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Feb 08, 2018
Venezuela presidential election: Voting on 22 April as President Nicolas Maduro eyes second term; Opposition cries foulVenezuela's electoral council has set 22 April as the date for a controversial presidential election, which the opposition accuses President Nicolas Maduro of using to engineer a second term for himself.
Feb 05, 2018
US may impose sanctions against Venezuela's oil sector, but remains wary of effect on country's peopleThe United States said on Sunday it has not ruled out sanctions on Venezuelan oil as it turns the screw on President Nicolas Maduro, but is wary of hurting the country's people.
Jan 27, 2018
Emmanuel Macron calls for tougher sanctions against Venezuela, urges South American nation's partners to follow suitEmmanuel Macron on Friday called for harsher European sanctions against Venezuela and urged the South American country's trading partners to follow suit
Jan 25, 2018
With country mired in economic and political crises, Venezuela president Nicolas Maduro launches sudden election campaignWith Venezuela in economic free-fall, Nicolas Maduro on Wednesday launched his sudden campaign for a new term in a vote to be held by late April.
Jan 20, 2018
US Supreme Court to review Donald Trump's latest travel ban, check for religious discriminationThe US Supreme Court has said it will review President Donald Trump's latest travel ban affecting citizens from six Muslim majority countries plus North Korea and Venezuela
Jan 17, 2018
US warns investors over Venezuela's proposed launch of 100 million 'petro' cryptocurrencyAdvisers to the Venezuelan government are recommending it sell $2.3 billion of its new cryptocurrency in a private offering at a discount of up to 60 percent.
Dec 26, 2017
As Nicolas Maduro consolidates power, Venezuela's Opposition reinvents itself with free meals, medical checkupsInflation in Venezuela is projected to surpass 2,000 percent this year, and the economy is estimated to have shrunk by 12 percent. Shortages of food, medicine and basic goods have become dire amid moves by Maduro to crack down on dissent
Dec 24, 2017
Venezuela bans two diplomats from Canada, Brazil over criticism of President Nicolas Maduro's socialist govtVenezuela on Saturday said two diplomats from Canada and Brazil were no longer welcome, in an escalating showdown over their criticism of President Nicolas Maduro
Dec 19, 2017
From Gulf diplomatic crisis to Robert Mugabe's fall, here are the world's biggest political stories of 2017From the inauguration of US president Donald Trump, to record hurricanes, here are the 12 key events which marked 2017:
Dec 11, 2017
Venezuela political crisis: Opposition parties cannot participate in next presidential election, says Nicolas MaduroVenezuela's leading opposition parties cannot take part in next year's presidential election because they did not take part in Sunday's local voting, President Nicolas Maduro said