The Syrian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Wealth, Sufian al-Allao, announced that a Venezuelan ship loaded with 35,000 tons of heating oil had arrived in Syria to break the unilateral embargo illegally imposed by Western countries. Venezuela is preparing a new tanker that will soon be sailing to the Middle Eastern country, he said at a news conference. Addressing the issue of gas, Mr.
The European Union on Friday imposed an embargo on oil exports from Syria as the country’s security forces surrounded mosques to prevent anti-government protesters from demonstrating after prayers. Despite the ban, a campaign starte... Read Post
Caracas, Venezuela (CNN) -- While many world leaders have condemned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, the embattled leader has found an ally in Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. The South American country's state-run oil company has... Read Post