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

Supporters (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 ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

CARACAS – 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 ...

Joint Statement in solidarity with Venezuela - Socialist 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 ...

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 ...

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

Nicolas 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.