2021-09-14: News Headlines

Staff (2021-09-14). Bachelet Calls for Lifting of 'Sectoral Sanctions' Against Venezuela — Venezuela Questions her Complaints (Communiqué). orinocotribune.com During the opening of the 48th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council This Monday, September 13, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, presented a summary of the latest report on Venezuela. In her presentation, she asked all countries that have imposed "sectoral sanctions" against Venezuela to lift them, arguing that these measures have aggravated the humanitarian and economic situation of the population. | "The pre-existing humanitarian and economic situation was aggravated both by the COVID-19 pandemic and by sectoral sanctions, further limiting access to basic services," read Ba…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-14). Science Saturday: Uterine microbe found to have disease-causing behavior in endometrial cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org A tiny microbe thriving in the uterine microbiome — a population of bacteria, viruses, yeasts/fungi in and around the uterus— could be a contributing driver of endometrial cancer, according to a new Mayo Clinic study. "We have found that a microbe that is particularly associated with endometrial cancer is capable of pathogenic behavior, and is stimulated by one of the main risk factors for the disease — estrogen exposure," explains Marina Walther-Antonio, Ph.D., a researcher within the Mayo…

Hedelberto López Blanch (2021-09-14). Acción colonial contra el oro venezolano. globalizacion.ca A lo largo de 20 años Venezuela ha sufrido constantes acciones de desestabilización, agresiones armadas, intentos de magnicidios y fuertes bloqueos económicos, financieros y comerciales lanzados por diferentes administraciones estadounidenses con el fin de destruir a la Revolución Bolivariana. | Como…

Editor (2021-09-13). How the U.S. came to dominate Haiti: seizing the gold. mronline.org The Banque Nationale d'Haiti (BNH) was housed in a whitewashed, two-story colonial building at the corner of rues Ferou and Américaine in the downtown business district of Port-au-Prince.v…

Peoples Dispatch (2021-09-13). Haitiian political forces reach agreement on transitional government. peoplesdispatch.org Ariel Henry, who became the interim president of Haiti after the assassination of de-facto president Jovenel MoàØse, signed an agreement with 20 main political parties, platforms and organizations for "peaceful governance" until the elections next year…

Ian Ellis-Jones (2021-09-13). US blockade separates and punishes Cuban families. greenleft.org.au The United States ban on remittances to Cuba has had a detrimental impact on the standard of living of Cuban families, compounding the impact of the decades-long economic blockade.

TASS (2021-09-13). Afghanistan may face famine because of anti-Taliban sanctions — expert. tass.com According to the expert, statistics from recent years show that annual assistance to Afghanistan amounts to about five billion US dollars, but this sum is not enough to satisfy the needs of the country's population…

Staff (2021-09-13). US Chamber of Commerce Asks Biden to Modify Illegal Sanctions Policy Towards Venezuela. orinocotribune.com On Thursday, September 9, the US Chamber of Commerce released a statement asking the US government to modify the illegal sanctions policy against Venezuela. The statement called the implementation of coercive measures a "failure" that has deeply affected Venezuela's energy sector. | However, the statement still relies on the same anti-Chavista US narrative that led to the application of these measures in the first place. "While well-intentioned in their aim to rid the longsuffering Venezuelan people of Maduro, the ultimate failure of sweeping cross-sectoral sanctions to spur quick democratic transition unleashed…

José Manuel Blanco Diaz (2021-09-13). Colombia's Iván Duque Launches Another False Flag Operation Against Venezuela. orinocotribune.com Venezuelan Minister for Defense, Vladimir Padrino López, issued a forceful response to new accusations from the President of Colombia, Iván Duque, who recently launched a new false positive against the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. | Calling out Duque's manipulation and conspiratorial plans, Padrino López denounced the Colombian president's pronouncement as a "tormented attempt" to torpedo the Venezuelan government-opposition dialogue that is being held in the Mexico. | In recent days, violent attacks against military and police authorities have plagued Colombia. Without providing any evidence, Colombian auth…

