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By Edition On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Venezuela’s Maduro seeks debt negotiations after US sanctions

CARACAS - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has invited bondholders to unspecified “negotiations” over the country’s foreign debt in coming days, in response to recent US financial sanctions. With Venezuela More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
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U.S. plans to sanction more Venezuelans tied to Maduro

WASHINGTON - The U.S. is preparing to expand sanctions against Venezuela by freezing assets of 10 to 20 additional people tied to the government of President Nicolas Maduro, according to two people familiar with More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
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Venezuela vote: Turnout figure ‘tampered with’

LONDON - Turnout numbers for Sunday's controversial vote in Venezuela have been "tampered with", the company that provided the voting system alleges. Venezuela's electoral authorities said more than eight million More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
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Controversial constituent assembly elected in Venezuela amid cries of fraud and threat of us sanctions

CARACAS - President Nicolas Maduro has claimed victory in yesterday’s vote that saw a Constituent Assembly – which will have the power to rewrite Venezuela’s constitution – replacing the National Assembly. Maduro More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
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U.S. slaps sanctions on Venezuelan president Maduro

WASHINGTON - The Treasury Department slapped sanctions on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Monday, sending a clear signal of the Trump administration’s opposition to his regime. The move comes a day after Maduro More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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National Guard breaks up opposition march on Venezuelan Supreme Court

CARACAS - National Guard troops riding motorcycles fired tear gas on Saturday to break up an opposition march to the Supreme Court of Justice in an offensive against President Nicolas Maduro and his planned changes More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Venezuela opposition warns of stepped-up action, beginning with national strike

CARACAS - Venezuela’s opposition has called for a 24-hour national strike on Thursday in protest against President Nicolás Maduro’s plans for a new constituent assembly that would have the power to scrap the More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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A Venezuela settlement will require pressure from outside

CARACAS - Venezuela is stuck between a rock and a very hard place. The government has vowed, in less than 30 days, to elect a “constituent assembly” that will further divide a country in dire straits. President More...

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By Edition On Friday, June 30th, 2017
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Venezuela’s former National Guard chief charged, street clashes continue

CARACAS - Venezuela’s Attorney General Luisa Ortega on Thursday announced charges against the former head of the national guard, accusing him of systematic human rights violations during sometimes deadly anti-government More...

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By Edition On Friday, June 30th, 2017
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Government of Curaçao monitoring the situation in Venezuela

WILLEMSTAD - For some time now there have been indications that there could be a civil war in the South American country of Venezuela. Several resistance groups from inside the country have been calling resist everything More...