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Daily Mail
Refugee crisis pushes federal government to breaking pointsocialist administration kicked off. But back then, amid the widespread jailing
Refugee crisis pushes federal government to breaking point
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
socialist administration kicked off. But back then, amid the widespread jailing and harassment of opponents of President Nicolas Maduro, fewer than 100 Venezuelans per month sought asylum. The number of applicants has accelerated sharply since... Read more
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walesonline
AM told constituent to 'try getting a life' after complaintof food shortages. Its popular left wing President Hugo Chavez died of cancer t
AM told constituent to 'try getting a life' after complaint
walesonline / Posted 14 hours ago
of food shortages. Its popular left wing President Hugo Chavez died of cancer three years ago and his chosen successor Nicolas Maduro is regarded by most Venezuelans as incompetent. The country has also suffered since the drop in the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'We can't go on like this': Shortages, economic crisis make Venezuela a nation of linesused his day off to purchase some basic goods. The shortages have eroded suppo
'We can't go on like this': Shortages, economic crisis make Venezuela a nation of lines
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
used his day off to purchase some basic goods. The shortages have eroded support for the socialist government of President Nicolas Maduro, whose party lost control of the national legislature in December elections. Lines are not a problem at gas... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Venezuelans storming supermarkets, attacking trucks as food supplies dwindlerecent days, Venezuelans lined up to add their names to a recall petition that
Venezuelans storming supermarkets, attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
recent days, Venezuelans lined up to add their names to a recall petition that aims to bring down the country's president, Nicolas Maduro, and put an end to the socialist-inspired "revolution" ignited 17 years ago by Hugo Chavez. "This can't... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
As hunger mounts, Venezuelans turn to trash for foodgovernment blames the political opposition, accusing it of waging an "economic
As hunger mounts, Venezuelans turn to trash for food
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
government blames the political opposition, accusing it of waging an "economic war" to stir unrest and oust President Nicolas Maduro from power. The administration has launched an aggressive program to build urban farms in an effort to address... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Venezuelans storming supermarkets, attacking trucks as food supplies dwindlerecent days, Venezuelans lined up to add their names to a recall petition that
Venezuelans storming supermarkets, attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
recent days, Venezuelans lined up to add their names to a recall petition that aims to bring down the country's president, Nicolas Maduro, and put an end to the socialist-inspired "revolution" ignited 17 years ago by Hugo Chavez. "This can't... Read more
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The Morning Call
Venezuelans storming supermarkets, attacking trucks as food supplies dwindlerecent days, Venezuelans lined up to add their names to a recall petition that
Venezuelans storming supermarkets, attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
recent days, Venezuelans lined up to add their names to a recall petition that aims to bring down the country's president, Nicolas Maduro, and put an end to the socialist-inspired "revolution" ignited 17 years ago by Hugo Chavez. "This can't... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Venezuelans storming supermarkets, attacking trucks as food supplies dwindlerecent days, Venezuelans lined up to add their names to a recall petition that
Venezuelans storming supermarkets, attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
recent days, Venezuelans lined up to add their names to a recall petition that aims to bring down the country's president, Nicolas Maduro, and put an end to the socialist-inspired "revolution" ignited 17 years ago by Hugo Chavez. "This can't... Read more
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Canberra Times
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindlewho had been standing in line outside a center in Caracas that certifies signat
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
who had been standing in line outside a center in Caracas that certifies signatures for a referendum to recall President Nicolas Maduro shouts slogans against Venezuela's government after learning that the centre had closed. Photo: Washington... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindlewho had been standing in line outside a center in Caracas that certifies signat
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
who had been standing in line outside a center in Caracas that certifies signatures for a referendum to recall President Nicolas Maduro shouts slogans against Venezuela's government after learning that the centre had closed. Photo: Washington... Read more
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The Age
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindlewho had been standing in line outside a center in Caracas that certifies signat
