Some low-ranking officers were passing information to the Pentagon . . . handing over secrets of the state.
We need international help,
If he said that, he's an idiot, ... They can do whatever they want here, say whatever they want, including stupidities. Today, I'm not in a diplomatic mood.
It's never enough, given the magnitude of the tragedy, solidarity is never enough,
We cannot only apply the Western vision of democracy. We cannot be judges of OPEC members ... We won't do anything to harm OPEC unity,
The opposition says this election isn't clean. It's the cleanest in Venezuela's history, but they have interests opposed to the National Electoral Council,
President Chavez is free to travel the world, ... This is a sovereign act by a chief of state of a sovereign nation.
The Venezuelan government has confidential information, properly verified, that officials of the U.S. military mission are involved in that act.
There is a legal measure in the United States that condemns and punishes statements of this nature,
Venezuela, OPEC's sole South American member, cannot only apply the Western vision of democracy, ... We cannot be judges of OPEC members ... We won't do anything to harm OPEC unity.
I don't see why the United States has to get involved in this issue, ... It is a decision involving the sovereignty of Venezuela.
They have taken a decision as vile and sinister as the actual act of terrorism. Once more the U.S. government has been unmasked as a farce in the war on terrorism,
What is the US government going to do regarding this criminal statement The ball is in the US' court,
The ball is in the U.S. court now,
The Venezuelan government ... will proceed quickly, with responsibility, but firmly to reciprocate in the cases of U.S. citizens who travel to our country,
I think it's strange that such a pragmatic country ... is reacting this way to a perfectly serious and responsible decision by the Venezuelan government.
The ball is in the U.S. court ... after this criminal statement by a citizen of that country,
The ball is in the U.S. court after this criminal statement by a citizen of that country, ... It's huge hypocrisy to maintain this discourse against terrorism and at the same time, in the heart of that country, there are entirely terrorist statements like those.
If we can sell gasoline to China, India and Latin America, as we have been doing, we will not have a problem.
This puts in its place the argument the U.S. government has tried to use against Chavez that he meddles in the affairs of other countries,
Posada participated in terrorist activities in different countries throughout the region, in Central America and elsewhere, with the support of the North American government, ... The Bush administration is guilty of a double standard on terrorism.
The opposition says this election isn't clean. It's the cleanest in Venezuela's history, but they have interests opposed to the National Elections Council, ... The Democratic Action party has withdrawn from the elections. Very good They can go to hell
The Democratic Action party has withdrawn from the elections, very good They can go to hell