Venezuela


At least 25 inmates dead in clashes with police at Venezuela jail

2019-05-25 13:33

Clashes at a jail in western Venezuela killed at least 25 inmates and wounded 20 police, an NGO that defends prisoner rights said.

Mexico gives 'protection' to Venezuelan opposition lawmaker

2019-05-15 17:05

The Mexican government said that its embassy in Venezuela has taken in opposition lawmaker Franco Manuel Casella to provide him "protection and safety", even as Mexico City insists it is not meddling in the Venezuelan crisis.

Five dead, 233 arrested in Venezuela protests - Attorney General

2019-05-07 13:51

Five people died and 233 were arrested in protests sparked by a failed military uprising against Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro last week, Attorney General Tarek William Saab said.

One dead, 46 hurt in Venezuela May Day clashes

2019-05-03 07:33

May Day clashes between opposition supporters and Venezuela's armed forces in Caracas left a woman dead and 46 people injured, with opposition leader Juan Guaido attempting to rally demonstrators against President Nicolas Maduro.

UN urged to declare Venezuela a humanitarian emergency

2019-04-11 05:19

Human Rights Watch and public health researchers from Johns Hopkins are urging the United Nations to declare the situation in Venezuela "a complex humanitarian emergency that poses a serious risk to the region".

Large parts of Venezuela hit by new blackout

2019-04-10 11:00

A new blackout across large parts of crisis-hit Venezuela, including the capital Caracas, forced many to spend another night in the dark.

Maduro announces 30 days of electricity rationing in Venezuela

2019-04-01 15:04

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro announced 30 days of electricity rationing after his government said it was reducing the length of the workday and keeping schools closed due to devastating blackouts plaguing the country.

WATCH: Maduro blames 'terrorists' as new blackout grips Venezuela

2019-03-27 14:46

President Nicolas Maduro has blamed 'terrorists' for a new, near-nationwide blackout that gripped Venezuela, two weeks after a similar outage caused deaths and chaos.

New power outage leaves much of Venezuela in the dark

2019-03-26 19:06

Much of Venezuela remained without electricity on Tuesday as a new power outage spread across the country in what many fear will be a repeat of the chaos almost two weeks ago during the nation's largest-ever blackout

WATCH: Venezuela parliament declares state of 'alarm' over blackout

2019-03-12 14:44

Venezuela's opposition-dominated National Assembly declares a state of "national alarm" over the "general calamity" caused by a blackout that has now lasted four days.

 

US election | Venezuela aid: WATCH the top World news videos for today

2019-05-17 06:50

Trump mocks De Blasio's presidential candidacy | Chinese humanitarian aid arrives in Venezuela; here are the top World news videos for your Friday. WATCH THEM NOW.

Venezuela braces for unrest as Maduro clamps down

2019-05-11 12:57

Venezuela has braced for another day of nationwide protests after President Nicolas Maduro clamped down further on opposition leader Juan Guaido, locking up his deputy in a military prison following a dramatic arrest.

Venezuela's Maduro tells armed forces to be 'ready' in case of US attack

2019-05-04 20:13

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro called on the armed forces to be "ready" in the event of a US military offensive against the South American country, in a speech to troops on Saturday.

WATCH: Guaido supporters clash with Venezuelan National Guard in Caracas

2019-05-02 19:16

Guaido supporters faced off against units from Venezuela's military police in Caracas. Tear gas was deployed repeatedly in an attempt to disperse the protesters in the Altamira neighbourhood in the east of the city.

Large parts of Venezuela hit by new blackout

2019-04-10 18:44

A new blackout across large parts of crisis-hit Venezuela, including the capital Caracas, forced many to spend another night in the dark.

Extreme load shedding hits Venezuela | Measles emergency in New York: WATCH the top World videos for your Wednesday

2019-04-10 07:41

Fresh blackout hits Caracas | New York declares measles emergency; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH.

Venezuelans search for water as new blackouts hit nationwide

2019-03-28 19:40

More power outages have hit Venezuela, knocking out water pumps and forcing some Caracas residents to spend hours searching for bottled water in the few shops that were open or to fill up containers at springs in the city's hills.

WATCH: Venezuela crisis | NZ mosque attack burials; top World news videos for today

2019-03-27 09:06

Venezuela blackout plunges Caracas into darkness | Bodies of Bangladeshis killed in NZ mosque attack arrive home; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH.

SA's stance on Venezuelan crisis 'disappointing', 'puzzling' - US

2019-03-12 18:31

The US has denounced South Africa's stance on the political crisis in Venezuela as "disappointing", adding that it is "puzzling", given South Africa's history and what the Venezuelan people are going through.

WATCH: Power struggle as more blackouts hit Venezuela while opposition, government rally

2019-03-10 15:50

The Venezuelan opposition and government loyalists have held rival demonstrations in Caracas, as both sides prepared for what some fear could be a protracted power struggle.

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