Venezuela

US renews call for OAS to eject Venezuela

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urges Organization of American States members to kick out Venezuela.

Latin America

Venezuela releases 39 jailed activists

Authorities say move fulfilled a promise made by President Nicolas Maduro before controversial May 20 election.

Venezuela releases 39 jailed activists

Opinion

Is socialism to blame for Venezuela's never-ending crisis?

Though '21st-century socialism' is implicated in Venezuela's collapse, so too are many characteristics of capitalism.

Asa Cusack

by Asa Cusack

Asa Cusack

Politics

Rival of Venezuela president demands new election

Venezuela presidential challenger calls for new election as Canada slaps new sanctions on the Latin American country.

Venezuela: Maduro rival Henri Falcon demands new election

Venezuela

EU prepares to hit Venezuela with new sanctions

Bloc agrees to 'swiftly' adopt new sanctions against Venezuelan officials following vote which 'lacked credibility'.

EU prepares to hit Venezuela with new sanctions

Latin America

Colombians vote in first presidential election since peace deal

Voters head to the polls amid concerns about corruption, peace and the Venezuela crisis.

United States

US prisoner freed from Venezuela prison meets Trump

White House thanks President Maduro's 'regime' for releasing Joshua Holt but says policy on Venezuela will not change.

US prisoner freed from Venezuela prison meets Trump

Opinion

Venezuela is about to explode

Under increasing pressure from the US and its allies, Venezuela might be on the verge of a bloody coup.

Matias Vernengo

by Matias Vernengo

Matias Vernengo

Venezuela

Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro sworn in for a new term

Maduro acknowledged Venezuela's difficulties in a speech at the ceremony, but repeated his accusations that foreign countries, led by the US, were undermining the economy.

Venezuela

'Enough conspiring': Venezuela expels US envoy

Venezuelan president expels top US diplomat after Washington imposes new sanctions over disputed presidential election.

Nicolas Maduro expels US envoy amid new sanctions

Venezuela

What's next for Venezuela after Maduro's re-election

President Nicolas Maduro won another six-year term, but new sanctions may bring the country to its knees, analysts say.

Venezuela

Fourteen countries recall Venezuela envoys over vote

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was re-elected as president on Sunday in an election marred by controversy.

Venezuela

Maduro wins Venezuela polls: 'They underestimated me'

President Nicolas Maduro wins a new six-year term in a controversial vote, but the rival candidate calls for a new vote.

Venezuela

Venezuela elections: All you need to know

Venezuelans are heading to the polls on Sunday to elect a new president and representatives for the state councils.

Venezuela

Maduro on track for second term as opposition boycotts vote

Turnout in Venezuela election reported to be low after main opposition coalition called for abstention, alleging vote was rigged.