Venezuela National Assembly: 'Government staged coup' - BBC News

Members of Venezuela's opposition-led National Assembly declared on Sunday that the government was engaged in "an ongoing coup d'etat". In an emergency session, lawmakers said there had been a "rupture of the constitutional order". They also ...

Venezuela's Congress accuses President Maduro of staging 'coup' by axing recall referendum - RT

Venezuela's opposition-led National Assembly has declared at an emergency session that “President Maduro's regime” staged a coup by blocking a referendum on Maduro's recall. The parliamentary meeting was briefly interrupted by pro-government ...

Maduro tightens grip on Venezuela - Miami Herald

Last December — when Venezuela's opposition demolished the ruling socialists in parliamentary elections — a lot of folks got ready for an Andean Spring. It seemed to make sense. Chavismo, the socialist party of the late President Hugo Chávez, had ...

Venezuela congress presses for Maduro trial in rowdy session - Reuters

CARACAS Venezuela's opposition-led National Assembly in a rowdy session on Sunday pressed to put Nicolas Maduro on trial for violating democracy, days after authorities nixed a recall referendum against the unpopular leftist president. The measure is ...

Opponents Vow to Put Venezuela's Maduro on Trial for Abandoning Democracy - Newsweek

10_23_maduro_01 Lilian Tintori, center, wife of jailed Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, takes part in a rally to demand a referendum to remove Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro. Marco Bello/Reuters. World Nicolas Maduro Venezuela.