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MARIJUANA NEWS ROUNDUP – Jan. 24, 2020

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, FRI. JAN. 24, 2020: Here are the marijuana headlines making news globally and in the Caribbean and Latin America for Jan. 24, 2020: DJ Muggs, co-founder of the Grammy-nominated and renowned hip-hop group Cypress Hill, will be joining Bhang, a global cannabis CPG brand company with an extensive, award-winning portfolio of products, as the Chief Brand ...

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No Divide And Rule Strategy In The Caribbean Says Pompeo

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Thurs. Jan. 23, 2020: Mike Pompeo, on his first Caribbean visit as U.S. Secretary of State, yesterday insisted in Jamaica that “there’s no intent from the United States to divide CARICOM.” “… not yesterday, not today, not tomorrow,” he added when asked during a press conference alongside Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness in Kingston. The ...

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Lev Parnas Spills The Tea On Giuliani’s Venezuela Dealing

NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Jan. 23, 2020: Lev Parnas is spilling more tea – this time on his former associate Rudy Giuliani and possible his dealings on Venezuela. According to Reuters and Parnas, Giuliani reportedly told the U.S. justice department his client, businessman, Alejandro Betancourt, deserves leniency for financing Venezuela’s opposition and its leader Juan Guaido. Betancourt is facing a ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Belize

Happy Thursday from the Blue Hole in Belize. The Great Blue Hole is a giant marine sinkhole that lies near the center of Lighthouse Reef, a small atoll from the mainland and Belize City. The hole was formed during several episodes of quaternary glaciation when sea levels were much lower. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Belize ...

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Here’s What The US Says Are Some Of Its “Shared Values And Strategic Interests” With Jamaica

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Weds. Jan. 22, 2020: As day one of the impeachment of his boss continued into the twilight hours Tuesday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo touched down at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston, Jamaica as the US State Department released what it termed a “fact sheet” detailing some of its “shared and strategic ...

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Police And Protestors Clash In Colombia

WEds. Jan. 22, 2020, Bogota, Colombia, AFP: Riot police clashed with demonstrators in the Colombian capital Bogota on Tuesday as anti-government protests resumed across the country. At least four people were wounded in clashes in Bogota as marchers blocked streets in several districts. Protests against conservative President Ivan Duque’s 17-month-old government first erupted in November. What began as a general ...

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Two Prime Ministers To Boycott Pompeo’s Caribbean Visit

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Tues. Jan. 21, 2020: Two Caribbean leaders have said they will be boycotting the Caribbean visit of U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, who is set to arrive in Jamaica today as the impeachment trial gets underway in the US Senate of US President Donald John Trump. Pompeo was in Bogota, Colombia yesterday, January 20th, ...

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Venezuela Attorney Added To ICE Most Wanted List

NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Jan. 21, 2020: Venezuelan attorney and businessman, Raul Antonio De La Santisima Trinidad Gorrin Belisario, has been added to the US ICE Most Wanted list for conspiracy to violate the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and several counts of money laundering. The action follows an indictment filed August 16, 2017, in the Southern District of Florida, Gorrin ...

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