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Tens of thousands of Venezuelans march against Maduro - WFTV Orlando

Tens of thousands of Venezuelans march against MaduroWFTV OrlandoCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro flooded the streets of Caracas Wednesday for what they've dubbed the "mother of all marches" against the embattled socialist leader. Clashes between protesters, police and government ...and more »

The Latest: Venezuela Guard deploys tear gas on march - ABC News

The Latest: Venezuela Guard deploys tear gas on marchABC NewsVenezuelan National Guard members are deploying tear gas on an opposition march in western Caracas in an effort to disperse demonstrators. The marchers who have flooded some major streets are refusing to budge. Opponents of President Nicolas ...and more »

Young man shot during protest in Caracas Venezuela: witnesses - Reuters;

Young man shot during protest in Caracas Venezuela: witnesses - Reuters

ReutersYoung man shot during protest in Caracas Venezuela: witnessesReutersSupporters (in red) of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and opposition supporters argue in Caracas, Venezuela April 19, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins. CARACAS A young man was shot during an anti-government demonstration in the ...and more »

Maduro Preparing To Swap Venezuela's Gold For Dollars - Asia Cruise News

Maduro Preparing To Swap Venezuela's Gold For DollarsAsia Cruise NewsIt was almost exactly two years ago when a cash-strapped Venezuela quietly conducted its first, little-noticed gold-for-cash swap with Citigroup, as part of which Maduro converted part of his nation's gold reserves into at least $1 billion in cash ...and more »

As Venezuela Girds for Massive Demonstrations, Maduro Accuses US of Plot - Voice of America;

As Venezuela Girds for Massive Demonstrations, Maduro Accuses US of Plot - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaAs Venezuela Girds for Massive Demonstrations, Maduro Accuses US of PlotVoice of AmericaWith Venezuela's capital girding for massive demonstrations Wednesday, President Nicolás Maduro is accusing the United States of trying to overthrow his leftist government. In an address from the national palace in Caracas Tuesday evening, Maduro ...and more »

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

Venezuelan opposition begins 'mother of all marches' against MaduroTODAYonlineCARACAS - 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 ...and more »

Venezuela in fevered political chaos and economic crisis - euronews;

Venezuela in fevered political chaos and economic crisis - euronews

euronewsVenezuela in fevered political chaos and economic crisiseuronewsIn 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/ ...and more »

Venezuela leader faces massive opposition rally, blames US - CBS News;

Venezuela leader faces massive opposition rally, blames US - CBS News

CBS NewsVenezuela leader faces massive opposition rally, blames USCBS NewsCARACAS, Venezuela -- 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 rubber ...and more »

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

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

Fox NewsCuba cautions against foreign meddling in Venezuela's crisisFox NewsLISBON, 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 ...and more »

Venezuelan president to arm nearly half a million “militia” members - Hot Air;

Venezuelan president to arm nearly half a million “militia” members - Hot Air

Hot AirVenezuelan president to arm nearly half a million “militia” membersHot AirOn Monday I found myself asking what the end game in Venezuela might look like, with one sad possibility being that the starving citizens might eventually have to rise up and overthrow President Nicolas Maduro by force. I'm not going to suggest that ...and more »

Hungary lawmakers debate bill seen meant to intimidate NGOs - WHIO

Hungary lawmakers debate bill seen meant to intimidate NGOsWHIOBudapest — Hungarian lawmakers have begun debating a draft bill seen as meant to intimidate non-governmental organizations which receive foreign financing. Deputies from Prime Minister Viktor Orban's Fidesz party said Wednesday that the only aim of ...and more »

Asia-Pacific groups support Venezuela, oppose US intervention - Green Left Weekly;

Asia-Pacific groups support Venezuela, oppose US intervention - Green Left Weekly

Green Left WeeklyAsia-Pacific groups support Venezuela, oppose US interventionGreen Left WeeklyAs Venezuela and its elected left-wing government faces a series of violent right-wing protests, attacks from the right across the region and threats from the United states, a range of left-wing and solidarity groups in the Asia-Pacific region released ...and more »

Venezuelan opposition to hold 'mother of all marches' against Maduro - Reuters;

Venezuelan opposition to hold 'mother of all marches' against Maduro - Reuters

ReutersVenezuelan opposition to hold 'mother of all marches' against MaduroReutersVenezuelan opposition leader and Governor of Miranda state Henrique Capriles speaks during an interview with Reuters in Caracas, Venezuela April 18, 2017. REUTERS/Marco Bello. 1/3. left. right. FILE PHOTO: An opposition supporter waves a ...and more »

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

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

Los Angeles Times'I won't let fear stop me': A Venezuelan opposition leader fights on against an embattled presidentLos Angeles TimesHasler 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 ...and more »

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

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

Washington Free BeaconSocialist Venezuelan Leader Steps Up Arming of Supporters After Outlawing, Confiscating Civilian GunsWashington Free BeaconThe 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 ...and more »

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

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

Deutsche WelleFive things to understand about oil-rich, cash-poor VenezuelaDeutsche WelleVenezuela 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 ...and more »

Venezuela braces for 'mother of all protests' - News24;

Venezuela braces for 'mother of all protests' - News24

News24Venezuela braces for 'mother of all protests'News24Caracas - Venezuela braced for rival demonstrations on Wednesday for and against President Nicolas Maduro, whose moves to tighten his grip on power have triggered deadly unrest and escalated the country's political and economic crisis. Maduro's ...and more »

Venezuela braces for the 'mother of all protests' as both sides call for rallies - The Guardian;

Venezuela braces for the 'mother of all protests' as both sides call for rallies - The Guardian

The GuardianVenezuela braces for the 'mother of all protests' as both sides call for ralliesThe GuardianAt least six people have been killed and 200 injured since the end of March. Photograph: Federico Parra/AFP/Getty Images. Venezuela. Venezuela braces for the 'mother of all protests' as both sides call for rallies. As dissatisfaction with the ...and more »

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

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

Latin American Herald TribuneOn Eve of Huge Protest, Venezuela's Maduro Takes Extra Security MeasuresLatin American Herald TribuneCARACAS -- 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 ...and more »

Maduro executes Plan Zamoro to tackle

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

euronewsMaduro executes Plan Zamoro to tackle "mother of all protests" in VenezuelaeuronewsWith 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 ...and more »