Venezuela’s Maduro says still in control, open to talks with US Jan 20, 2020 0 1057 12345 Washington: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he was still comfortably in charge and open to direct negotiations with the US, in an interview published on Saturday by The Washington Post.The interview was Maduro’s first with a major US outlet since February of last year, when he abruptly ejected all Univision journalists from Venezuela.“If there’s respect between governments, no matter how big the United States is, and if there’s a dialogue, an exchange of truthful information, then be sure we can create a new type of relationship,” Maduro told the Post. (AFP) RELATED ARTICLES Harry and Meghan begin life as ‘ordinary people’ Jan 20, 2020 0 126 CLIMATE ACTIVISTS MARCH ON DAVOS Jan 20, 2020 0 152 Trump backers, critics clash as impeachment trial nears Jan 20, 2020 0 572 SpaceX sucessfully tests Crew Dragon emergency abort system AFP Washington SpaceX successfully tested its emergency abort system on an unmanned spacecraft moments after launch on Sunday, according to a live broadcast of the event, the last major test before it plans to send NASA .. New anti-far right rally before Italy’s regional elections Bologna, Italy: Thousands of people rallied on Sunday in Bologna to try to prevent a leftist bastion falling to the far right in elections this month in northeastern Italy and avert the government’s collapse in Rome. They .. Britain’s Johnson warns Russia’s Putin over Skripal poisoning London: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday used his first official meeting with Vladimir Putin to warn the Russian leader not repeat the 2018 chemical attack that almost killed former spy Sergei Skripal. .. At least six dead in severe weather in eastern Brazil Buenos Aires: At least six people have been killed in a severe storm in south-eastern Brazil. Heavy rain caused the Iconha river in the state of Espirito Santo north of Rio de Janeiro to rise by around 4 metres, the TV station .. Foreign journalist attacked at Greek far-right protest Athens: A foreign press correspondent was attacked on Sunday during a far-right protest in central Athens against the presence of migrants in Greece, according to Greek news agency ANA. According to an AFP reporter and a ..