Sunday, December 2, 2007 - 00:00
Chavez, who has been mediating with the rebels, said a commander of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) had agreed to release the first group by Christmas
Saturday, December 1, 2007 - 00:00
Colombia will comply with the sale of natural gas to Venezuela in spite of a recent diplomatic clash between the presidents of the two Andean countries
Friday, November 30, 2007 - 00:00
One day after demonstrators thronged the Venezuelan capital's main thoroughfare to express their opposition to Sunday's referendum on changes to the constitution, supporters of President Hugo Chavez plan to hold their own demonstrations
Thursday, November 29, 2007 - 00:00
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said Wednesday he is cutting all ties with Colombia as long as Alvaro Uribe remains its president
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 00:00
Colombian exporters and Venezuelan importers are worried Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez may be about to impose trade restrictions between the two neighbors
Wednesday, September 26, 2007 - 00:00
Relatives of three Americans held hostage by rebels in Colombia met with Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez
Wednesday, September 12, 2007 - 00:00
Banana producer Chiquita will pay a $25 million fine and serve five years' probation for once paying millions of dollars to groups in Colombia considered by the U.S. to be terrorist organizations
Tuesday, September 4, 2007 - 00:00
Tomas Medina Caracas, known popularly as "El Negro Acacio," was a member of the high command of the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia
Saturday, September 1, 2007 - 00:00
"Never before have we gotten a green light to act directly," Chavez said. "I thank the president and FARC, which have said they are disposed to meet in Venezuela with me"
Thursday, August 30, 2007 - 00:00
"What a slap in the face to American workers, opening the highways to dangerous trucks on Labor Day weekend, one of the busiest driving weekends of the year," said Teamsters President Jim Hoffa