Saturday, August 06, 2005
Venezuela Beefs Up Its Military
Hugo Chavez, anticipating another US-backed right-wing coup attempt, is beefing up his military with the help of the Chinese. I suspect that the one thing that's kept BushCo from openly invading Venezuela as they did Iraq is the fact that Iraq is keeping them occupied right now. Expect to hear more anti-Chavez rhetoric in the US press the minute we start drawing down troops in Mesopotamia.
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