Venezuela Evaluates Measures to Eliminate Illegal Weapons

3 Caracas, Sep 13. -The presidential commission on Control of Weapons, Ammunitions and Disarmament in Venezuela evaluated Tuesday several measures to boost the volunteer handing in of weapons and munitions illegally circulating in the country. Reinaldo Hidalgo, coordinator of Special Measures of the Presidential Commission, in an interview to the Venezolana de Television, explained that they are studying the possibility

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Unemployment Drops in Venezuela

2 Caracas, May 18. -April closed with unemployment at 8.1 percent in Venezuela, 0.5 percent lower than March and 0.1 percent lower than the same month in 2010, the National Statistics Institute reported. According to Elias Eljuri, president of the institute, the improvement in the sector responds to the recovery of the national economy, whose gross domestic product grew in

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