The constant sale of gold bars is the regime’s attempt to obtain some liquidity but they don’t report that they’re using this money. There were 167 violations of journalistic work in Venezuela in 2020, affecting at least 208 press workers.
The Constitutional Court of Cape Verde confirmed the process against Alex Saab is constitutional, meaning it’s legal to extradite him to the U.S. Venezuela received 693,000 doses of the vaccine through COVAX. Journalist and political prisoner Roland Carreño has bilateral pneumonia after he got coronavirus at the PNB cell where he’s been detained.
PSUV’s candidate to the Trujillo governorship Gerardo Márquez spread hate against opposition candidates during a campaign speech. Economist José Guerra warned that we’ll need 15,000 million dollars to reactivate the economy in 2022. Flor Pujol, IVIC researcher, explained that the mu variant has spread all over Venezuela.
In July and August the number of people with one dose increased, from 16.8% to 22.45% and the population with two doses went from 7% to 11.76%. Several infrastructure disasters had to happen in order for Maduro to express his version of what has happened with the rains that have affected 10 states. t of the Mexico negotiations. They invited their regional allies to support this process. The second phase of the dialogue will begin on September, 3rd and it will end on Monday, September 6th.
Opposition parties announced that they’ll be participating in the November election, which would be their first participation since 2017. In his first public statement after his arbitrary detention, Freddy Guevara explained that it’s necessary to reach a negotiated solution. CEPAL reported that Venezuela will have negative growth (-4%) in 2021.
Vargas, Trujillo and Mérida have been the states most affected by the floods. Producers from the Andes denounced that their problems with the transportation of crops are caused by the lack of fuel and are worsened by the rains.
Juan Guaidó challenged Maduro to a presidential election. During the first six months of the year, there were 125 femicides in Venezuela. Erika Farías resigned to the Caracas mayorship.
In Merida, 18 people have died, six people are missing and over 400 families have lost everything due to the floods. There have been 671 protests in 2021.
Heavy rains on Monday and Tuesday affected at least ten states. Control Ciudadano warned that military participation increased in Maduro’s cabinet again. There were 140 attacks and security incidents against NGOs and human rights activists in July
Dr. Marino González said that having 70% of the population being vaccinated by November isn’t feasible without a solid vaccination plan. Farmers use their crops as payment methods because of hyperinflation, cash shortages and lack of trust in the bolivar.
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