Venezuelan opposition marches against Maduro; student killed - The Fiscal Times

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan security forces fired tear gas as demonstrators staged what they billed as the "mother of all marches" against President Nicolas Maduro on Wednesday, and a student caught up in a clash died after being shot in the head.

The Latest: OAS chief condemns Venezuela as march unfolds - Albany Times Union

A government supporter holds an image of Venezuela's late president Hugo Chavez, during a march in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro called on Venezuelans to ... more. Photo: Fernando Llano, AP.

Venezuela: Thousands March in Opposing Pro, Anti-Govt Rallies - teleSUR English

As political tensions continue to run high in Venezuela, opposing marches took to the streets in Caracas on the 207th anniversary of the South American country's independence to rally in support of and against the government of President Nicolas Maduro.

Venezuelan opposition begins 'mother of all marches' against Maduro - Reuters

CARACAS Venezuela's opposition began the "mother of all marches" on Wednesday, accusing President Nicolas Maduro of resorting to dictatorial measures to quash popular outrage over a deepening economic crisis. In the culmination of a fortnight of ...

Government Supporters, Critics Prepare for Mass Protests Across Venezuela - Latin American Herald Tribune

CARACAS - The government supporters and the anti-government demonstrators are set to carry out a mass protest throughout Venezuela on Wednesday amid tensions fueled by President Nicolas Maduro's activation of a so-called "Plan Zamora" as a ...

Tens of thousands of Venezuelans march against government - Minneapolis Star Tribune

CARACAS, Venezuela — Tens of thousands of opponents of President Nicolas Maduro flooded the streets of Caracas amid confusion and tear gas Wednesday for what they've dubbed the "mother of all marches" against the embattled socialist leader.

More Than 20 Countries to Show Solidarity with Venezuela's Revolution - teleSUR English

Events are planned around the world to coincide with demonstrations taking place in Caracas by government supporters.. Solidarity movements from more than 20 countries around the world will hold a day of solidarity with Venezuela, in response to ...

Tens of thousands of Venezuelans march against Maduro - India.com

Caracas, Apr 19 (AP) Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro flooded the streets of Caracas today for what they've dubbed the "mother of all marches" against the embattled socialist leader. By PTI Feeds | Published: April 19, 2017 10:22 PM IST Email.

Police Disperse Caracas Protesters With Tear Gas Bombs - Yahoo News

Protesters in front of San Jose de Tarbes School in Caracas, Venezuela, scattered after police launched tear gas bombs to disperse them on April 19. Large-scale demonstrations were planned in Caracas and across Venezuela on Wednesday to protest ...

The Latest: Venezuela Guard deploys tear gas on march - WAND

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - The Latest on opposition and pro-government marches in Venezuela. (all times local):. 11:50 a.m.. Venezuelan National Guard members are deploying tear gas on an opposition march in western Caracas in an effort to disperse ...

Venezuela in fevered political chaos and economic crisis - euronews

In his four years in power the Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro has lurched from catastrophe to catastrophe. Hace 15 años la oligarquía le dio en este lugar una puñalada al pueblo, pero hoy hemos aprendido a vencer al golpismo pic.twitter.com/ ...

Cuba cautions against foreign meddling in Venezuela's crisis - Fox News

LISBON, Portugal – A senior Cuban official is warning foreign countries against meddling in the internal affairs of Venezuela, where President Nicolas Maduro is facing down mass protests. Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez says foreigners should ...

Venezuelans gear up for major march against Maduro - Colorado Springs Gazette

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro are preparing to take to the streets Wednesday in what they've dubbed the "mother of all marches" against Venezuela's embattled socialist leader. Security forces have fired tear gas and ...

Venezuela: What is happening? - Aljazeera.com

A look at the country's ongoing protests against the government of President Maduro and the current political situation. 19 Apr 2017 11:36 GMT |. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social.

'I won't let fear stop me': A Venezuelan opposition leader fights on against an embattled president - Los Angeles Times

Hasler Iglesias clearly remembers the day he became a student militant, when at age 15 he joined a demonstration at his Caracas high school against the closing of RCTV, one of the last independent broadcast stations in Venezuela. In an increasingly ...

Socialist Venezuelan Leader Steps Up Arming of Supporters After Outlawing, Confiscating Civilian Guns - Washington Free Beacon

The socialist leader of Venezuela announced in a speech to regime loyalists his plan to arm hundreds of thousands of supporters after a years-long campaign to confiscate civilian-owned guns. "A gun for every militiaman!" Venezuelan president Nicolas ...

Five 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 Venezuela's oil-based crisis. Venezuela Proteste in Caracas ...

Venezuela braces for 'mother of all protests' - Channel NewsAsia

Venezuela braced for rival demonstrations on Wednesday (Apr 19) for and against President Nicolas Maduro, whose push to tighten his grip on power has triggered waves of deadly unrest that have escalated the country's political and economic crisis.

On Eve of Huge Protest, Venezuela's Maduro Takes Extra Security Measures - Latin American Herald Tribune

CARACAS -- Embattled Venezuelan President said Tuesday night he was implementing a domestic security plan the day before a demonstration against his rule the opposition has dubbed "the mother of all marches." The plan includes placing state police ...

Maduro executes Plan Zamoro to tackle "mother of all protests" in Venezuela - euronews

With what the opposition is calling the “mother of all protests” called for today the Venezuelan government has met in crisis as the latest wave of public unrest escalates. President Nicolas Maduro has gathered his government and generals, signing into ...