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Maduro sends 100 tons of aid
to Cuba as Venezuela meanders
through its own crisis

Miami Herald, by Nora Gámez Torres

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Posted By:Moritz55, 2/7/2019 11:53:25 PM

While Venezuela’s interim President Juan Guaidó and the international community issued public demands to allow the entry of humanitarian aid to Venezuela, embattled leader Nicolás Maduro sent 100 tons of aid to Cuba for the reconstruction of homes damaged by a tornado that struck Havana last week. “From La Guaira sailed vessel T-91 from the Bolivarian Navy with help for the victims of a strong tornado that hit Havana,” Cuban Ambassador to Venezuela Rogelio Polanco posted in Spanish on Twitter on Friday.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/8/2019 12:04:21 AM     (No. 11895496)

Did not know a tornado hit Cuba.

Is he sending aid that other countries sent to the starving people in Venezuela?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: john56, 2/8/2019 12:24:18 AM     (No. 11895512)

Yeah. All in gold bars for safe keeping during his soon-to-be exile.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: dvc, 2/8/2019 12:30:47 AM     (No. 11895517)

Yep, likely 100 tons of aid and 20 tons of gold hidden inside it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Highlander, 2/8/2019 3:10:51 AM     (No. 11895574)

I haven’t seen that term “tons of aid” before. My first thought was gold. My second thought was what does the Miami Herald think we are, estupido? Everyone in the world except the Pelosi Gang, AOC, and all those that believe in rainbow-farting unicorns, know how truly wretched that miserable hell-hole of a country is Venezuela. No way it can send aid unless Maduro has squirreled away everything meant for the people. With all the Cuban thugs implanted there, the ex-bus driver may had been easily persuaded that aid (gold) to Cuba was in the best interest for his health and longevity.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Pchristopher, 2/8/2019 5:28:47 AM     (No. 11895601)

English translation: He´s getting ready to run and he´s sending his stash on ahead.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 2/8/2019 5:43:50 AM     (No. 11895610)

Sort of reminds me of all that cash sent to Iran in the middle of the night on pallets. Someone getting a kick back sent to an offshore account for when he leaves the White House.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Ribald1, 2/8/2019 8:38:17 AM     (No. 11895813)

Many appear to be under the illusion that all of Venezuela is starving and impoverished.
That is hardly the case.
Ridding the country of millions of lower class citizens has raised the average wealth in the country. In the past a communist country would kill these millions of people to get this result, but that is out of fashion nowadays, so they dump them on neighboring countries instead.


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