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Venezuela's crisis explained from the beginning - Aljazeera.com

A look at the country's ongoing protests against the government of President Maduro and the current political situation. 14 Dec 2017 13:07 GMT. Story highlights. How did protests start? Other problems in Venezuela; Latest developments. Caracas, the ...and more »

Venezuelans' Life Ratings Crumble With Their Country - Gallup

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Ahead of the swelling protests in Venezuela, just 13% of Venezuelans in 2016 rated their lives positively enough to be considered "thriving" -- a far cry from the 57% who were thriving the year before President Nicolas Maduro took ...and more »

Venezuela: Humanitarian Crisis Spilling into Brazil - Human Rights Watch

Hammocks where members of the Venezuelan Warao indigenous community sleep at a shelter in Boa Vista. Others sleep on the floor inside the shelter. February 11, 2017. © 2017 César Muñoz Acebes/Human Rights Watch. (Washington, DC) – Venezuela's ...and more »

Dark Times in Venezuela Signal Bright Future for Organized Crime - Insightcrime.org

Whatever happens following “the mother of all protests” in Venezuela on April 19, political uncertainty looks guaranteed and will be embraced by organized crime. Below, InSight Crime looks at some of the potential scenarios in Venezuela's short-term ...and more »

At Least 3 Die in Venezuela Protests Against Nicolás Maduro - New York Times

BOGOTÁ, Colombia — Protesters demanding elections and a return to democratic rule jammed the streets of Caracas and other Venezuelan cities on Wednesday. National Guard troops and government-aligned militias beat crowds back with tear gas, rubber ...and more »

Venezuela on the brink - Deutsche Welle

Venezuela is facing collapse amid multiple crises. DW takes a look at what brought the oil-rich nation to its knees. Protests in Venezuela. The last straw. Violent protests erupted across the country following a Supreme Court decision in late March to ...and more »

Mother of All Marches' Turns Violent in Venezuela - NBCNews.com

Demonstrators clash with police during the so-called "mother of all marches" in Caracas, Venezuela April 19, 2017. CARLOS GARCIA RAWLINS / Reuters. Share; Share · Tweet · Comment · Email; Print. Clashes between protesters and security forces erupted in ...and more »

"The Maduro Diet": A Photo Essay from Venezuela - Americas Quarterly

Shortages and a crumbling economy have forced Venezuelans to change their eating habits; many are losing weight and battling malnutrition. MaduroDiet. Empty fridges have become an increasingly common sight for many Venezuelans. Rafael Hernandez ...and more »

5 things to understand about oil-rich, cash-poor Venezuela - Deutsche Welle

Venezuela is flush with oil, but strapped for cash. Empty store shelves and hospitals short on medicine have driven its people to desperation. DW outlines five key points to understanding the oil-based crisis. Protests in Venezuela. Venezuela on the ...and more »

Venezuela Erupts In 'Mother Of All Protests' As Anti-Maduro Sentiment Seethes - NPR

Racked by food shortages and political unrest, Venezuela swelled with what organizers are calling the "mother of all protests" on Wednesday. Demonstrators have taken to the streets in the capital, Caracas, and other major cities across the country to ...and more »