Daily Archives: Monday, 8 April 2024, 21:38

UN Security Council to discuss Venezuela’s increasing moves to seize Essequibo; CARICOM worried about “unworthy aggression”

Last Updated on Monday, 8 April 2024, 21:38 by Denis Chabrol The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is Tuesday set to discuss Venezuela’s latest effort to lay claim to the Essequibo Region, a move that the 15-nation Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is worried that could lead to physical action against Guyana. CARICOM said that in its adoption of “the Organic Law ...

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High Court orders Trevor Benn-led Public Service Coop Credit Union management team to take office; Van Sluytman vows to take legal action

Last Updated on Monday, 8 April 2024, 20:16 by Denis Chabrol The High Court on Monday ordered the recently-elected 12-member Management Committee of the Guyana Public Service Cooperative Credit Union (GPSCCU) to take up office and so replace the Karen Van Sluytman-Corbin-led previous committee. “We are addressing that with our lawyers,” she told Demerara Waves Online News when asked if ...

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Submission of main arguments to ICJ doesn’t mean recognition of court- Venezuela

Last Updated on Monday, 8 April 2024, 17:51 by Denis Chabrol The Venezuelan government on Monday defended its decision to submit its main arguments to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the border dispute with Guyana, saying it does not change its position of non-recognition of that United Nations (UN) judicial body. “The delivery of this document does not ...

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Venezuela submits key arguments to ICJ in border case with Guyana

Last Updated on Monday, 8 April 2024, 13:38 by Denis Chabrol Despite last year’s questionable referendum that rejected the International Court of Justice as the means of settling the border controversy, Venezuela has submitted arguments to the World Court. The Guyana government on Monday welcomed Venezuela’s decision to do so. “Guyana has repeatedly called on Venezuela to participate fully in ...

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Wife, husband in murder-suicide

Last Updated on Monday, 8 April 2024, 7:26 by Denis Chabrol A saleswoman of Recht-Door-Zee, West Bank Demerara was killed and her husband committed suicide, leaving behind a note that implicated the woman in being unfaithful. The body of 56-year old Sarah Bacchus-Arjoon and her husband, 69-year old Khemraj Arjoon were found by their 13-year old daughter when she returned ...

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