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Venezuelan Activists Request US Sanctions

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President Trump’s Threat Against Maduro Unites Latin America, Against U.S.

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Maduro Says He Wants A Respectful Phone Call With The “Emperor”

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Venezuela: Wave of arrests as government turns against elected opposition

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In Venezuela, Military Forces Prisoners to Clean the Streets of Caracas at Gunpoint

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Cuban Embassy in Venezuela Reinforces Outer Walls Amid Armed Uprisings

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America’s Foreign Ministers Meet in Peru to Reject Maduro’s Illegal Constituent Assembly in Venezuela

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Opposition Calls Upon Venezuelan Society to Resist Illegitimate Constituent Assembly

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Venezuelan Bolivar Hits All Time Low with the Dollar, Tanks Minimum Wage

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Arrest of Venezuelan opposition leaders draws global outcry

A man holds a sign with a portrait of opposition leader Antonio Ledezma in front of a wall...

Venezuela’s opposition delays planned rally against new assembly

Members of the Venezuelan community in Argentina protest against the election for a “Constituent Assembly”, in Buenos Aires...

What next for Venezuela? Crisis and isolation

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Maduro Makes Venezuela’s Dictatorship Official

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Maduro Bans Public Demonstrations Ahead of Constituent Election

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Venezuelans Celebrate Chavez’s Birthday Amid Opposition Protest

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Venezuela: What You Need to Know About Elections for the Constituent Assembly

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Avianca Suspends Venezuela Flights Starting Today

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For Venezuela, there may be no happily ever after

In the face of rising protest, Venezuela’s government has called on the military to squelch dissent. Efecto Eco /Wikimedia,...

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TODAY VENEZUELA - The Presidents of Argentina, Mexico and Colombia are involved in alleged negotiations to give dictator...

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Venezuela With The World’s Largest Oil Reserves Is Experiencing Fuel Shortages

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Pope Appeals For “Peaceful and Democratic Dolution” in Venezuela

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Venezuela on alert after rogue attack

Riot police advance on opposition demonstrators blocking an avenue during an anti-government protest at Los Ruices sector in...

Stolen Police Helicopter Attacks Venezuela Top Court, Interior Ministry

TODAY VENEZUELA – A helicopter from the Venezuela’s Scientific, Penal and Criminal Investigations agency was stolen Tuesday evening,...

Attorney General: Venezuela is a police state

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Venezuela’s Maduro Demands Army Loyalty amid New Arrests to Prevent Opposition “Coup”

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More Venezuelans Flee to Colombia As Situation Worsens

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) Six men and women rise from worn, flattened mattresses as the first hint of dawn...

Teen protester shot, killed in anti-government clash in Venezuela

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