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle
The Age / Posted yesterday
who had been standing in line outside a center in Caracas that certifies signatures for a referendum to recall President Nicolas Maduro shouts slogans against Venezuela's government after learning that the centre had closed. Photo: Washington... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindlewho had been standing in line outside a center in Caracas that certifies signat
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
who had been standing in line outside a center in Caracas that certifies signatures for a referendum to recall President Nicolas Maduro shouts slogans against Venezuela's government after learning that the centre had closed. Photo: Washington... Read more
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WA Today
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindlewho had been standing in line outside a center in Caracas that certifies signat
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle
WA Today / Posted yesterday
who had been standing in line outside a center in Caracas that certifies signatures for a referendum to recall President Nicolas Maduro shouts slogans against Venezuela's government after learning that the centre had closed. Photo: Washington... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Venezuela's oil output declines as drillers go unpaidcrude prices slumped, with sporadic looting as the desperate population fights
Venezuela's oil output declines as drillers go unpaid
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
crude prices slumped, with sporadic looting as the desperate population fights for food and other essentials. President Nicolas Maduro has pledged to continue payments to bondholders, while the partners of state-run oil company Petroleos de... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Venezuela's oil output declines as drillers go unpaidcrude prices slumped, with sporadic looting as the desperate population fights
Venezuela's oil output declines as drillers go unpaid
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
crude prices slumped, with sporadic looting as the desperate population fights for food and other essentials. President Nicolas Maduro has pledged to continue payments to bondholders, while the partners of state-run oil company Petroleos de... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindlerecent days, Venezuelans lined up to add their names to a recall petition that
Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
recent days, Venezuelans lined up to add their names to a recall petition that aims to bring down the country's president, Nicolas Maduro, and put an end to the socialist-inspired "revolution" ignited 17 years ago by Hugo Chavez. Related... Read more
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Newsmax
Venezuelans 'Live to Repair' Following Collapse of Car Industrywhere he has long studied the auto sector. “Without hard currency, you can’t do
Venezuelans 'Live to Repair' Following Collapse of Car Industry
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
where he has long studied the auto sector. “Without hard currency, you can’t do anything.” The government of President Nicolas Maduro has repeatedly said it no longer has the means to attend to the industry’s currency needs. Strapped for cash,... Read more
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Rappler
Venezuela government in fresh challenge against recallA handout picture provided by the Miraflores Press Office on January 6, 2016 sh
Venezuela government in fresh challenge against recall
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
A handout picture provided by the Miraflores Press Office on January 6, 2016 shows Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro speaking during a meeting where he announced his new cabinet in Caracas, Venezuela. Photo by Prensa Miraflores/EPA CARACAS,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Enough signatures for prez recall vote in Venezuela’in Venezuela’ CARACAS/MARACAY: Opposition leaders in Venezuela have said they
‘Enough signatures for prez recall vote in Venezuela’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
in Venezuela’ CARACAS/MARACAY: Opposition leaders in Venezuela have said they have finished the process of authenticating signatures on a petition to recall President Nicolas Maduro, and have enough to hold a referendum on removing him. als... Read more
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New Kerala
President ousting process can start: Venezuelan opposition - newkerala.com #81918Venezuelan opposition has confirmed that it was ready to start the process to b
President ousting process can start: Venezuelan opposition - newkerala.com #81918
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Venezuelan opposition has confirmed that it was ready to start the process to bring about a referendum to oust President Nicolas Maduro. The mayor of Caracas, Antonio Ledezma, imprisoned since February 2015, released a message on Saturday in... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
San Diegan Taken as Political Prisoner in Venezuelaarrest, Francisco and San Miguel were traveling through Cojedes, Venezuela, to
San Diegan Taken as Political Prisoner in Venezuela
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
arrest, Francisco and San Miguel were traveling through Cojedes, Venezuela, to get recall signatures to oust President Nicolas Maduro, who is facing backlash over inflation and food shortages. They were halted at a checkpoint and arrested for... Read more
