Latin America

Opposition warns against plan to dissolve Venezuela parliament

Opposition leader Juan Guaido says president eyeing early elections, as rival Constituent Assembly holds meeting.

Opposition warns against plan to dissolve Venezuela parliament

Venezuela

US sanctions to worsen food and health crisis, UN warns

Sanctions will worsen situation for millions in terms of access to food and health, human rights chief says.

US sanctions on Venezuela could exacerbate crisis, UN warns

Latin America

Juan Guaido supports US sanctions against Venezuela government

'The problems we face today are not the sanctions, it's the dictatorship,' opposition leader Guaido says in an interview.

Latin America

Venezuela's Maduro halts talks with opposition after US sanctions

Negotiations scheduled in Barbados on Thursday and Friday shelved as Caracas blames US president for latest impasse.

Venezuela's Maduro halts talks with opposition after US sanctions

AJ Impact

China to bail out Venezuela's refineries in exchange for oil

If Venezuela's fuel production is restored quickly enough, the US economic blockade could be weakened.

 China to bail out Venezuela's refineries in exchange for oil

Reporter's Notebook

US sanctions on Venezuela to add to people's woes

Analysts say crippling sanctions will only make people poorer and more dependent on the Venezuelan government.

US sanctions on Venezuela likely to add to people's woes

US & Canada

Trump imposes economic embargo against Venezuela

First-ever expanded sanctions against a western hemisphere government in over 30 years similar to those faced by Cuba.

Trump imposes economic embargo against Venezuela

AJ Impact

Venezuela wants to sell bonds, but who is going to buy them?

$60bn worth of government bonds is up for sale, but demand is low and sanctions are keeping global investors away.

Venezuela wants to sell bonds, but who is going to buy them?

Latin America

Venezuela talks to resume this week: Opposition envoy

Without offering detials, opposition envoy says talks between Guaido and Maduro representatives will resume this week.

Venezuela talks to resume this week: Opposition envoy

AJ Impact

Despite sanctions, US firm to keep drilling for oil in Venezuela

Trump renewed Chevron's license to drill for oil in the embattled South American country.

Despite sanctions, US firm to keep drilling for oil in Venezuela

AJ Impact

New US sanctions target Venezuelan food subsidy scam

Treasury Department slaps punitive measures on corruption network used 'to exploit Venezuela's starving population'.

New US sanctions target Venezuelan food subsidy scam

Latin America

Lima Group seeks global pressure on Venezuela's Maduro

The group of a dozen Latin American countries and Canada has urged the world to push Caracas to hold new elections.

Lima Group seeks global pressure on Venezuela's Maduro

Latin America

Venezuela opposition rallies as blackout eases in some areas

Electricity slowly returns to some areas as Venezuela's National Assembly approves return to US-led defence pact.

Venezuela opposition rallies as blackout eases in some areas

Latin America

Venezuela suffers nationwide blackout in latest power outage

Information Minister says authorities in the process of re-establishing service after first major outage since March.

Venezuela suffers nationwide blackout in latest power outage

AJ Impact

Venezuela’s black market comeback hints at looming devaluation

The gap between the official exchange rate for Venezuela's currency - and the rate on the black market - is expanding.

Venezuela’s black market comeback hints at looming devaluation