Venezuela crisis

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

UN chief calls for all possible efforts to ease Venezuela crisis

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres urges Venezuela's authorities to make "all possible efforts" to ease tensions and prevent further violence after two opposition leaders were sent back to prison.

published on : 2nd August 2017

Molotov cocktails fly in Venezuela as heated protests claim more lives

Venezuelan protesters clash with police in the restive city of Tachira, as two more people die in the nationwide protests against socialist President Nicolas Maduro.

published on : 11th May 2017

Violinist keeps playing amidst clashes in Venezuela

A protester plays Venezuela's national anthem on the violin in the streets of Caracas while riot cops fire tear gas to break up a protest against President Maduro's efforts to reform the constitution

published on : 10th May 2017