Daily Archives: Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 23:57

Venezuela cannot ‘blow hot and cold’ on ICJ’s jurisdiction on border controversy with Guyana

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 23:57 by Denis Chabrol Venezuela cannot accept and reject the jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in settling the border controversy with Guyana, a legal and security expert said Tuesday. “There is an interesting and powerful nuance – because the Geneva Agreement named the ICJ as a means of resolution of ...

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Bandits tie up pensioner in bedroom, steal car, other items valued GY$3.5 million

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 21:53 by Denis Chabrol Armed bandits early Tuesday morning invaded a couple’s home and tied up a pensioner before they loaded his car with several items, all valued GY$3,540,000, and fled the scene, police sources said. The incident occurred at about 1:45 AM at the Kuru-Kuru, Soesdyke-Linden Highway residence of 61-year Frederick Mc ...

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Husband beaten, wife raped during home invasion, robbery

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 17:29 by Denis Chabrol Bandits early Tuesday morning invaded a home at Zeelugt, East Bank Essequibo where they beat a man, raped his wife and threatened to kill their screaming two-year old son, police and other sources said. Two prime suspects have since been arrested, after they fled to further into Zeelugt. One ...

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Barrick pulls out of Guyana gold project

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 9:11 by Denis Chabrol (From Mining Journal) Alicanto Minerals will go it alone at the Arakaka gold project in Guyana after Barrick Gold withdrew from a joint venture. Barrick had spent US$7.1 million on exploration at the project, just shy of the $8 million it was required to spend to earn 65% under ...

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