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Posts Tagged ‘The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC)’

China’s push into ‘America’s backyard’

Posted by seumasach on February 17, 2014

The Diplomat

8th February, 2014

The United States has been quite vocal about its “pivot to Asia,” but as Washington seeks to further its influence in the Asia-Pacific, China has been quietly upping its own importance to Central and Latin America. Now China is making a push to further its engagement with countries in the Western Hemisphere, as evidenced by the announcement of a new dialogue mechanism. The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), which met in Cuba from January 28 to 29, adopted a statement announcing the establishment of a China-CELAC Forum.

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Funeral of Hugo Chavez attended by dozens of foreign heads of state and dignitaries

Posted by seumasach on March 8, 2013

Christof Lehmann

NSNBC

8th March, 2013

Foreign dignitaries have arrived in Caracas to honor the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and his work at his funeral during the morning hours in Caracas today, and to express their condolences to the people of Venezuela.

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Is the European project really the negation of sovereignty?

Posted by seumasach on December 23, 2011

Cailean Bochanan

23rd December, 2011

Here is another stick with which to beat Europe: the European project is a denial of sovereignty. Is it true?

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CELC- historic birth in Caracas

Posted by seumasach on December 6, 2011

Voltairenet

4th December, 2011

Thirty-three Latin American leaders have come together and formed a new regional bloc, pledging closer economic and political ties. The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) pointedly excludes the US and Canada.

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