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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 »

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 - Reuters UK;

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

Reuters UKVenezuelan opposition begins 'mother of all marches' against MaduroReuters UKCARACAS 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 »

Venezuela: What is happening? - Aljazeera.com;

Venezuela: What is happening? - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comVenezuela: What is happening?Aljazeera.comA 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.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' - Channel NewsAsia;

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

Channel NewsAsiaVenezuela braces for 'mother of all protests'Channel NewsAsiaVenezuela 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.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 »

Venezuela Braces for 'Mother of All Marches' Wednesday - New Delhi Times;

Venezuela Braces for 'Mother of All Marches' Wednesday - New Delhi Times

New Delhi TimesVenezuela Braces for 'Mother of All Marches' WednesdayNew Delhi TimesAs Venezuela's center-right opposition prepares to stage “the mother of all marches” Wednesday to protest President Nicolás Maduro's efforts to consolidate power, the besieged leader has called for a countermarch and declared plans to expand the ...and more »

Venezuelan Opposition Asks Armed Forces to Allow Protest March - Latin American Herald Tribune;

Venezuelan Opposition Asks Armed Forces to Allow Protest March - Latin American Herald Tribune

Latin American Herald TribuneVenezuelan Opposition Asks Armed Forces to Allow Protest MarchLatin American Herald TribuneCARACAS – Venezuela's MUD opposition alliance asked the Bolivarian National Armed Forces to allow an opposition march this Wednesday in Caracas without the threat of tear gas bombs or repression of any kind. “Tomorrow Venezuelans will be ...and more »

Joint Statement in solidarity with Venezuela - Socialist Alliance (press release)

Joint Statement in solidarity with VenezuelaSocialist Alliance (press release)We, the undersigned organizations, express our support and solidarity for the people of Venezuela and Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, against the ongoing threats of counterrevolution and violent attacks orchestrated by right-wing ...and more »

Venezuelans' Life Ratings Crumble With Their Country - Gallup;

Venezuelans' Life Ratings Crumble With Their Country - Gallup

GallupVenezuelans' Life Ratings Crumble With Their CountryGallupWASHINGTON, 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 »

Venezuelan President Announces Introduction of National Anti-Coup Plan - Sputnik International;

Venezuelan President Announces Introduction of National Anti-Coup Plan - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalVenezuelan President Announces Introduction of National Anti-Coup PlanSputnik InternationalNicolas Maduro announced the implementation of a "special plan" dubbed Zamora against an alleged coup in the country. Demonstrators run away during a rally against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas, Venezuela.and more »