US respected intellectual Noam Chomsky expressed his support for creating a Group of Friends in Defense of the Charter of the United Nations, an initiative promoted by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and other UN member states within the multilateral organization.
Simón Bolívar Institute organizes “A Conversation with Noam Chomsky: Perils and Possibilities of Our Time”
The Simón Bolívar Institute for Peace and Solidarity among the Peoples (ISB) and the Tricontinental Institute for Social Research held on Monday a “Conversation with Noam Chomsky: Perils and Possibilities of Our Time,” a virtual event where the US intellectual discussed multilateralism and the COVID19 pandemic, among other issues of international geopolitics, from the historical perspective of the US imperial domination policy.
Venezuela’s Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza held a telephone conversation with his counterpart from the Syrian Arab Republic Faisal Mekdad to review the cooperation, fraternal relations between their countries.
The Legislative Branch of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela strongly rejects the recent attack in Venezuelan territory by irregular, criminal armed groups from Colombia against the population of La Victoria, Apure state, in violation of the sovereignty of our Republic and the peace of our people.
“We won’t bring any vaccine wreaking havoc in the world,” reaffirmed President Nicolás Maduro as he highlighted that the Venezuelan health authorities authorized the shipment of safe vaccines through Covax.
Venezuela’s Executive Vice-president Delcy Rodríguez accused former deputy Juan Guaidó of leading an extreme right-wing criminal gang since he self-proclaimed “interim president” to try to steal the country’s resources following instructions of the United States.
On March 23, 2021, the Ambassador of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the Republic of Benin and Non-resident Ambassador to Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire and Niger, Belén Orsini, presented her credentials to the President of the Togolese Republic, Faure Gnassingbé, at the Presidential Palace in the Lomé capital city, reaffirming the excellent diplomatic relations these two countries have maintained since 1990.
By a vote of 30 in favor, 15 against and 2 abstentions, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted on Tuesday at its 46th session a resolution on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights, and urged all States to stop adopting, maintaining or implementing unilateral coercive measures not in accordance with international law, international humanitarian law, and the Charter of the United Nations.
On behalf of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, the Minister of People’s Power for Women and Gender Equality, Carolyz Pérez, participated on Tuesday in the 65th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women, where she reaffirmed the South American nation’s commitment to the inclusion and non-discrimination of women, and presented the progress made in this area.
Bicentennial Commission moves forward with preparations to celebrate 200 years of the Battle of Carabobo
The Bicentennial Presidential Commission of the Battle of Carabobo, headed by Vice-president Delcy Rodríguez, held an important video conference on Monday to move forward with the preparations to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Carabobo, to take place this year.
At the UN High-Level Meeting on Water, Minister of People’s Power for Water Management, Evelyn Vásquez, stated Venezuela’s firm, strong position by proposing water-related goals within the framework of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in times of the COVID-19 pandemic.
On March 22, 1971, Venezuela and Algeria formally established bilateral ties through the exchange of notes between their representatives to the United Nations in New York.