Venezuela

Rival rallies held on Venezuela's independence day

President Maduro made a call for dialogue, while opposition leader Guaido slammed 'dictatorship'.

Rival rallies held on Venezuela's independence day

Venezuela

Thousands killed as Venezuelan death squads unleashed

Security forces conduct 'shockingly high' number of extrajudicial killings, new report by UN rights chief says.

UN report: Venezuela death squads kill young men, stage scenes

Latin America

Colombian hospitals overwhelmed with Venezuelans

A few aid organizations are trying to help as cases of measles, tuberculosis and malaria are on the rise.

Risking it all

Venezuela's Fuel Traffickers on the Fringes

Faced with a collapsing economy, some risk smuggling fuel to Colombia while dodging Venezuelan soldiers at the border.

Venezuela

Outrage over the death of Venezuelan navy captain

Opposition's Guaido and the US blame Maduro's government for the death of navy officer Rafael Acosta Arevalo.

Venezuela: Outrage over the death of a detained navy captain

Latin America

Venezuelan migrants risk discrimination for new life in Chile

Chile clamps down on undocumented migration, closing the door to migrants as the country's immigration is soaring again.

Latin America

OAS: Venezuela migration may become world's largest by 2020

Group appeals to international community for help as OAS estimates Venezuelan exodus could reach eight million next year

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US sanctions Maduro's son as it raises pressure on Venezuela

Senior US official says Trump administration is considering expanding action against family members of Maduro officials.

US sanctions Maduro's son as it raises pressure on Venezuela

Latin America

Uruguay walks out of OAS assembly over Guaido envoy inclusion

The regional group voted in April to recognise Venezuela's opposition envoy as country's delegate in blow to Maduro.

Uruguay walks out of OAS assembly over Guaido envoy inclusion

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Venezuelan ex-electric chief among 2 indicted in US

The same man who ran Venezuela's electricity ministry during recent blackouts has been charged with US money laundering.

Venezuelan ex-electric chief among 2 indicted in US

Venezuela

Maduro says he will be 'ruthless' if opposition attempts coup

President's warning comes after officials reportedly foiled a coup plot that included murdering the Venezuelan leader.

Maduro says he will be 'ruthless' if opposition attempts coup

Latin America

OAS says Venezuela is the region's top priority

Organization of American States appeals to the international community for aid for Venezuelan migrants.

OAS says Venezuela is the region's top priority

Latin America

Five things to watch for at the OAS General Assembly in Colombia

Member nations of Organization of American States are due to convene in Colombia to tackle the hemisphere's challenges.

Five things to watch for at the OAS General Assembly in Colombia

Venezuela

Russian air force plane lands in Venezuela: report

A Ilyushin 62 jet reportedly arrived in Caracas months after similar visit prompted war of words between US and Russia.

Russian air force plane lands in Venezuela: report

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Venezuela's oil crisis destabilises Colombian black markets

The crash in illicit fuel trade left thousands of people unable to make a living, say Colombian police.

Venezuela's oil crisis destabilises Colombian black markets