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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

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Venezuela Companies Compelled To Lend Employees To Government

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Venezuelan Crude Drops To US$35

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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

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

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

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

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Venezuelans Returning Empty Handed From Colombia. Prices Too High.

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Venezuela Government, Experts Clash on Results of Security Operation

Opposition supporters clash with riot police. File photo REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Venezuela’s government has touted the achievements of a...

Citibank Dispels Doubts Over Accounts Closure

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Venezuela Government Seizes Kimberly-Clark Plant

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Venezuela’s Shoot-Down Policy Produces Mixed Results

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Venezuela: “Hunger among the Poorest Is Now Widespread”

Children from the Wayuu tribes in a school in western Venezuela wait for their daily meal. The widespread shortages...

Venezuela’s economic situation is getting dire, and some of the country’s women are fighting back

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New aviation charges set in U.S. dollars in Venezuela

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US accuses Venezuela of complicity in human trafficking

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Prices have increased by 14,000%-19,000% in four years in Venezuela

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In Venezuela, Nazi-Like Tactics Prevent Popular Uprising

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Eight Signs that Show the End of Venezuela’s Regime Is Near

Closed roads in Caracas come in response to domestic gas shortages. (Runrun.es) (by By Ángel Oropeza Z. Panampost.com) Anyone...

Venezuela: Food and Medicine Shortages are a Government Policy

Empty shelves are commonplace in Venezuela (Panampost.com) – Even with the collapse of the price of oil, Venezuela’s total...

Sugar shortage cuts Coca-Cola production in Venezuela

(Q24N) A sugar shortage has forced Coca-Cola to stop producing soft drinks in Venezuela amid an escalating food...

Venezuela, where a hamburger is officially $170

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Venezuela: New state of emergency threatens to restrict political liberties

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Why Venezuela is More Like Syria than Cuba

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