EU readies sanctions on Venezuelan security officials

Reuters | Jul 16, 2019 at 1:32 PM

The European Union is readying new sanctions against Venezuelan security forces involved in human rights violations, the bloc’s foreign policy chief said on Tuesday, following the death in custody of a navy captain amid allegations of torture.

Venezuela signs agreement with large Russian company

TASS Russian News Agency | Jul 13, 2019 at 2:42 AM

The Venezuelan authorities have signed an agreement with one of the largest Russian industrial enterprises, Minister of Industries and National Production Tarek El Aissami said on Friday.