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Reuters
Venezuela sees opportunity to tap international debt marketssay there has been little movement on that proposal, which would require the co
Venezuela sees opportunity to tap international debt markets
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
say there has been little movement on that proposal, which would require the company to issue new debt. President Nicolas Maduro notes the ruling Socialist Party has never missed a debt payment and accuses adversaries of fueling default... Read more
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Rappler
Venezuela awaits key ruling on Maduro recallVenezuelan president Nicolas Maduro (R) waves next to former president of Spani
Venezuela awaits key ruling on Maduro recall
Rappler / Posted 22 hours ago
Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro (R) waves next to former president of Spanish government Jose Luis Rodriguez (L) former president of Dominican Republic Leonel Fernandez(C), at the end of a meeting in the Presidential Palace in Caracas on July 21,... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuelan schoolchildren express hunger in drawingsare we going to have in 10 years?" Critics say Venezuela's crisis is the fault
Venezuelan schoolchildren express hunger in drawings
Reuters / Posted yesterday
are we going to have in 10 years?" Critics say Venezuela's crisis is the fault of economic policies under President Nicolas Maduro and his predecessor, Hugo Chavez. But the government says it is the victim of an "economic war" led by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuelan schoolchildren express hunger in drawingsare we going to have in 10 years?" Critics say Venezuela's crisis is the fault
Venezuelan schoolchildren express hunger in drawings
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
are we going to have in 10 years?" Critics say Venezuela's crisis is the fault of economic policies under President Nicolas Maduro and his predecessor, Hugo Chavez. But the government says it is the victim of an "economic war" led by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nephews of Venezuelan first lady admitted to drug schemeplot Accused are Efrain Antonio Campo Flores and Francisco Flores de Freita T
Nephews of Venezuelan first lady admitted to drug scheme
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
plot Accused are Efrain Antonio Campo Flores and Francisco Flores de Freita They are related to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's wife Cilia Flores Pair allegedly planned to smuggle 800 kilograms of cocaine into the US They have pleaded... Read more
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Salon.com
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady’s nephews confess drug dealhave been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investiga
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady’s nephews confess drug deal
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
have been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investigation. Cilia Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the “First Combatant,” is one of the most influential members of Venezuela’s socialist government and a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Venezuelan grocery trip a desperate actlately, her salary is no match for Venezuela's 700-percent inflation. Ramirez's
Venezuelan grocery trip a desperate act
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
lately, her salary is no match for Venezuela's 700-percent inflation. Ramirez's auto parts shop went bust after President Nicolas Maduro closed the border with Colombia a year ago, citing uncontrolled smuggling, and cut off the region's best... Read more
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Boston Herald
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealhave been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investiga
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
have been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investigation. Cilia Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealhave been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investiga
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
have been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investigation. Cilia Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealhave been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investiga
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
have been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investigation. Cilia Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealhave been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investiga
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
have been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investigation. Cilia Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealhave been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investiga
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
have been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investigation. Cilia Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealhave been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investiga
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
have been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investigation. Cilia Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealhave been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investiga
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
have been indicted or sanctioned in the U.S., and many more are under investigation. Cilia Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a... Read more
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Daily Mail
McDonald's stop serving Big Mac in Venezuela amid food shortagesin the price of oil, its main export. Long lines, chronic shortages, hyperinfl
McDonald's stop serving Big Mac in Venezuela amid food shortages
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
in the price of oil, its main export. Long lines, chronic shortages, hyperinflation and violent crime have left President Nicolas Maduro fighting for his political life. The opposition, which is pushing for a referendum to recall the unpopular... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Middle class Venezuelans liquidate savings to buy foodlately, her salary is no match for Venezuela's 700-percent inflation. Ramirez's
Middle class Venezuelans liquidate savings to buy food
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
lately, her salary is no match for Venezuela's 700-percent inflation. Ramirez's auto parts shop went bust after President Nicolas Maduro closed the border with Colombia a year ago, citing uncontrolled smuggling, and cut off the region's best... Read more
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Christian Today
Pope Francis may help mediate in Venezuela crisisOpposition supporters hold placards as they take part in a rally to demand a re
Pope Francis may help mediate in Venezuela crisis
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
Opposition supporters hold placards as they take part in a rally to demand a referendum to remove President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela on May 25, 2016. The Catholic Church may soon join leaders seeking dialogue between Venezuela's feuding... Read more
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Reuters
Vatican invited to mediate in Venezuela crisisVenezuela's President Nicolas Maduro waves in front of former President of Domi
Vatican invited to mediate in Venezuela crisis
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro waves in front of former President of Dominican Republic Leonel Fernandez, during their meeting at Miraflores Palace in Caracas, Venezuela July 21, 2016. CARACAS The Roman Catholic Church may soon join... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela top court says central bank can borrow without Congress approvalto shore up the OPEC nation's flagging international reserves. The ruling pave
Venezuela top court says central bank can borrow without Congress approval
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
to shore up the OPEC nation's flagging international reserves. The ruling paves the way for the government of President Nicolas Maduro to borrow from the Latin American Reserves Fund, part of the Andean Community without discussing the issues... Read more
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Quartz
The world’s depressing state (of emergency) in 2016, mappedcould be overthrown by a popular uprising that a nationwide state of emergency
The world’s depressing state (of emergency) in 2016, mapped
Quartz / Posted 5 days ago
could be overthrown by a popular uprising that a nationwide state of emergency was declared. Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro announced the state of emergency on national television, warning that “Washington is activating measures at... Read more
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The Washington Times
Nicolas Maduro’s Venezuela sees exodus amid rampant crime, scarcity of basic necessitiesturned emigration guides into best-sellers in bookstores across Venezuela. And
