This assistance will help provide the people of Venezuela safe drinking water, hygiene supplies, shelter, protection from violence and exploitation, and work and education opportunities, in coordination with other humanitarian organizations and government partners.
Opposition leader David Smolansky says Maduro's government "has become a threat to the region". In Venezuela, President Maduro has been accused of rushing through a slew of contracts with Odebrecht, while in Colombia some lawmakers have been jailed because of an Odebrecht inquiry.
Trump cancelled his trip to the summit on Tuesday, with the White House explaining that he had "to oversee the American response to Syria and to monitor developments around the world".
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Thursday told business leaders meeting in Peru's capital that under the right conditions the U.S. would reconsider joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership, despite Trump's earlier decision to back away from an initial deal. Pence's meeting with Pena Nieto will follow Trump's calls to send National Guard troops to the border.
In a series of meetings with Latin American leaders, Pence plans to promote good governance and democratic institutions and urge allies to maintain pressure on Maduro.
The U.S. vice president says Maduro has turned Venezuela into a dictatorship.
Walmart Teams Up With Postmates for Grocery Delivery
Price T Rowe Associates Incorporated Md reported 0.31% in Walmart Inc . 78,219 are owned by Nomura Asset Management Company. Analysts await Walmart Inc . (NYSE:WMT) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, January 12 by Stifel Nicolaus.
Girls jump from balcony to escape dance studio fire
The building housed a restaurant, dance studio, vehicle wash and auto body shop. "They weren't able to make it", said Twomey. But the flames were already too high and quickly approaching the dance studio where the girls were having class.
Metal object in fatal NY police shooting was a welding torch
The chain of events that ended with Vassell dying at the corner of Utica Avenue and Montgomery Street began around 4:40 p.m. The police shooting of Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man, ignited protests in Sacramento, Calif., that have lasted weeks.
Pence says he will be calling on USA allies to provide additional humanitarian aid during the Summit of the Americas in Lima.
Antonio Ledezma, the former mayor of Caracas, pleaded with Pence through a translator to bolster sanctions against Maduro, asking for "not only humanitarian aid but humanitarian intervention". In addition to Pena Nieto, Pence is also planning to meet in Lima with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
The high-level gathering in Lima on Friday and Saturday is expected to focus in part on the crisis in Venezuela and regional measures to further isolate Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and his administration.
Pence is departing for the Summit of the Americas in Lima on Friday.
He also commented that it is a paradox that the central issue of the Summit is "Democratic governability in face of corruption", because the hosting nation recently lived the resignation of its then President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, due to a scandal of this type.
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes arrives at the committe's secure offices in the basement of the U.S. The dossier has allegations that critics say the Kremlin could use to blackmail the president.
Of course I think and I'm sure that Harry and Christian were agreed to do this, but no-one says to me what was going to happen. Guardiola's men cannot win the title this weekend, but they can move to within one victory if they topple Spurs .
Evidence of the use of chemical weapons in Syria is "clear and explicit", German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday. But in March Germany issued the final permits needed for construction on its territory and in its waters.
Guardiola had to watch from the stands in the second period as he watched his side get knocked out of the Champions League. A sour taste was left in the mouths of those close to the story but we will keep you updated as these events unfold.
The ethics office does not have the authority to take action against Pruitt, or demand that Pruitt respond to the letter . And other Williams & Jensen employees have disclosed lobbying the EPA since Pruitt took over the agency past year .
But that's exactly what the Queen did, though, when a helicopter flew over the garden in which she and Attenborough were walking. At one point the conversation between the two is interrupted by the obnoxiously loud sound of a passing aircraft.
That was the giant loophole the British researcher legitimately used to access data but then unjustly sold to Cambridge Analytica. Associated Press reporters around the world have been surveying users, none of whom has reported seeing anything from Facebook.
The victory moved Denver (44-35) into a tie, record-wise, with Minnesota for the eighth spot with three games remaining. After watching the Wolves' most recent performances from the sidelines, Butler called out the team's lack of effort.
Numerous celebrities also have joined the #DeleteFacebook exodus, including Cher , Will Ferrell , Rosie O'Donnell and Jim Carrey. So, Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak has recently taken the decision of leaving the platform after all of this.
The head of Tesla Elon Musk has announced the beginning of production all-wheel-drive electric vehicle with two motors. Traders sold shares of Tesla, Inc . 206 grew holdings while 69 funds bought holdings. (NASDAQ: TSLA ).
However, White House officials have repeatedly stated it will not be a time for negotiation and instead an initial introduction. The unprecedented meeting was arranged through a group of South Korean envoys who met with Kim in Pyongyang last month.
Uber Testing New 911 Service In Denver
While no background check is ideal , our process is thorough, fair, and relevant to the work at hand. This new features are here to ensure the safety of the passengers who ride through Uber's cab.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban Wins Fourth Term
Orbán's Fidesz party secured a solid two-thirds majority once again and gained even more supporters over the last four years. Fidesz won 133 of parliament's 199 seats, according to results with nearly 99 percent of votes counted, the same as in 2014.
Iran's Rouhani: US will regret withdrawing from nuclear deal
However, some analysts have suggested that the nuclear agreement would likely collapse altogether if the US decides to pull out. The U.S. dollar jumped to as much as 58,000 rials on the open market in the capital Tehran , according to some reports.
14 dead in Canada hockey bus crash
The crash occurred at around 5 p.m. on Highway 35, approximately 30 kilometres north of Tisdale near the junction of Highway 335. The bus was carrying the Humboldt Broncos of the Saskatchewan junior hockey league to the town of Nipawin for a playoff game.
PM Narendra Modi wishes nation on World Health Day
People were also apprised about the various health programmes and services being provided by the department. He asserted that people should not experience any financial hardship while getting quality medical service.
India steps up support for Nepal
India and Nepal have close ties in defence and security and will work together to stop misuse of their open border, Modi said. India and Nepal ties were at odds past year when Indian origin Madhesi population were running a campaign for their rights.