The Venezuelan government Wednesday ordered cable providers to take CNN en Español off the air, days after CNN aired an investigation into the alleged fraudulent issuing of Venezuelan passports and visas.
On Thursday, CNN President Jeff Zucker criticized the Maduro government's move.
Within moments of the National Telecommunications Commission ordering "the immediate suspension of broadcasts by the news channelCNN in Spanish", the channel disappeared from screens.
CNNsaid the Maduro government was unfairly denying Venezuelans a 20-year news service they had enjoyed, but added that its signal would be available for free on YouTube.
He accused CNN of using the Venezuelan flag "framed in blood", the face of President Nicolás Maduro "covered in red" and the word "crisis", which he said occupied "50 percent of the screen" every time the channel dealt with the current situation in Venezuela.
About an hour later, Trump called for the release of prominent jailed Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez in a tweet, posing in a photo with Lopez's wife Lilian Tintori.
The Movement of Non Aligned Countries (NAM) has today rejected the U.S. Treasury Department " s sanction against Venezuela " s Vice President Tareck El Aissami, for alleged links to worldwide drug trafficking.
Mr El Aissami accused the United States of imperialist aggression.
Ties had already been rattled on Monday, when the US Treasury imposed sanctions on Maduro's powerful Vice President Tareck El Aissami and a businessman, whom US authorities accuse of being involved in drug trafficking.
Washington's actions also discouraged other countries and the OAS from actively coming out in defense of democracy in Venezuela, he emphasized. President Nicolas Maduro is furious at the black listing but appears not to want to provoke President Trump.
"Venezuela rejects the interference and aggression of U.S. President Donald Trump", she said.
In an address Wednesday, Maduro said he wanted to avoid confrontation with the Trump administration but warned that Trump should not repeat the mistakes of George Bush or the "Clinton-Obama clan".
Schiller said he expects WWDC 2017 to be about the same size as previous conferences-about 5,000 developers and 1,000 engineers. Apple has announced that its Worldwide Developer Conference will be taking place this year between June 5-9.
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Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)went down -0.43% during trading on the USA exchange where it had a trading capacity of 4.94M shares. Diluted earnings per share [(1)] was $0.34 for the fourth quarter of 2016 compared to $0.35 for the fourth quarter of 2015.
The officials also said that Tillerson would not soften Washington's stance on Ukraine, a crisis which remains largely unresolved. Mr Johnson is due to see Mr Tillerson at a get-together of G20 foreign ministers on Thursday, The Independent understands.
The average true range of the stock is observed at 0.64 and the relative strength index of the stock is recorded at 71.06. Analysts predict that Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . will post $0.07 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
As per the consensus estimate, the company's year-on-year revenue growth is expected to be at 9.63% during the period. The growth estimate for Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:HOS) reported a loss of $19.2 million in its fourth quarter.
President Trump in his electoral campaign emphasised on domestic manufacturing, particularly concentrating on Boeing. Now that the union has been vanquished, preparations for Trump's visit have taken on the air of a victory lap.
On Thursday morning, Christchurch civil defence said a temperature drop and rise in humidity had improved conditions. They are doing evacuations, joint patrols and reassuring people in the areas impacted by the fires.
Also weighing in on behalf of the CFPB are Americans for Financial Reform, the Consumer Federation of America, the U.S. The fight ended, or so it appeared, with the CFPB's leadership structure being declared unconstitutional by the U.S.
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Deadly vehicle bomb blast rocks Baghdad
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