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Letter: Venezuelan ambassador
Published on March 24, 2014 Email To Friend    Print Version

Dear Sir:

I note the attempt made by Venezuela's ambassador to Barbados, Jose Gomez, to discredit the current anti-government protests in his country.

The fact is that Chavez has ruined Venezuela and now it is no longer a sovereign country because Cubans are in charge of the identity card operation, which means that Havana now has the details of every Venezuelan over the age of 14. Cuban troops have been shipped to Venezuela to help put down the uprising.

Gomez dares to talk about the opposition creating a climate of lawlessness when he well knows that Chavez created a climate of lawlessness. At the last election the results published showed that almost half of Venezuelans voted for the opposition. It was so close that Capriles asked for a recount, to which Maduro at first agreed, only to renege on this a few days later.

Therefore it is obvious that Maduro had something to hide. Very likely he is the illegitimate president and Capriles the true president. But Cuba could never allow that to happen. Since the 1950s, Cuba (Fidel Castro) has had its eyes on Venezuela's oil.

Like Hitler's "brownshirts" Venezuelan government thugs riding motorbikes can be seen on many videos firing live rounds at protesters and into residential apartments. Government armoured cars were videoed firing into apartments out of two holes in the sides of the vehicles.

The economy is in a shambles and food and much else is scarce. Why is this not so in the other countries of South America? At least half of Venezuelans do not want to become another Cuba. Neither do they want a Russian military base in Venezuela, which the Russian foreign secretary recently announced will be built.

Your Excellency, Jose Gomez, be aware that Barbados does not depend on oil but on tourism. Tourists can easily be frightened away. Fortunately Barbados never fell for the bribe of PetroCaribe and I think that the less Barbados has to do with Venezuela as long as the present regime is in power, the better.

If the regime cannot be removed by democratic means, because the elections are rigged, subversion is the only answer.

Gregory Thomas
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I suspect Gregory Thomas and Peter Bignose are indeed one and the same. It's only a right-wing, fanatically deranged mindset that could continuously be engaged in writing such rubbish in the regional media. This individual obviously knows NOTHING about which he writes, but is instead only spurting out the garbage with which he is being fed by the likes of Fox News et al. I will suggest to him to revist the article written by the Venezuelan ambassador and do some further research on the 'Gene Sharp' protocol. Then, if his brain is still able to do any kind of rational analysis, he will be able to make the link to what is going on in Venezuela, and many other parts of the world such as the Ukraine.

Peter Binose:

Gregory Thomas, what a great insight that you lay before us. Thank you for enlightening us about Barbados. Because we here in Saint Vincent have a different political system to you. Ours is currently routed in Marxism and is gradually being lowered into the pit of hell by our association and support of Venezuela's current regime.

We need help to rid ourselves of our Marxist masters, and we need more people to write about it.




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