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The Hindu
Venezuela opposition claims enough signatures to oust President Maduroannounced they have validated enough signatures on a petition to move to the ne
Venezuela opposition claims enough signatures to oust President Maduro
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
announced they have validated enough signatures on a petition to move to the next stage in a process to out President Nicolas Maduro in a recall referendum. Referendum coordinator Vicente Bello on Friday said the number of signatures had... Read more
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Aljazeera
Venezuela: Petition for Maduro recall vote 'validated'Venezuela's opposition says it has collected enough valid signatures to move fo
Venezuela: Petition for Maduro recall vote 'validated'
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
Venezuela's opposition says it has collected enough valid signatures to move forward with its bid to remove President Nicolas Maduro in a referendum. Thousands of people finished giving their fingerprints to electoral authorities on Friday, wrapping... Read more
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EuroNews
Venezuela: opposition says it is on track to organise recall referendumThe opposition in Venezuela claims to have validated enough signatures on a pet
Venezuela: opposition says it is on track to organise recall referendum
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
The opposition in Venezuela claims to have validated enough signatures on a petition to oust President Nicolas Maduro. It blames the Socialist leader for shortages of food and basic supplies and a high rate inflation. Hundreds of thousands of... Read more
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NBC San Diego
San Diegan Taken as Political Prisoner in Venezuelathe time of their arrest, Francisco and Gabriel were traveling through Cojedes
San Diegan Taken as Political Prisoner in Venezuela
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
the time of their arrest, Francisco and Gabriel were traveling through Cojedes to get recall signatures to oust President Nicolas Maduro, who is facing backlash over inflation and food shortages. They were halted at a checkpoint and arrested for... Read more
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International Business Times
Venezuelan opposition leaders claim recall referendum signatures validated enough signatures to initiate the next step towards triggering the recall refer
Venezuelan opposition leaders claim recall referendum signatures validated
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
enough signatures to initiate the next step towards triggering the recall referendum that seeks the ouster of President Nicolas Maduro. The opposition accuses the president of leading the country towards an economic crisis marked by food... Read more
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New Kerala
Venezuela opposition claims enough signatures to oust president - newkerala.com #81532announed they have validated enough signatures on a petition to move to the nex
Venezuela opposition claims enough signatures to oust president - newkerala.com #81532
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
announed they have validated enough signatures on a petition to move to the next stage in a process to out President Nicolas Maduro in a recall referendum. Referendum co-ordinator Vicente Bello on Friday said the number of signatures had... Read more
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BBC News
Venezuela opposition says petition to oust Maduro is validatedleaders say they have validated enough signatures on a petition to move to the
Venezuela opposition says petition to oust Maduro is validated
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
leaders say they have validated enough signatures on a petition to move to the next stage in a process to remove President Nicolas Maduro in a recall referendum. Hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans have given fingerprints to authenticate... Read more
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DW
Venezuela opposition claims enough signatures for vote to oust Maduro |Opposition leaders announced they had finished validating more than 400,000 sig
Venezuela opposition claims enough signatures for vote to oust Maduro |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
Opposition leaders announced they had finished validating more than 400,000 signatures on a petition to recall President Nicolas Maduro - double the amount needed to request a referendum. "The number of signatures has clearly exceeded the minimum... Read more
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Raw Story
Venezuelan opposition party says it has enough signatures for recall on President MaduroOpposition leaders in Venezuela said Friday they have finished authenticating s
Venezuelan opposition party says it has enough signatures for recall on President Maduro
Raw Story / Posted 5 days ago
Opposition leaders in Venezuela said Friday they have finished authenticating signatures on a petition to recall President Nicolas Maduro, and have met the threshold needed for a referendum on removing him from office. “The number of signatures has... Read more
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Rappler
Venezuela opposition claims enough votes for Maduro recall voteVOTES? People hold their IDs waiting to validate their signatures for a recall
