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Brian Ellsworth

Brian Ellsworth

    Venezuela's opposition celebrates support at the Oscars
    Venezuela's opposition celebrates support at the Oscars
    Venezuela's political opposition revelled in cautious messages of solidarity from movie stars at Sunday's Academy awards after an intense...
    Protests flare as Venezuela government rejects calls for vote recount
    Protests flare as Venezuela government rejects calls for vote recount
    This was after Sunday's...
    Tell us the whole truth about Chavez, says Venezuela's opposition
    Tell us the whole truth about Chavez, says Venezuela's opposition
    Venezuela's opposition has demanded the government tell "the whole truth" about the health of cancer-stricken President Hugo Chavez,...
    Brazil geologist seeks his 'destiny' in the Amazon
    Brazil geologist seeks his 'destiny' in the Amazon
    Thirty years after he first visited Brazil's Amazon to observe natural gas seeps, geologist Marcio Mello is back to fulfil what he gleefully calls...
    Copacabana beach erupts at Olympic win
    Copacabana beach erupts at Olympic win
    Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach erupted in samba dancing and joy on Friday after the Brazilian city won the vote to host the 2016 Olympic Games,...
    Venezuelans vote in election test for Chávez
    Venezuelans vote in election test for Chávez
    Venezuelans voted into the night on Sunday in state elections that test President Hugo Chávez's 10-year grip on power as he seeks to renew a...
    Venezuela mobilises forces to Colombia border
    Venezuela mobilises forces to Colombia border
    Venezuela deployed tanks and its air and sea forces toward the Colombian border in its first major military mobilisation in a crisis with Colombia,...