Venezuela protest

Death toll rises in Venezuelan protests against President Nicolas Maduro

Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro stage sit-ins and roadblocks and the death of an 18-year-old demonstrator brings the death toll to at least 39. 

published on : 16th May 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

Security forces fire tear gas at Venezuela demo

Venezuela's angry opposition clashed with the police as they rallied, vowing huge street protests against President Maduro's plan to rewrite the constitution and accusing him of dodging elections.

published on : 4th May 2017

Venezuela death toll rises as unrest crosses third week

Venezuelan police clash with opposition protesters amid heightened tensions in the divided OPEC nation.

published on : 25th April 2017

Looting breaks out amid riots in Venezuela

The latest incidence of looting comes as Venezuela struggles with an acute shortage of food and basic items.

published on : 22nd April 2017