Venezuela

Rouhani: Iran to retaliate if US interferes with Venezuela-bound tankers

"If our tankers in the Caribbean or anywhere in the world face trouble caused by the Americans, they (the US) will also be in trouble."

By REUTERS
23/05/2020
Damage is seen on Iranian-owned Sabiti oil tanker sailing in the Red Sea, Oct. 2019
Iran summons amb. over possible US measures against Venezuela shipment

A senior official in the Trump administration told Reuters on Thursday the United States was considering measures it could take in response to Iran’s shipment of fuel to crisis-stricken Venezuela.

By REUTERS
17/05/2020
A crew member of the Iranian oil tanker Grace 1 is seen on the bow as it sits anchored after it was
Iran's tankers are in the Atlantic, heading for Venezuela

Caracas regime leader Maduro recently surprised a group of mercenaries and Venezuelan dissidents, capturing two Americans in an ill-planned raid that has embarrassed Washington.

A crew member raises the Iranian flag on Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1, previously named Grace 1
US-Iran-Venezuela tanker battle heats up

US officials said over the weekend they have a “high degree of certainty” that Maduro has been paying Iran in gold for the fuel.

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro attends the end of the year ceremony with members of the Boliva
US weighs measures in response to Iran fuel shipment to Venezuela

The United States has a "high degree of certainty" that the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is paying Iran with tons of gold, the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity.

By REUTERS
14/05/2020
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro attends the end of the year ceremony with members of the Boliva
Iran seeks to benefit off Venezuela boat raid fiasco

A bizarre invasion of Venezuela that involved US Green Berets appeared to end in disaster this week.

Venezuela
American detained in Venezuela says he planned to capture president

"Donald Trump is the direct chief of this invasion," Maduro said in televised comments, after the video of Denman was broadcast.

By REUTERS
06/05/2020
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro attends the end of the year ceremony with members of the Boliva
Venezuela makes eight new arrests, alleges US supported incursion

The government of President Nicolas Maduro on Sunday said mercenaries had attempted to enter the country on speed boats from neighboring Colombia.

By REUTERS
05/05/2020
Venezuelan warship shoots, rams into German cruise vessel before sinking

US indicted socialist Venezuelan president for narcotics operation with terrorists

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