Summit of the Americas

Exclusive – Venezuelan Pollster: Biden’s Guaidó Snub a High-Risk Attempt to ‘Normalize’ Maduro

President Joe Biden’s decision to invite neither Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro nor its rightful president, Juan Guaidó, to this week’s Summit of the Americas is a prelude to “normalizing” the Maduro regime that will have “an important political cost” for Biden with Hispanic voters, Rubén Chirino Leañez, CEO of the Venezuelan polling firm Meganálisis, told Breitbart News.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 08: U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks at the opening ceremonies of the IX Summit of the Americas at the Microsoft Theater on June 08, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. Leaders from North, Central and South America traveled to Los Angeles for the summit to …

China Mocks Joe Biden Over Mexico’s Summit of the Americas Boycott

China’s state-run propaganda newspaper Global Times mocked the allegedly “awkward situation” President Joe Biden will find in this week’s Summit of the Americas on Tuesday, claiming that leftists in Latin America had tanked the event to show “Latin America is not a ‘backyard’ of the U.S.”

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 06: A banner for the Ninth Summit of the Americas hangs on the Los Angeles Convention Center on June 06, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. Leaders from North, Central and South America will travel to Los Angeles for the summit to discuss issues such as …

Report: Biden Invites Former Colonial Ruler Spain to Summit of the Americas

The Biden administration has reportedly invited Spain to attend the Summit of the Americas, scheduled next month in Los Angeles. The summit was already controversial in Latin America because the authoritarian regimes of Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua were not invited to attend. The invitation to former regional colonial power Spain could become a further irritation.

The flags of Spain and the U.S. are seen on the table during a meeting of Spanish Defense Minister Margarita Robles and Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin at the Pentagon, Thursday, May 19, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Pro-Castro Mob Heckles, Shuts Down Americas Summit Event

Dozens of Cuban government agents forced the shutdown of a forum on civil society in the hemisphere at the Summit of the Americas Thursday by shouting over all the speakers until organizers postponed the meeting. The incident is an example of what pro-democracy activists call a “climate of violence” that the regime has brought to the event.

EN VIVO: La delegación del régimen sabotea foro en la Cumbre de Lima

Obama to Share Summit of the Americas Stage with Cuba’s Raúl Castro

Last week, the White House promised that President Barack Obama would engage in an “interaction” with Cuban dictator Raúl Castro at the Summit of the Americas. The summit begins officially Friday, and more details have surfaced on what that interaction will entail: the two leaders, who shared a phone conversation Thursday night, will share the stage at the summit Friday.

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Cuba and Venezuela Storm Out of Summit of the Americas Forum

The Summit of the Americas begins tomorrow, but the presence of dictatorships at the table with the rest of the Western Hemisphere’s democratic nations has already begun to cause havoc. On Wednesday, representatives of the socialist governments of Venezuela and Cuba walked out of the pre-Summit Forum on Civil Society due to the presence of pro-democracy activists.

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