(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
October 27, 2013
Attempting to Destabilise Govt
about how the
The film, The Revolution Will Not Be Televised, a 2003 documentary focusing on events in Venezuela during the April 2002 coup d’état attempt, which saw President Hugo Chávez removed from office for two days, clearly shows the role of the US operatives in engineering the coup.
It is an open secret that the USAID pumped in millions of dollars to further its agenda of 'regime change'. Eminent lawyer and rights' activist Eva Golinger had written extensively on this aspect with incriminating evidence. Through the USAID, millions were funded even into the Venezuelan higher education system to mould courses and academics to 'promote the democratic project', which in reality means ouster of the Chavez administration.
The recent expulsion by
President Nicolas Maduro of the
head of the
A few weeks back, WikiLeaks had released a 2006 State Department cable detailing the Bush administration's strategy for undermining Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez by supporting alleged 'pro-democracy' groups.
cable, signed by then-Ambassador William Brownfield, outlines
strategy that includes “penetrating Chavez's political base,”
Chavismo,” “protecting vital
Kelly Keiderling Franz, is
a CIA agent who earlier worked
"A close relationship with Kelly, who began to exercise an influence on my family, began there. She said that she wanted to make life easier for me, that I was a brilliant writer," recalled Agent Daniel in an interview given later to Pascual Serrano, with the Spanish website Rebelión.
to Granma, his friendship with Keiderling continued
for years, to the
point that the
"The Agencia Literaria Cubana Online webpage was created, used by writers to disseminate and sell their work, but the idea began to change into something else, they said they wanted it to bring together not only writers but also artists and musicians, to be coordinated with other embassies, such as the German one, etc… They would receive funding for all of that," affirmed Capote while describing Keiderling’s intelligence work.
would hand over three, four of five thousand dollars without
even checking to
see if we had organized the activity for which the money was
liked themes such as micro-enterprises, how to organize the
leadership courses; they provided us with manuals and things
the double agent confirmed, describing a process similar to
the one developed
by Keiderling in
CIA spent tens of millions of dollars during 50 years of
Granma also notes that the Moscow-based researcher and
Nikandrov recently described Keiderling as a key figure in the
activities to destabilize
special training, she began to work in the State Department in
1988. She had
her first experience abroad in
April 2013, a confidential document datelined September 2011,
Keiderling Franz and disclosed by Wikileaks, fully revealed
the direct contact
maintained by the
She reported on Point 3 that Capriles said he appreciated the assistance given and received with pleasure the news that, by February 2012, her support for all the opposition candidates with which USAID had previously worked was more than guaranteed. She added that Capriles was sorry to hear of the departure of John Caufield, while at the same time agreeing with her that his leaving did not in any way endanger their objectives.
Point 4 of the document, the agent notes that Capriles
reiterated that if he
was to win the upcoming elections,
5 reveals how her conspiratorial activities extended beyond
She states that additional resources will be channelled to
could be trusted via new entities, principally through NGO’s
Another recent report, by the researcher Jean Cleaux Duvergel, shows how – in relation to a post-electoral coup plot – meetings had taken place in Keiderling Franz’ residence, "with representatives of the Capriles media chain, with Miguel Otero (El Nacional), Andrés Mata (owner of El Universal), Carlos Croes (of Televen), and members of Venevisión, Bloque de Armas, Globovisión and Canal I."
Keiderling episode once again demonstrates how active the