Nicolas Maduro’s Venezuela sees exodus amid rampant crime, scarcity of basic necessities
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
turned emigration guides into best-sellers in bookstores across Venezuela. And with the government of populist President Nicolas Maduro now unable to guarantee a steady supply of even basic food, household staples and medicine, the estimated... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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News 8000
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
News 8000 / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
KSBW Salinas / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepensheavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its
Hungry Venezuelans cry at the sight of food, as economic crisis deepens
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
heavy spending on poorly-run government programs, and lack of investment on its oil fields. Meanwhile, socialist President Nicolas Maduro is fighting against an opposition-led Congress that wants to impeach him. In January, Maduro packed the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recallthat officials have validated enough signatures to proceed to the next phase of
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recall
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
that officials have validated enough signatures to proceed to the next phase of a referendum to recall unpopular President Nicolas Maduro. Opposition leader Jesus Torrealba said election officials confirmed the validity of some 407,000 signatures... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recallFILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro s
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recall
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
FILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks to oil workers during a demonstration outside Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuela’s opposition said Wednesday, July 20, 2016 that... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recallFILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro s
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recall
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
FILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks to oil workers during a demonstration outside Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuela’s opposition said Wednesday, July 20, 2016 that... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recallthat officials have validated enough signatures to proceed to the next phase of
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recall
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
that officials have validated enough signatures to proceed to the next phase of a referendum to recall unpopular President Nicolas Maduro. Opposition leader Jesus Torrealba said election officials confirmed the validity of some 407,000 signatures... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recallDelia, center, poses for a photo with supporters during a protest asking for a
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recall
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Delia, center, poses for a photo with supporters during a protest asking for a referendum against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, outside the National Electoral Council, in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, July 19, 2016. The opposition is... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recallsays officials have validated enough signatures to proceed to the next phase of
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recall
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
says officials have validated enough signatures to proceed to the next phase of a referendum to recall unpopular President Nicolas Maduro. Opposition leader Jesus Torrealba says election officials confirmed the validity of some 407,000 signatures... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recallFILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro s
Venezuelan opposition says hurdle cleared in Maduro recall
The New Canaan News / Posted 6 days ago
FILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks to oil workers during a demonstration outside Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuela’s opposition said Wednesday, July 20, 2016 that... Read more
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dna
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Nicolas Maduro recallopposition leaders said on Tuesday they had cleared another hurdle in their pus
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Nicolas Maduro recall
dna / Posted 6 days ago
opposition leaders said on Tuesday they had cleared another hurdle in their push for a referendum to recall President Nicolas Maduro in 2016 with the election board's validation of an initial signature drive. Several prominent members of the... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Maduro recallVenezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a Council of Ministers at Mi
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Maduro recall
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a Council of Ministers at Miraflores Palace in Caracas, Venezuela July 11, 2016. Miraflores Palace/Handout via CARACAS Venezuelan opposition leaders said on Tuesday they had cleared another hurdle... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Maduro recallopposition leaders said on Tuesday they had cleared another hurdle in their pus
Venezuela opposition says hurdle cleared in push for Maduro recall
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
opposition leaders said on Tuesday they had cleared another hurdle in their push for a referendum to recall President Nicolas Maduro this year with the election board's validation of an initial signature drive. Several prominent members of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
This Is What Hyperinflationary Collapse Looks Likecrossed over for the first time since the governor of Venezuela's state of Tach
This Is What Hyperinflationary Collapse Looks Like
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
crossed over for the first time since the governor of Venezuela's state of Tachira, opened the border. Socialist President Nicolas Maduro shut the border last year in an effort to crack down on smuggling of subsidised products. Venezuela's product... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UN rights chief airs worry about food shortages in Venezuelathe National Electoral Council, as opposition members hold a protest asking for
UN rights chief airs worry about food shortages in Venezuela
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
the National Electoral Council, as opposition members hold a protest asking for a referendum against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, July 19, 2016. The opposition is pushing for a recall referendum to cut short... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
UN rights chief airs worry about food shortages in VenezuelaOpposition members chant, "Recall" during a protest asking for a referendum aga
UN rights chief airs worry about food shortages in Venezuela
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Opposition members chant, "Recall" during a protest asking for a referendum against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, outside the National Electoral Council, in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, July 19, 2016. The opposition is pushing for a recall... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Middle-class Venezuelans liquidate savings to stockpile foodlately, her salary is no match for Venezuela's 700 percent inflation. Ramirez's
Middle-class Venezuelans liquidate savings to stockpile food
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
lately, her salary is no match for Venezuela's 700 percent inflation. Ramirez's auto parts shop went bust after President Nicolas Maduro closed the border with Colombia a year ago, citing uncontrolled smuggling, and cut off the region's best... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Middle-class Venezuelans liquidate savings to stockpile foodlately, her salary is no match for Venezuela's 700 percent inflation. Ramirez's
Middle-class Venezuelans liquidate savings to stockpile food
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
lately, her salary is no match for Venezuela's 700 percent inflation. Ramirez's auto parts shop went bust after President Nicolas Maduro closed the border with Colombia a year ago, citing uncontrolled smuggling, and cut off the region's best... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Middle-class Venezuelans liquidate savings to stockpile foodlately, her salary is no match for Venezuela's 700 percent inflation. Ramirez's
Middle-class Venezuelans liquidate savings to stockpile food
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
lately, her salary is no match for Venezuela's 700 percent inflation. Ramirez's auto parts shop went bust after President Nicolas Maduro closed the border with Colombia a year ago, citing uncontrolled smuggling, and cut off the region's best... Read more
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