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Deputy Foreign Minister Valdrak Jaentschke at Latin America conf

NSC News | Wednesday, 26 November 2014 | Click here for original article

Valdrack Jaentschke, Nicaragua's deputy foreign minister will be one of the keynote speakers at the Latin America conference 2014, this Saturday 29 November, 9.15 - 5.00pm.

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The very impressive lineup of speakers also includes:

  • Aleida Guevara, daughter of Che Guevara
  • Alicia Castro, Argentinian Ambassador
  • George Galloway MP
  • Chris Williamson MP
  • Christine Blower, NUT General Secretary
  • Kate Hudson, CND
  • Andy De La Tour, Actor
  • Tariq Ali, writer
  • Owen Jones, writer
  • Writer & historian Robin Blackburn
  • Bolivian Ambassador Roberto Calzadilla
  • Writer & anti-racist campaigner Darcus Howe
  • Jeremy Corbyn MP
  • Writer Richard Gott
  • Stop the War Coalition Convenor Lindsey German
  • Writer & journalist Victoria Brittain
  • PLUS: Wikileaks founder Julian Assange by live video link.