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Unpaid dues: Venezuela, Libya lose UN voting rights for third time in three years 

Venezuela is engulfed in an economic and political crisis and Libya has two rival governments, each backed by an array of militias.

published on : 14th February 2018

Venezuela condemns US senator who says world would back a coup

The Venezuelan armed forces are "committed to the constitution" and will defend the presidential elections set for April 22, said Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza.

published on : 11th February 2018

Tillerson says US considers Venezuela oil sale restrictions

Tillerson said today in Argentina's capital that the US wants "free, fair, and verifiable elections" in Venezuela, and wants to apply enough pressure to end the crisis in the South American country.

published on : 5th February 2018

Sometimes, parents can be brats too

Travelling with children can be tough, but if you know what to do it can be bearable

published on : 31st January 2018

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to rally Americas, amid Venezuela crisis

The political and economic turmoil in Venezuela will top the agenda as Tillerson rallies support for Washington's tough stance against President Nicolas Maduro's regime.

published on : 30th January 2018

International criticism of Venezuela's election plans mount; Spain cuts diplomatic ties 

The pro-government national constituent assembly this week called for an election to be held by the end of April but set no date.

published on : 27th January 2018

France criticises Venezuela court decision on opposition

France criticised on Friday a decision by Venezuela's top court to exclude the main opposition from a planned presidential election, saying the move undermined the vote.

published on : 26th January 2018

EU slams Venezuela's expulsion of Spanish ambassador

The EU on Friday condemned Venezuela's expulsion of the Spanish ambassador, expressing solidarity with Madrid.

published on : 26th January 2018

Venezuela government calls for presidential vote by end April

The polls were scheduled to be held by the end of the year, but analysts had predicted Maduro would seek an early election to seize the advantage over his opponents.

published on : 24th January 2018

EU  blacklists top Venezuelan officials over human rights violations, torture

The EU has voiced serious concerns about rights abuses in Venezuela, where protests against Maduro last year turned violent and economic collapse has led to dire shortages of food and medicine.

published on : 22nd January 2018

EU agrees to blacklist seven top Venezuelan officials

Seven individuals have been blacklisted according to diplomats, making them subject to asset freezes and travel bans.

published on : 18th January 2018

Four dead, dozens missing after Venezuelan migrant boat sinks

At least four people drowned and dozens are reported missing after a boat carrying Venezuelan migrants sank on its way to the Caribbean island of Curacao.

published on : 12th January 2018

Venezuela government, opposition in fresh talks on crisis

The two-day meeting comes after the government of President Nicolas Maduro threatened to ban key opposition parties from the election.

published on : 12th January 2018

Crisis-hit Venezuela withdraws from 2018 Fed Cup Tennis

The move by the Venezuelan Tennis Federation means that the country will be relegated to Americas Group II next year.

published on : 10th January 2018

President Maduro says Venezuela will issue USD 5.9 billion in oil-backed cryptocurrency 'petro'

Socialist Maduro surprised many last month when he announced the launch of the cryptocurrency, to be backed by Venezuela’s oil, gas, gold and diamond reserves, as a way to circumvent US sanctions.

published on : 6th January 2018
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