Vice-president for Economy and Minister of People’s Power for Oil, Tareck El Aissami, participated in the 23rd Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee of OPEC+, held in Vienna on Monday via video conference.
The Board of Directors of the National Electoral Council (CNE) assessed the norms regulating the development of the electoral campaign, to start on November 19 according to the electoral schedule, by taking into account COVID-19 control protocols, the Biosecurity Strategic Plan for the December 6 election, as well as the use of traditional media, social media and other technological tools.
On Monday, Venezuelan’s Attorney General, Tareck William Saab, Ombudsman, Alfredo Ruiz, and Minister of People’s Power for Foreign Affairs, Jorge Arreaza, presented to the apostolic nuncio Aldo Giordano in his capacity as dean of the diplomatic corps] the report “The Truth of Venezuela against Infamy. Report and Testimonies of a Country under Siege,” which systematizes the real situation of human rights in the country amid the multifaceted aggression faced by Venezuela.
“Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, the collapse of the international geopolitical and geoeconomic order was already occurring. However, this emergency has made us gain awareness and critical thinking about the contradictions of capitalism and its logical and operational inability to face these crises”, reflected the President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, during his telematic speech to the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN).
Historic day: Venezuela becomes the first country in Latin America to receive the Russian Sputnik-V vaccine
This Friday, October 2, a historic event occurred after the arrival to the homeland of the first batch of the Russian vaccine “Sputnik -V”, for phase 3 of the clinical trial against COVID-19, as part of the agreement between the People’s Power Ministry for Health (MPPSS) and the Gamaleya Moscow Epidemiology and Microbiology Research Center, thus making Venezuela the first country in Latin America to receive this vaccine.
To commemorate the 71th Anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, a wreath was laid to the equestrian statute of The Liberator at the Bolívar Square in Caracas.
In his address to the 75th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Pope Francis reiterated the important of relaxing international sanctions as they make it difficult for States to provide adequate support for their citizens.
This Saturday, the People’s Power Minister for Foreign Relations, Jorge Arreaza, together with the Attorney General of the Republic, Tarek William Saab, spoke out in rejection of the report issued on September 16 by the UN Independent International Mission.
The National Electoral Council (CNE) will present the voting machines that will be used in the December 6 parliamentary elections to political organizations and the media on October 9.
President Nicolás Maduro reaffirms commitment to the 2030 Agenda in the Financing for Development Debate
The implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the era of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as cooperation based on solidarity, were some of the topics to be discussed this Tuesday at the telematic meeting of Heads of States and Government Financing for Development in the era of COVID-19 and beyond.
The Attorney General of the Republic, Tarek William Saab; the Ombudsman, Alfredo Ruiz; the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jorge Arreaza; and the Executive Secretary of the National Council of Human Rights, Larry Devoe, presented the report: “Venezuela’s truth against infamy. Data and testimonies from a country under siege”.
The document systematizes the human rights violations committed by those who promote violence against the nation.
On Monday, the commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) started with a video conference at the headquarters of PDVSA La Estancia, in Caracas.