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  אדר ב 4, 5774 , 06/03/14

Venezuela Cuts Ties with Panama

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro announced on Wednesday that his country was breaking diplomatic and commercial relations with Panama due to a "conspiracy" against him.

"We're not going to let anyone get away with interfering with our fatherland, you despicable lackey, president of Panama," Maduro said in a speech to commemorate the anniversary of former President Hugo Chavez's death.

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