what last week’s opposition victories in Venezuela might mean for their Russian counterparts.

Oct 6, 2010 | Continued
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Russia and Venezuela Discuss Nuclear Cooperation

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin met with Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez Thursday, announcing that their respective countries were prepared to cooperate on nuclear energy.

Sep 26, 2008 | Continued
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Birds of a Feather Dept.

What do Hugo Chavez, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, and Vladimir Putin have in common? Many things, in fact. All three lead increasingly repressive petro-states whose regimes are kept in power by the high price of oil and the power it purchases. All are dealing heavily in the world of armaments, with Russia selling weaponry and technology to […]

Jun 29, 2007 | Continued