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Wednesday 18 October 2017

Extrajudicial Killings Accompany Venezuela Security Raids

(Insightcrime.org) Experts say extrajudicial killings have jumped alarmingly since the Venezuelan government began a new anti-crime initiative last...

Can Maduro Remain in Power As Venezuela Erupts in Protest?

Cacerolazo en Villa Rosa, Venezuela(PANAMPOST) When do the events that lead to the end of an authoritarian regime...

Chávez Without The Charm

(The Economist) WHATEVER his awful defects, Hugo Chávez showed it when he was riding high as Venezuela’s firebrand...

Maduro Administration Gets Support in Venezuela

Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro(Prensa Latina) The popular mobilization to support President Nicolas Maduro and condemn the opposition coup...

Social Unrest Reason For Argentina’s Airline Suspending Flights to Venezuela

Argentina”s largest airline, Aerolineas Argentinas(Today Venezuela) Argentinean state-owned air carrier Aerolíneas Argentinas last Sunday announced the suspension of...

Venezuelan Foreign Minister Rejects US Interference

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Venezuela, Delcy Rodríguez(Prensa Latina) The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Venezuela, Delcy...

Foreign reporters banned from entering Venezuela

Journalists from Colombia, US and France were not admitted by Venezuelan migration and will be deported to Bogota(El...

Venezuelans gather on three avenues during “Takeover of Caracas”

People from different states of Venezuela rallied on Thursday at different places of Caracas, as planned by opposition...

More than half of Venezuelans live in high-risk dwellings

A report coordinated by expert Ángel Rangel, along with researchers from three Venezuelan universities, reveals that the population...

Venezuela Overcomes Shortages by Shopping in Prison

Prison located in Yare, Miranda State, VenezuelaA newspaper investigation exposed how a prison in Venezuela has become a...

Capriles asks Venezuelans abroad to march on Sept 1

Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique CaprilesVenezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles asked nationals living abroad to rally next September 1...

Total Societal Collapse In Venezuela

Venezuela No Hay Pan (No Bread)(ANTIMEDIA)Venezuela — Life in Venezuela now consists of empty grocery stores, record rates of...

Venezuela to insist on defense of oil prices in tour of oil nations

Venezuelan Foreign Minister Delcy Rodríguez said that oil nations are aware that oil prices must be balancedVenezuelan government...

Venezuelan FM Denounces US Hypocrisy in Human Rights

(Prensa Latina) Venezuela has denounced the US double standard on human rights. The foreign minister, Delcy Rodríguez wrote...

Hard Times in Venezuela Breed Malaria as Desperate Flock to Mines

Carlos Raphael, right, and his crew in July, mining for gold at the Cuatro Muertos, or Four Dead...

Venezuelans’ asylum applications to the US climb in 2016

US asylum applications filed by Venezuelans have jumped 168% in October 2016-June 2016, according to a Pew Research Center...

Pharmaceutical guild warns of country facing dwindling drug inventories

Venezuelan Pharmaceutical Federation president Freddy Ceballos announced Droguerias Cobeca’s decision to abolish its credit system to pharmacies completely,...

Minimum Wage Rises in Venezuela

Venezuela raises minimum wage (Prensa Latina) The minimum wage will rise 50 percent in Venezuela from September 1st. During the...

International Airlines Have Flown Away From Venezuela

(TODAY VENEZUELA) Availability of flights from and to Venezuela is becoming increasingly restricted. Reduced seat availability, a severe...

Venezuelans in the future will live less time than their parents

Venezuelans’ life expectancy might be decreasing. Malnutrition resulting from shortages and high food prices has predisposed an entire...

Don’t Blame Socialism For Venezuela’s Collapse, Blame Its Leader!

A man shows a cardboard box crafted to depict an empty refrigerator to indicate the shortage of products,...

In Venezuela Flour, Pasta and Milk Can Cost A Month’s Pay

Lines at Venezuelan supermarkets keep growing as the economic crisis worsens.  AFP PHOTO/FEDERICO PARRA (CNN) Flour. Pasta. Milk. Three...

Witness Killings Deepen Mystery in Venezuela ‘Narco Nephews’ Case

(Today Venezuela) At least two witnesses in a politically-charged drug case involving relatives of Venezuela’s president have reportedly...

Shortage Aggravates Infant Malnourishment

  (Today Venezuela) Shortage has resulted in increasing malnutrition in children. A long-standing problem in Venezuela, it has worsened...

Venezuela Companies Compelled To Lend Employees To Government

Under Resolution No. 9,855, and within the framework of the state of exception and economic emergency, the Venezuelan...

Venezuelan Crude Drops To US$35

A US$2.60 drop from the previous week The Venezuelan crude oil this week (July 22-29) ended at US$35 per...

Venezuela’s Failed Socialist Experiment

Venezuelans cross the Simon Bolivar bridge linking San Antonio del Tachira, in Venezuela with Cucuta in Colombia, to...

Cuban Residents in Venezuela Celebrate Attack on Moncada Garrison

Archive photo Cuban residents in Venezuela on Saturday celebrated the 63rd anniversary of the attack on the Moncada Garrison...

Venezuela Goes Shopping: To Spend US$100M For Food In Panama

(Today Venezuela) With US$100 million dollars in its wallet, the government of Nicolas Maduro is heading to Panama...

Insult, Provoke, Repeat: How Donald Trump Became America’s Hugo Chávez

Both Donald Trump and Venezuelan leader Hugo Chávez broke all the rules of presidential conduct. Composite: Rex Features (The...

Venezuela: Diary of a Desperate Mother Trying To Put Food On The Kitchen Table

The diary of a desperate mother trying to put food on the kitchen table in Venezuela. (Bloomberg) In an...

Venezuelans Returning Empty Handed From Colombia. Prices Too High.

Venezuelans crossed on Sunday the border bridge Simon Bolivar in San Antonio del Tachira (Venezuela). Many returned hoome...

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This Monday was the deadline for striking Avianca pilots, who are still in the process of being reinstated, to return to their jobs. Avianca, Colombia’s...

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