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Venezuelans get water from mountain spring amid shortage

Already a common practice for decades, more and more residents from Caracas's impoverished middle class are turning to the natural springs on Waraira Repano mountain for free water.

published on : 16th February 2019

Sparks fly as Omar takes on US Venezuela envoy

In the testy exchange, Abrams responded saying, "I am not going to respond to that kind of personal attack."

published on : 14th February 2019

Trump, Colombian president blast Venezuela over blocked aid

President Donald Trump warns Venezuela that "all options" are on the table and demands that far left leader Nicolas Maduro unblock US aid shipments to the country.

published on : 14th February 2019

Pence vows more pressure on Maduro

Torture and escape from Venezuelans who fled their homeland, and pledged to ramp up pressure to help the opposition trying to oust Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. 

published on : 2nd February 2019

Venezuelans react to new US sanctions against oil company

Venezuelans react to the latest US sanctions against the country's national oil company, which might lead to raising crude prices, as the US aims to cripple embattled Maduro's power base.

published on : 30th January 2019

Venezuela's new representative to the US meets Mike Pence

Carlos Vecchio, the U.S. representative for Venezuela's interim president Juan Guaido.

published on : 30th January 2019

Trash talk: Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro fires volley at OAS chief

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro responds with fury to OAS chief Luis Almagro's comments that military intervention in the country should not be ruled out.

published on : 19th September 2018

Venezuelans are fleeing their country in droves due to crisis

The exodus of Venezuelans fleeing their country has generated a migration crisis in Latin America.

published on : 15th September 2018

Major earthquake rattles Venezuelan coast

A major earthquake of magnitude 7.3 struck the northern coast of Venezuela and caused tremors till the capital, Caracas.

published on : 22nd August 2018

Venezuelan President Maduro says he escaped drone 'assassination' attempt, blames Colombia

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro blames Colombia and financial backers in the U.S. for what he says was an assassination attempt using drones. David Doyle reports

published on : 5th August 2018

Desperate families beg for info after deadly prison riot in Venezuela

A prison riot broke out Wednesday (March 28) in Carabobo, Venezuela, located around 100 miles west of Caracas along the Caribbean coast.

published on : 29th March 2018

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson raises prospect of Venezuela military ouster of Maduro

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson raised the prospect that the Venezuelan military could decide to oust President Nicolas Maduro but said he did not know whether that would happen.

published on : 2nd February 2018

Acting like the 'world's emperor': Venezuela's foreign ministry lashes out at Trump 

Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza's speech at assembly came a day after Trump signed a travel ban affecting some Venezuelan officials.

published on : 26th September 2017

US President Donald Trump tightens squeeze with revised travel ban

The new rules, which will impact the citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen - and some from Venezuela -will go into effect on October 18.

published on : 25th September 2017

Venezuela pro-government assembly fires dissident prosecutor

In its first session, Venezuela’s pro-government constituent assembly takes the dramatic step of firing the state prosecutor, Luisa Ortega, who is a leading challenger to President Nicolas Maduro.

published on : 6th August 2017
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