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Venezuela Is Holding our Son Hostage, and the U.S. Doesn’t Seem to Care

Posted November 3rd, 2016 at 9:48 am (UTC-4)
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Last year, in the aftermath of scathing criticism from the families of American hostages, the U.S. government announced that it was updating its U.S. hostage recovery policies…Yet because a foreign government and not a terrorist group holds our son, he has not received any of the benefits of these reforms.

Venezuela on the Brink — Again

Posted December 4th, 2015 at 12:37 pm (UTC-4)
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In the past, the Pinochet dictatorship in Chile and the Fujimori dictatorship in Peru were ousted by peaceful means by a fed-up electorate. The people of Venezuela are poised to do the same.