Daily Archives: Thursday, 23 November 2023, 20:31

Venezuelan troops withdrawing from near the Guyana border

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 November 2023, 20:31 by Denis Chabrol Venezuelan troops appear to be withdrawing from near the border with Guyana, and the X (formerly Twitter) feeds of several top Venezuelan officials have toned down their references to the Essequibo County, sources said. A usually reliable government official said “they have been told to deescalate” by a number ...

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US Defence Department officials begin visits to Guyana next week; “We are not going to succumb to Venezuela’s bullyism,”- Jagdeo

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 November 2023, 20:34 by Denis Chabrol United States (US) Department of Defence officials are expected in Guyana next week for a defence cooperation visit, according to top government officials who on Thursday gave veiled suggestions that their country would receive international support if  Venezuela intensifies its aggression to press its claim to Essequibo County. “We ...

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Duo charged with gun running from US, remanded to prison

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 November 2023, 0:11 by Denis Chabrol Two Guyanese men, one of whom has a United States (US) address, were Wednesday arraigned and remanded to prison for their alleged role in the trafficking of eight handguns and one rifle. The Guyana Police Force said 33-year old Reyon Williams, a driver of 133 GUYHOC Park, Georgetown and ...

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