Venezuela

Venezuelan government denies facing migration crisis

Foreign ministry says 'normal' migration patterns are being used as a tool to justify foreign intervention.

Venezuela government denies facing migration crisis

Counting the Cost

Oil-rich Venezuela takes desperate measures to bolster economy

Venezuela, once the richest country in Latin America, is coping with one of the worst economic disasters in the world.

Latin America

Venezuela exodus threatens to spiral out of control

Neighbouring governments are trying to make it harder for Venezuelan migrants to stay or even enter their countries, but despite their efforts the exodus keeps accelerating.

Venezuela

General and colonel among 14 arrested over Maduro 'attack'

Arrests of high-ranking Venezuelan military figures reflects growing discontent among armed forces, opposition says.

General and colonel among 14 arrested over Maduro 'attack'

Latin America

Maduro to release proof of Colombian role in drone 'attack'

Venezuelan president says he has 'sufficient evidence' that Colombia is behind the foiled 'assassination attempt'.

Maduro to release proof of Colombian role in drone 'attack'

Venezuela

Maduro warns army over Trump's 'invasion' plans

Behind-the-scene talks reveal how Trump intended to take advantage of Venezuela's crisis to invade the country.

Maduro warns Venezuela army over Trump's 'invasion' plans

Latin America

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

Nicolas Maduro

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

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.

Humanitarian crises

My life in crisis: Diary of a Venezuelan journalist

How Venezuela's economic crisis has turned basic tasks like food shopping and commuting into feats of endurance.

My life in crisis: Diary of a Venezuelan journalist

Venezuela

Venezuela's crisis explained from the beginning

A look at the country's ongoing protests against the government of President Maduro and the current political situation.

Venezuela

Venezuelan opposition to boycott 'fraudulent' election

Democratic Unity movement says conditions lacking for fair elections, and makes demands for it to participate.

Venezuelan opposition to boycott 'fraudulent' election

Venezuela

Venezuela presidential election ordered by end of April

Nicolas Maduro expected to run again as Constituent Assembly votes unanimously to fast-track elections.

Venezuela presidential election ordered by end of April