Venezuela opposition claims enough votes for Maduro recall vote
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
VOTES? People hold their IDs waiting to validate their signatures for a recall referendum against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro with officials of the Venezuelan National Electoral Council, in Caracas, Venezuela, June 24, 2016. Photo by... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Venezuela opposition: Enough signatures for recall vote on MaduroOpposition leaders in Venezuela said Friday they have finished authenticating s
Venezuela opposition: Enough signatures for recall vote on Maduro
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
Opposition leaders in Venezuela said Friday they have finished authenticating signatures on a petition to recall President Nicolas Maduro, and have met the threshold needed to hold a referendum on removing him from office. Venezuelan President... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Maduro's opposition views OAS push for diplomacy as victoryaction this week to stop a disaster in the oil-rich nation. Veteran U.S. diplo
Maduro's opposition views OAS push for diplomacy as victory
Local 10 Miami / Posted 5 days ago
action this week to stop a disaster in the oil-rich nation. Veteran U.S. diplomat Tom Shannon met with President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas. Diplomats from Panama, Spain and the Dominican Republic want to help mediate talks. "It's up to... Read more
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The Star
Venezuela dialogue could open way for international help - ShannonState for Political Affairs Tom Shannon said on Friday. Shannon held talks wit
Venezuela dialogue could open way for international help - Shannon
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
State for Political Affairs Tom Shannon said on Friday. Shannon held talks with Venezuelan officials, including President Nicolas Maduro and opposition figures, in Caracas this week amid a punishing economic crisis in the South American nation. A... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Frustrated Venezuelans finish fingerprinting for referendumCARACAS - Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro finish giving their
Frustrated Venezuelans finish fingerprinting for referendum
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
CARACAS - Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro finish giving their fingerprints to electoral authorities Friday to wrap up a key stage in their drive for a referendum to remove him. Venezuelans lining up to authenticate their signatures... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Frustrated Venezuelans finish fingerprinting for referendumCARACAS/MARACAY: Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro finish giving
Frustrated Venezuelans finish fingerprinting for referendum
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
CARACAS/MARACAY: Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro finish giving their fingerprints to electoral authorities on Friday (Jun 24) to wrap up a key stage in their drive for a referendum to remove him. Already used to queuing for hours to... Read more
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Business Insider
A tiny bit of good newsStates (OAS), for the first time, handed down a ferocious indictment of Venezu
A tiny bit of good news
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
States (OAS), for the first time, handed down a ferocious indictment of Venezuela's Socialist regime, led by President Nicolas Maduro, in a passionate speech made by Secretary General Luis Almagro: "The Permanent Council should also take the... Read more
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Market Watch
Time runs short for Venezuelan revolution as OAS stands tallerNational Assembly, who claim to have gathered more than 2 million signatures in
Time runs short for Venezuelan revolution as OAS stands taller
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
National Assembly, who claim to have gathered more than 2 million signatures in support of a recall vote of President Nicolas Maduro, and who face a January 2017 deadline to vote on his successor. Polls show a majority of voters would like to... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Global Repercussion of Colombia's Cease-Fire Accordyears and seven months of negotiations, the signing of this agreement is "a gia
Global Repercussion of Colombia's Cease-Fire Accord
Radio Angulo / Posted 6 days ago
years and seven months of negotiations, the signing of this agreement is "a giant step," asserted Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, who added: "Peace in Colombia is peace in the region." Also, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos wrote... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Venezuela - a Socialist State in the Big Boys' Backyard?support in times of need; evidencing how solidarity can create powerful allianc
Venezuela - a Socialist State in the Big Boys' Backyard?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
support in times of need; evidencing how solidarity can create powerful alliances across borders... " Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in a letter to the people of the United States. Those following world news broadcast by global TV news... Read more
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New Kerala
Colombian president, rebel chief sign cease-fire - newkerala.com #81067in Havana, where he and Londono - better known as "Timochenko" - were joined by
