Latin America

Up to 200,000 Venezuelans march in anti-Maduro protests

Protesters take to Venezuela's streets to mark 50 days of protests against President Nicolas Maduro.

Latin America

Venezuela's Capriles says he was blocked from UN trip

Street violence continues as opposition leader says his passport was confiscated en route to UN in New York.

Venezuela's Capriles says he was blocked from UN trip

Latin America

Brazil's beleaguered President Temer refuses to resign

Protests called in Brazil's main cities after President Michel Temer, accused of bribery, refuses to step down.

Brazil's beleaguered President Temer refuses to resign

Turkey

US decries Washington, DC, brawl during Erdogan's visit

US expresses concern in 'strongest possible terms' after violence erupted outside the Turkish embassy.

US decries Washington, DC, brawl during Erdogan's visit

The Listening Post

Brazil general strike: Behind the media silence

We examine why Brazil's media outlets treated a national strike that paralysed much of the country as a non-story.

Inside Story

Will people power force change in Venezuela?

Can President Nicolas Maduro's drive to rewrite the constitution be stopped?

Opinion

The end of autocracy in Venezuela?

After living in an electoral autocracy for 18 years, Venezuela is now ready to revolt for democracy.

Maryhen Jimenez Morales

by Maryhen Jimenez Morales

Maryhen Jimenez Morales

Latin America

Brazil FM accuses Venezuela's president of a 'coup'

Opposition and several Latin American nations condemn president's call for a new constitution to end Venezuela's crisis.

Europe

Russian police arrest dozens of anti-Putin protesters

More than 100 arrested in St Petersburg at demonstration against Vladimir Putin's expected candidacy in 2018.

Russian police arrest dozens of anti-Putin protesters

Opinion

Resistance is a way of life for Kashmiri youth

Why Kashmir's millennials have stones in their hands.

Ather Zia

by Ather Zia

Ather Zia

Latin America

Venezuela braced for new protest in wave of unrest

A test of government tolerance after days of running street battles with rubber bullets and Molotov cocktails.

Latin America

12 killed in Venezuela as protests continue

Deaths occurred overnight throughout the capital Caracas during running street battles with security forces and looting.

12 killed in Venezuela as protests continue

Politics

Deadly violence at Venezuela's 'mother of all marches'

Opposition protesters flood capital Caracas and other cities as President Maduro urges supporters to also rally.

Latin America

Protesters clash with police in Venezuela

Amid shortages of food and medicine, thousands take to Caracas streets as campaign to topple the president turns deadly.

Fifth person dies in protests against Nicolas Maduro

Latin America

Massive anti-Maduro protests continue in Venezuela

Police used tear gas against demonstrators as anti-government protests continue in Caracas.