Politicians, artists, intellectuals and activists of social movements from the region and the world greeted this Sunday, via videoconference, the installation of the Simón Bolívar International Institute for Peace and Solidarity among Peoples, while sharing their reflections on the moment of systemic crisis of the capitalist model in which the foundation attached to the Venezuelan Foreign Ministry was born.

From France, Mireille Fanon-Mendès, president of the Frantz Fanon Foundation, contextualized about the historical significance that the emancipation of Simón Bolívar has in the world, which went beyond the liberation of the Bolivarian republics, reaching the abolition of slavery.

The humanitarian activist insisted that it is time...

The People’s Power Minister for Foreign Relations, Jorge Arreaza, read this Sunday the first manifesto of the peoples for peace and solidarity with the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, during the closing ceremony of the installation of the Simón Bolívar Institute for Peace and Solidarity among the Peoples.

The document prepared by world leaders states that in Latin America one of the...

On Sunday, September 8, 205 years since the publication of the Jamaica Letter, the Simón Bolívar Institute for Peace and Solidarity among Peoples was inaugurated as a new space for the research, dissemination, debate, solidarity and strengthening of international relations.

The inauguration took place via YouTube on the Institute’s Spanish and English channels.

“Our institute is formally...

200906institutoThis Sunday, starting at 4:00 pm [Venezuelan time], the “Simón Bolívar Institute for Peace and Solidarity among Peoples” will be launched through its official channel, in its Spanish and English versions on the YouTube digital platform.

The institute, in which leaders of the political, intellectual, academic world and social movements of different regions unite, was born with the purpose of...

On Thursday, September 4, Minister of People’s Power for Foreign Affairs Jorge Arreaza and his counterpart from the People’s Republic of China Wang Yi held a virtual meeting to keep up working together to fight COVID-19, strengthen the comprehensive strategic alliance between their countries and reiterate their governments’ confidence in multilateralism.

The Chinese foreign minister...

Minister of People’s Power for Foreign Affairs, Jorge Arreaza, informed on Wednesday he sent a letter to the United Nations (UN) and the European Union (EU) to ratify the broad electoral guarantees in Venezuela for the forthcoming parliamentary elections, scheduled for December 6.

In the letter, addressed to UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, and the EU High Representative for Foreign...

Minister of People’s Power for Foreign Affairs Jorge Arreaza rejected on Tuesday the statements made by his Chilean counterpart Andrés Allamand on the presidential pardon granted to members of the Venezuelan opposition to strengthen national union, and his questioning about the legitimacy of the forthcoming elections.

On his Twitter account @jaarreaza, the Venezuelan diplomat urged the...

President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Nicolás Maduro signed on Monday, August 31, a decree granting a presidential pardon to 110 right-wing politicians, including 23 main and 4 alternate legislators, in the spirit of national reconciliation.

The announcement was made by Vice-president of Communication, Tourism and Culture Jorge Rodriguez in a press conference at the Miraflores...

The rescue of the National Assembly, the comprehensive military defense of the nation and the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic were the three central proposals of the President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, during a videoconference this Saturday with the Bolivarian Congress of the Peoples.

This telematic meeting had the participation of the Sector...

Faced with the false information disclosed by the Government of the Republic of Colombia on the alleged suspension of the entry of Venezuelan citizens to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela through the common border, the People’s Power Minister for Foreign Relations, Jorge Arreaza, accused the New Granada President Iván Duque’s administration of being “a fake news factory”.

The Venezuelan...

The Portuguese Council for Peace and Cooperation (CPPC), following its stands in defence of the sovereignty of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and international law, considers very serious the precedent set by a UK court to recognise Juan Guaidó as interim president of Venezuela, claiming the need to comply with the decision already taken by the British government on this subject.

This...