César Torres (2021-09-13). UN High Commissioner for Human Rights reiterates call for lifting of sanctions against Venezuela. mppre.gob.ve The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, reiterated her call for sectorial sanctions imposed on Venezuela to be lifted during the oral update of her report on the human rights situation in the South American country at the 48th session of the Human Rights Council, based in Geneva, Switzerland. Bachelet explained that […] | La entrada

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2021-09-13: News Headlines

Editor (2021-09-13). How the U.S. came to dominate Haiti: seizing the gold. mronline.org The Banque Nationale d'Haiti (BNH) was housed in a whitewashed, two-story colonial building at the corner of rues Ferou and Américaine in the downtown business district of Port-au-Prince.v…

Ian Ellis-Jones (2021-09-13). US blockade separates and punishes Cuban families. greenleft.org.au The United States ban on remittances to Cuba has had a detrimental impact on the standard of living of Cuban families, compounding the impact of the decades-long economic blockade.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-13). Science Saturday: Uterine microbe found to have disease-causing behavior in endometrial cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org A tiny microbe thriving in the uterine microbiome — a population of bacteria, viruses, yeasts/fungi in and around the uterus— could be a contributing driver of endometrial cancer, according to a new Mayo Clinic study. "We have found that a microbe that is particularly associated with endometrial cancer is capable of pathogenic behavior, and is stimulated by one of the main risk factors for the disease — estrogen exposure," explains Marina Walther-Antonio, Ph.D., a researcher within the Mayo…

José Manuel Blanco Diaz (2021-09-13). Colombia's Iván Duque Launches Another False Flag Operation Against Venezuela. orinocotribune.com Venezuelan Minister for Defense, Vladimir Padrino López, emitted a forceful response to new accusations from the President of Colombia, Iván Duque, who recently launched a new false positive against the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. | Calling out Duque's manipulation and conspiratorial plans, Padrino López denounced the Colombian president's pronouncement as a "tormented attempt" to torpedo the Venezuelan government-opposition dialogue that is being held in the Mexico. | In recent days, violent attacks against military and police authorities have plagued Colombia. Without providing any evidence, Colombian aut…

Prof. Graeme MacQueen (2021-09-12). The "Inside Job" Hypothesis of the 9/11 Attacks: JFK, Fidel Castro and the American Left. globalresearch.ca Incisive and carefully documented analysis by Prof. Graeme MacQueen. | First published by Global Research on March 15, 2017 | . | . | On November 23, 1963, the day after John F. Kennedy's assassination, Fidel Castro gave a talk on Cuban radio …

Tatiana Coll (2021-09-12). El pueblo de Cuba y la OEA. globalizacion.ca Un inmenso mar de personas apretujadas y vitales llenaba toda la plaza, marea que se extendía a perder de vista, a tal grado que Fidel Castro exclamó que no esperaba que acudiera tanta gente, y que ello era la medida…

Natasha Hakimi Zapata (2021-09-12). Sanctions Didn't Help Cubans, Iranians or Venezuelans. They Won't Help Afghans. zcomm.org Economic punishment is taking a brutal toll during the pandemic…

Staff (2021-09-12). Goodbye Organization of American States: CELAC Summit Under Preparation to Replace or Reform OAS. orinocotribune.com On September 18, Mexico will host a summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), the main purpose of which will be to say "goodbye to the Organization of American States (OAS)." This would be to put an end to a hemispheric organization that never ceased attacking Latin American peoples through its interventionist and hegemonic policies. | The plan put forth would focus on replacing the OAS with an organization that acts on behalf of and not against the nations of Latin America and the Caribbean. The proposal and the details regarding a possible new organization will be presented in the…

scorinoco (2021-09-12). Goodbye OAS? CELAC Summit to Decide Fate of OAS. orinocotribune.com The fate of the Organization of American States (OAS) will be discussed at the upcoming summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC). | In a press conference at the embassy of Mexico in Washington DC on Thursday, September 9, Mexican Foreign Affairs Minister Marcelo Ebrard said that the issue of whether to replace or reform what has come to be known as the US "Ministry of Colonies" will be addressed at the VI Summit of CELAC. | "Regarding the [Organization of] American States, there will be a summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States in Mexico City on September 18,"

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