AJ Impact

Maduro, Guaido claim ownership of gold stored in London vault

The $2bn in gold bars is stored in the UK, which recognises opposition leader Juan Guaido as Venezuela's president.

Maduro, Guaido claim ownership of gold stored in London vault

AJ Impact

Chinese firms may halt use of oil tankers that visited Venezuela

The move is meant to avoid disrupting operations if US blacklists more ships for trading with Caracas, Reuters reports.

Chinese firms may halt use of oil tankers that visited Venezuela

Opinion

Invasions and coup attempts will not bring democracy to Venezuela

Here is what the opposition can do to get Venezuela out of the current crisis.

Maryhen Jimenez Morales

by Maryhen Jimenez Morales
- Laura Gamboa

Maryhen Jimenez Morales

AJ Impact

US orders Marriott to wind down hotel operations in Cuba: Reuters

The move extinguishes what had been a symbol of the US-Cuban detente pursued by former US President Barack Obama.

US orders Marriott to wind down hotel operations in Cuba: Reuters

AJ Impact

US sanctions four shipping firms for transporting Venezuelan oil

Venezuelan foreign minister warned that US moves to inhibit crude exports would complicate food and medicine imports.

US sanctions four shipping firms for transporting Venezuelan oil

AJ Impact

Venezuela announces fuel price hike in historic policy shift

After decades of subsidies that allowed Venezuelans to essentially fill their tanks for free, fuel prices will increase.

Venezuela announces fuel price hike in historic policy shift

Iran

First Iranian oil tanker reaches Venezuelan waters

Five vessels carrying Iranian fuel heading to Venezuela amid rising tensions over a possible US move to halt delivery.

First Iranian oil tanker reaches Venezuelan waters

Cuba

US weighs returning Cuba to list of 'state sponsors of terrorism'

Havana, which has long denied any link to 'terrorism', dismissed the US Department of State announcement as 'spurious'.

US weighs returning Cuba to list of 'state sponsors of terrorism'

Juan Guaido

Guaido advisers quit following bungled Venezuela raid

Opposition leader Juan Guaido has denied any involvement in the attempte raid aimed at toppling Nicolas Maduro.

Guaido advisers quit following bungled Venezuela raid

Inside Story

Was the US involved in a coup attempt in Venezuela?

Washington says it had no direct involvement even as the detained United States suspects appear to claim otherwise.

AJ Impact

Maduro to tap dealmaker sanctioned by the US to ship gold to Iran

An indicted financier is reportedly helping orchestrate a gold-for-gasoline swap with Iran.

Maduro to tap dealmaker sanctioned by the US to ship gold to Iran

Venezuela

Trump: 'Rogue group' behind plot to overthrow Venezuela president

Venezuelan prosecutor requests extradition of US military veteran and two Venezuelans accused of involvement in plot.

Trump: 'Rogue group' behind plot to overthrow Venezuela president

Venezuela

Report: Venezuela opposition plotted Maduro overthrow

A 42-page document deals a blow to credibility of opposition leader Juan Guaido, who has denied any links to the plot.

Report: Venezuela opposition plotted Maduro overthrow

Venezuela

Venezuela broadcasts video of captured US mercenary

The video showed Luke Denman claiming the goal of the thwarted attempt was to capture and bring Maduro to the US.

Venezuela broadcasts video of captured US mercenary

Venezuela

Venezuela 'failed coup plot': What we know so far

Caracas blames Washington for incursion aimed at removing President Nicolas Maduro but the US denies involvement.

Venezuela 'failed coup plot': What we know so far