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#509735 - 12/07/15 07:25 AM Elections in Venezuela  
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Diane Campbell Offline
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Yesterday's assembly elections in Venezuela overturned the balance of power ...... Maduro so is still President, but the opposition now controls the Assembly.
It will be interesting to see if/how this may affect the petrocaribe fund ?
Any insights from those of you who know more about this program?

#509736 - 12/07/15 07:54 AM Re: Elections in Venezuela [Re: Diane Campbell]  
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Would imagine if they can, they will shut down the Petrocaribe program. No $ for their own citizens and Chavez started this to become the regional powerhouse, which is now a moot point. Been a mixed blessing for Belize-some of the $ has gone to good use, but think we would be appalled by the dollars spent on ministers whims and comforts, buying elections and maintaining status quo of party favors and favorites. And the fuel is not free; we are supposed for some, which we won't.

Last edited by Katie Valk; 12/07/15 12:10 PM.

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