Venezuela

US planes carrying aid for Venezuela land in Colombia

Opposition leader Juan Guaido calls for aid distribution, but President Maduro has refused its entry to Venezuela.

US planes carrying aid for Venezuela land in Colombia

The Listening Post

Gabriel Garcia Marquez: Chronicle of a journalism untold

While Nobel Prize laureate Garcia Marquez is mostly known for his literature, he always considered himself a journalist.

Latin America

Volunteers ready US aid for Venezuela, Maduro vows to block it

Volunteers prepare assistance packets as Maduro describes the aid as ‘fake', part of coup attempt.

Latin America

UN: Stop politicising Venezuela humanitarian aid

UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric says 'serious political negotiations' necessary to resolve crisis.

Colombia

As more Venezuelans flee, the crisis pushes deeper into Colombia

Groups document surge in number of Venezuelans crossing into Colombia in January, with locals ramping up efforts to help

As more Venezuelans flee, the crisis pushes deeper into Colombia

Latin America

Anti-Maduro protests: Venezuelans overseas support Guaido

Thousands of Venezuelans are protesting against Maduro in countries across the Americas and Europe.

Venezuela

The Wall of Laments: 'It wasn't easy leaving Venezuela'

Venezuelans fleeing hyperinflation and poverty share stories of struggle at small cantina across the border in Colombia.

On the border, Venezuelans leave notes at the 'Wall of Laments'

Latin America

Venezuela crisis: Thousands continue to flee country

As political crisis deepens, those who have left say even if president has changed, recovery is still years away.

Humanitarian crises

Groups hope renewed focus on Venezuela will bring much-needed aid

Rights groups and Venezuelans on Colombia border say more funding is needed to cope with influx of migrants.

Groups hope renewed focus on Venezuela will bring much-needed aid

Venezuela

On Colombian border, fleeing Venezuelans have little hope

As political crisis deepens, those who have left say even if president has changed, recovery is still years away.

On Colombian border, fleeing Venezuelans have little hope

Latin America

Regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as interim president

US, Canada, Brazil, Colombia, among others recognise Juan Guaido as country's interim president.

Regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as interim president

Colombia

Colombia's ELN rebels claim deadly police academy attack

National Liberation Army said suicide bombing was a reprisal after authorities failed to respect a unilateral ceasefire.

Colombia's ELN rebels claim deadly police academy attack

Latin America

Colombia protests over deadliest attack in 16 years

Government blames Colombia's rebel group, the ELN, for the attack that killed 21 people, including 20 police cadets.

Inside Story

What now for peace in Colombia?

The deadliest attack in Colombia for 15 years killed 21 people and injured dozens more.

Latin America

Colombia asks Cuba to extradite ELN rebels after bombing kills 21

Cuba sidesteps Colombia's request to extradite the rebels after Bogota blames the group for Thursday's car bombing.

Colombia asks Cuba to extradite ELN rebels after bombing kills 21