Venezuela

Venezuela adds civilian militia to armed forces

The move will vastly expand the military headcount with less-trained civilian militia members.

Venezuela adds civilian militia to armed forces

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Venezuela seizes Citgo executives after two-month house arrest

For months now, Washington has called for the release of the group, which includes naturalised United States citizens.

Venezuela seizes Citgo executives after two-month house arrest

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Venezuela's banks store millions in dollars and euros: Reuters

Some $1.8bn worth of foreign currency has entered Venezuela in the last year, according to three senior banking sources.

Venezuela's banks store millions in dollars and euros: Reuters

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Trinidad cancels gas deal over US sanctions on Venezuela

Caribbean nation cancels agreement with Venezuela to jointly develop natural gas field due to US sanctions on PDVSA.

Trinidad cancels gas deal over US sanctions on Venezuela

Travel ban

Trump expands travel ban to six additional countries

Rights groups slam expanded ban, which includes restrictions for Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan, Tanzania.

Trump expands travel ban to six additional countries

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Banking on transition: Buying shares in Venezuelan rum-maker

Some investors believe socialist-ruled Venezuela may see an economic transition like that of China and the Soviet Union.

Banking on transition: Buying shares in Venezuelan rum-maker

Juan Guaido

A year on, Guaido's image in trouble as opposition faces cracks

Where does Venezuela's opposition stand a year after Juan Guaido declared himself interim president?

Latin America

Venezuela has 'world's highest murder rate'

A non-government organisation says many of the murders in the South American country are extrajudicial killings by police.

Latin America

Venezuela intelligence agents raid Guaido offices: Opposition

Guaido, who has defied a travel ban to go to Europe, is locked in a power struggle with President Nicolas Maduro.

Venezuela intelligence agents raid Guaido offices: Opposition

Venezuela

Pompeo vows US support as he meets Venezuela's Guaido in Colombia

Nicolas Maduro's government dismisses opposition leader's bid abroad to shore up international backing as 'irrelevant'.

Pompeo vows US support as he meets Venezuela's Guaido in Colombia

Latin America

Venezuela's Guaido defies travel ban, heads to Colombia

Opposition leader arrives in Bogota, where he is expected to meet US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

Venezuela's Guaido defies travel ban, heads to Colombia

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Juan Guaido interview: 'All Venezuelans want change'

Venezuela's opposition leader discusses the worsening political crisis, sanctions and the future of his country.

Latin America

Venezuela opposition claims evidence of bribes

They say audio recordings reveal $700,000 was offered from officials for them to turn on leader Juan Guaido.

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Venezuela's 'pork leg' politics highlight Russian influence

The intrigue surrounding pork legs points to the intersection of forces shaping Venezuelan life in 2020.

Venezuela's 'pork leg' politics highlight Russian influence

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Venezuela dollarisation: Use of American dollars increasing

Turning to US dollar, Venezuelans move away from bolivar as economic crisis continues.