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US President Donald Trump’s sanctions against Iran and Venezuela have inadvertently increased demand for a Russian brand of crude oil, boosting revenues for the nation’s exporters.
The US government announced indictments against a current and former official in Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's administration on money laundering charges.
Venezuela's annual inflation dropped below 1 million percent in May for the first time since 2018, according to the opposition-run congress.
Clashes at a jail in western Venezuela killed at least 25 inmates and wounded 20 police, an NGO that defends prisoner rights said.
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 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.
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.
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".
A new blackout across large parts of crisis-hit Venezuela, including the capital Caracas, forced many to spend another night in the dark.
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.
The US military accused a Venezuelan fighter aircraft of "aggressively" shadowing a US Navy EP-3 Aries II plane over international airspace.
Venezuela has freed an opposition legislator who spent almost two months behind bars, parliament announced, ahead of a visit by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet.
Lilian Tintori, the wife of Venezuela's leading opposition figure Leopoldo Lopez, and their daughter are in Madrid after having taken refuge in Spain's embassy in Caracas, the Spanish government says.
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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.
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.
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.
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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.
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