Colombian president, rebel chief sign cease-fire - newkerala.com #81067
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
in Havana, where he and Londono - better known as "Timochenko" - were joined by Castro and the presidents of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro; Chile, Michelle Bachelet; the Dominican Republic, Danilo Medina; El Salvador, Salvador Sanchez Ceren; and... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Salem man says brother is political prisoner in Venezuelasays Francisco and San Miguel were helping get signatures for a recall vote aga
Salem man says brother is political prisoner in Venezuela
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 6 days ago
says Francisco and San Miguel were helping get signatures for a recall vote against the current president of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro. The men had about $3,000 to help with their mission. "Everything was in order,” he said. “Everything they... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Overview with Gywnne Dyertime-consuming process of validating their signatures on a petition demanding a
Overview with Gywnne Dyer
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
time-consuming process of validating their signatures on a petition demanding a recall referendum on the elected president, Nicolas Maduro. Food riots are breaking out all over the country, and the capital, Caracas, has the highest murder rate of... Read more
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Swissinfo
OAS chief blames Maduro government for Venezuela crisisBy Lesley Wroughton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the OAS regional bloc,
OAS chief blames Maduro government for Venezuela crisis
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
By Lesley Wroughton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the OAS regional bloc, Luis Almagro, on Thursday blamed President Nicolas Maduro's government for Venezuela's crisis, saying the South American oil-rich nation was now mired in poverty,... Read more
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The Washington Times
General Luis Almagro, OAS chief, criticizes Venezuela, but little appetite seen for interveningOrganization of American States Secretary General Luis Almagro explicitly blame
General Luis Almagro, OAS chief, criticizes Venezuela, but little appetite seen for intervening
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
Organization of American States Secretary General Luis Almagro explicitly blamed the government of leftist President Nicolas Maduro for the alteration of constitutional order in Venezuela on Thursday, but there seemed little appetite for aggressive... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: Venezuela on the edge of the precipiceand press the CNE to follow the constitutional timetable for a 2016 recall refe
ICG: Venezuela on the edge of the precipice
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
and press the CNE to follow the constitutional timetable for a 2016 recall referendum. DM Photo: Venezuela’s President, Nicolas Maduro, speaks during a government event with state oil sector workers in Caracas, Venezuela, 22 June 2016. Workers... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
OAS chief blames Maduro government for Venezuela crisisWASHINGTON: The head of the OAS regional bloc, Luis Almagro, on Thursday blamed
OAS chief blames Maduro government for Venezuela crisis
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON: The head of the OAS regional bloc, Luis Almagro, on Thursday blamed President Nicolas Maduro's government for Venezuela's crisis, saying the South American oil-rich nation was now mired in poverty, corruption and violence. Addressing the... Read more
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USA Today
Venezuela's food shortage is dauntingclaims that the economy, which is expected to contract 8% for a second consecut
Venezuela's food shortage is daunting
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
claims that the economy, which is expected to contract 8% for a second consecutive year, is improving. President Nicolas Maduro knows what he is doing, and things are getting better, says one elderly man who is standing in a line with me... Read more
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The Star
OAS chief blames Maduro government for Venezuela crisisWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the OAS regional bloc, Luis Almagro, on Thur
OAS chief blames Maduro government for Venezuela crisis
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the OAS regional bloc, Luis Almagro, on Thursday blamed President Nicolas Maduro's government for Venezuela's crisis, saying the South American oil-rich nation was now mired in poverty, corruption and... Read more
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CBS News
Colombia and FARC rebel group sign historic ceasefirewith a stake in terminating the 52-year long conflict. The presidents of Chile,
Colombia and FARC rebel group sign historic ceasefire
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
with a stake in terminating the 52-year long conflict. The presidents of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, and Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, both countries sponsors of the Havana talks; U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, the presidents of the U.N.... Read more
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