Daily Archives: 28/04/2010

A muddied opposition

The political opposition held primaries in 15 electoral circuits on 25 April to choose 22 candidates for the National Assembly elections scheduled to be held on 26 September. The electoral authorities (CNE) supervising the primaries behaved professionally and did not … Continue reading

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Southcom disagrees…again

For the second time since 11 March, General Douglas Fraser, head of the US Southern Command (Southcom) in Miami, has differed publicly with US intelligence assessments about Venezuela made by analysts who do not work at Southcom. General Fraser said … Continue reading

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We’re back

Caracas Gringo has been on a lengthy hiatus from blogging that lasted longer than expected due to an unfortunate encounter with a speeding pickup truck. The pickup was the victor in that encounter. But since yerba mala nunca muere, we expect … Continue reading

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