Venezuela: Issues in the 111th Congress
DIANE Publishing, 2010 - 41 pages
Contents: (1) Recent Developments; (2) Political Situation: Background: Chávez¿s Rise to Power and Rule from 1998-2008; Political Developments in 2009 and 2010: Feb. 15, 2009, Term Limits Referendum; Repression of the Opposition; Continued Threats to Freedom of Expression; Political Outlook; (3) Econ. Conditions; (4) U.S. Policy: Bilateral Relations during the George W. Bush Admin.; Obama Admin. Policy; U.S. Foreign Aid to Venezuela; Human Rights Concerns; Anti-Semitism; Energy Issues; Counter-narcotics Cooperation; 2009 State Dept. INCSR Report; Military Purchases; Activities in Latin America; Terrorism Issues; Colombian Terrorist Groups; Deepening Relations with Iran; Venezuela¿s Extradition Request for Luis Posada Carriles.
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