Venezuela: Helicopter Attack as Opposition Steps up Campaign to Overthrow Maduro - Venezuelanalysis.com

Things in Venezuela are changing by the day, sometimes by the hour. Yesterday, June 27, a police officer commandeered a helicopter and attacked the buildings of the Ministry of Interior and Justice and the Supreme Court of Justice, at the same time ...

Venezuela's Supreme Court Orders Travel Ban, Asset Freeze Against Attorney General - Venezuelanalysis.com

Caracas, June 30, 2017 (venezuelanalysis.com) – Venezuela's Supreme Court ordered a travel ban and asset freeze against Attorney General Luisa Ortega Wednesday over allegations that she has overstepped her constitutional powers. Issued by the ...

Venezuela bans Attorney General from leaving country; UN rights office voices concern - UN News Centre

30 June 2017 – Amid the ongoing violence in Venezuela, the United Nations human rights office today expressed concern about a decision by the Supreme Court to null the appointment of the Attorney General, freeze her assets and ban her from leaving the ...

Venezuelan former national head charged - NewsPatrolling (press release) (blog)

The former head of the country's national guard Antonio Benavides has been charged by the Venezuelan Attorney General Luisa Ortega with allegations of systematic human rights violations during deadly anti-government protests. Benavides was removed ...

UN urges Venezuela's Maduro to uphold rule of law - Reuters Canada

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations on Friday criticized President Nicolas Maduro's government for curtailing the powers of the chief state prosecutor and called on it to uphold the rule of law and freedom of assembly in Venezuela amid a clampdown on ...