‘Coup-Plotters for Hire’: Unearthed USAID Nicaragua Regime Change Doc Puts 2018 Protests in Context

An uncovered US Agency for International Development (USAID) document lays out a blueprint for regime change in Nicaragua. An expert told Sputnik the playbook shines a new light on the 2018 protests in Nicaragua as well as similar operations in other countries targeted by the US, such as Venezuela. … Read More >‘Coup-Plotters for Hire’: Unearthed USAID Nicaragua Regime Change Doc Puts 2018 Protests in Context

Guaido-supporting opposition block to snub Venezuela’s parliamentary election, allege they skewed in Maduro’s favor

A coalition of over two dozen parties, all backing opposition figurehead Juan Guaido, have announced they would not take part in the upcoming parliamentary vote in December, claiming any outcome is an “electoral fraud” by default. … Read More >Guaido-supporting opposition block to snub Venezuela’s parliamentary election, allege they skewed in Maduro’s favor

US Expands Sanctions Against Iran to Target Nuclear, Military, Ballistic Missile Programs – Pompeo

United States sanctions against Tehran were reimposed after President Donald Trump in 2018 announced a unilateral withdrawal from the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, also known as the Iran nuclear deal. … Read More >US Expands Sanctions Against Iran to Target Nuclear, Military, Ballistic Missile Programs – Pompeo

US Sanctions Former Officials of Venezuelan Ministry of Electric Power

Earlier this month, the United States, which backs Venezuela’s self-proclaimed interim president, Juan Guaido, imposed sanctions on two Venezuelans for providing financial support to the legitimately elected president, Nicolas Maduro, and the Venezuelan government. … Read More >US Sanctions Former Officials of Venezuelan Ministry of Electric Power

Brazilian Government Forced To Take Down ‘Sexist And Racist’ Material From Website After Uproar

Jair Bolsonaro, a former army officer, was elected President of Brazil in 2018. He has praised the military junta which ruled the country between 1964 and 1985 and has criticised abortion, gay rights and other liberal issues. … Read More >Brazilian Government Forced To Take Down ‘Sexist And Racist’ Material From Website After Uproar

Brazilian President’s 3rd Coronavirus Test Comes Back Positive

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has again, for the third time already, tested positive for COVID-19 while remaining quarantined in his official residence under medical surveillance, media in Brazil reported on Wednesday, citing a statement by the presidential administration. … Read More >Brazilian President’s 3rd Coronavirus Test Comes Back Positive