Venezuelan VP supports minister after prison riot
Venezuela's Vice-President Nicolás Maduro expressed his condolences to the relatives of the casualties of Uribana prison, and remarked that the prison population is the "direct result" of capitalism
"We give our full support, all our support, and our company so that she can continue with this work," the vice-president said, and underscored Varela's "huge efforts," Efe, cited.
"We need the country to have prisons that are really model prisons," he added.
Maduro expressed his condolences to the relatives of the casualties of Uribana prison, and remarked that the prison population is the "direct result" of capitalism.
A simple reason: there is oil galore, would suffice to explain Guyana's actions. Another explanation lies in the little or none efforts made by the Venezuelan government to thwart the move by the Guyanese. This is certainly not a new problem, but a problem only recently highlighted because oil is involved. But what other resources does the disputed area hold? For most of us it is a section on the map with black and white stripes on it, a depiction of something distant, alien, a nothingness not worth paying much attention to in geography classes back in elementary school.