Latin America

Venezuela exodus takes its toll on Colombian economy

Venezuela's crumbling economy has forced millions of people to leave the country and seek refuge in the neighbouring country.

Latin America

Freed Venezuelan activist arrives in Spain

Former student leader Lorent Saleh put on flight to Madrid days after anti-government politician died in state custody.

Freed Venezuelan activist Lorent Saleh arrives in Spain

Nicolas Maduro

Venezuela's Maduro: US planning to assassinate me

Beleaguered president says Trump administration 'has given the order' that he be killed, but vows plan will not succeed.

Venezuela's Maduro: US planning to assassinate me

Venezuela

Venezuelan politician mourned after suspicious death

Authorities say opposition figure committed suicide while in custody; the US and others say he was tortured and killed.

US accuses Venezuela spies of 'involvement' in suspicious death

Venezuela

Venezuela forms Migration Force to patrol its borders

At least a million Venezuelans have fled amid ongoing crises which President Maduro blames on an 'economic war'.

Venezuela forms Migration Force as thousands continue fleeing

Latin America

Colombia plans to clear informal Venezuelan camp in Bogota

Bogota is struggling to cope with the sudden influx of Venezuelans fleeing the crisis across the border.

Venezuela

Venezuela to significantly increase oil exports to China

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said additional Chinese investment will help boost oil production and exports.

Venezuela to significantly increase oil exports to China

Venezuela

Lima Group rules out military intervention in Venezuela

Eleven of the 14 governments respond to comments by OAS chief who refused to rule out military intervention.

Peru

Aid groups strain as Venezuelan refugee crisis spills over

Nearly two million Venezuelans are seeking better lives in neighbouring countries in Latin America and aid groups and local humanitarians are struggling to bear the load.

Latin America

OAS chief says 'military action not ruled out' in Venezuela

Luis Almagro says the only way to end the flow of refugees and migrants that is overwhelming resources in Colombia is to restore democracy to Venezuela and that the use of military force is an option.

In the Field

Venezuela's exodus: Forced to flee

As they consider leaving the country, three Venezuelans share their hopes and fears for the future with Al Jazeera.

Latin America

'Great founder': Venezuela's Maduro praises Mao during China trip

Venezuelan leader makes rare visit to Mao Zedong's mausoleum as he seeks Beijing's help in tackling economic crisis.

'Great founder': Venezuela's Maduro praises Mao during China trip

Latin America

Venezuela's crisis in numbers

Key facts and figures on Venezuela's economic crisis and the millions fleeing the country.

Venezuela's crisis in numbers

Venezuela

Trump officials met Venezuela military 'coup plotters'

New York Times reports says plans for Nicolas Maduro's overthrow fell apart after US officials declined to cooperate.

Trump officials met Venezuela military 'coup plotters'

Venezuela

Venezuela exodus: Neighbours should 'share the burden'

OAS Secretary-General Almagro says countries should grant legal status to Venezuelan migrants.

Venezuela exodus: Neighbours should 'share the burden'