Elizabeth Melimopoulos

Elizabeth Melimopoulos

Elizabeth Melimopoulos is an online producer with Al Jazeera English. She has covered stories in Latin America mainly Venezuela and Mexico, and writes on elections, politics, and Mexico’s war on drugs.

 

Venezuela

Venezuelans rally in rival protests as crisis intensifies

Thousands march in Venezuela a day after opposition's Guaido called for uprising as Maduro remained defiant.

Venezuelans rally in rival protests as crisis intensifies

Venezuela

Venezuelans rally as opposition leader Guaido calls for uprising

Opposition and gov't supporters join protest after Guaido calls for 'military uprising' to remove President Maduro.

Venezuelans rally as opposition leader Guaido calls for uprising

Poverty & Development

Venezuela in crisis: 'There is no water, no power, no nothing'

Repeated blackouts have led to severe water shortages across the country.

Venezuela in crisis: 'There is no water, no power, no nothing'

Latin America

US calls on UN to recognise Guaido as Venezuela's president

US Vice President Mike Pence urges body to revoke UN credentials of the government of Nicolas Maduro.

US calls on UN to recognise Guaido as Venezuela's president

Venezuela

OAS recognises Guaido's envoy until new Venezuela elections held

Regional group votes to recognise opposition leader Juan Guaido's envoy as country's delegate in blow to Nicolas Maduro.

OAS recognises Guaido's envoy until new Venezuela elections held

Latin America

Venezuelans take to the streets as power struggle persists

Thousands rally in Caracas in the latest rival displays for and against President Nicolas Maduro.

Venezuelans take to the streets as power struggle persists

Venezuela

Venezuela braces for another round of rival protests

Thousands expected to march on Saturday in separate protests called for by Maduro and opposition leader Guaido.

Venezuela braces for another round of rival protests

Venezuela

Venezuelans struggle to find water in the aftermath of blackouts

Lack of water is one of the worst side effects of power outages that have gone on for weeks.

Venezuelans struggle to find water in the aftermath of blackouts

Venezuela

Rival rallies held in Caracas as Venezuela crisis intensifies

Government supporters protest against 'imperialism', as in another part of Caracas the opposition demands 'change'.

Rival rallies held in Caracas as Venezuela crisis intensifies

Venezuela

Venezuela, the military, and its support: An explainer

Who does Venezuela's military support and why is it so important in the country's current political crisis?

Venezuela, the military, and its support: An explainer

Venezuela

Venezuela: A simple guide to understanding the current crisis

As Venezuela's crisis reaches a tipping point, here's a simple guide with key points of the current situation.

Venezuela: A simple guide to understanding the current crisis

War & Conflict

Venezuela: After a day of turmoil, what is expected next?

As uncertainty sets in, analysts say unrest is likely to continue as Nicolas Maduro and Juan Guaido struggle for power.

Venezuela: After a day of turmoil, what is expected next?