The arrest occurred after a 'plan to cause an explosion' was 'discovered and dismantled' at El Palito refinery, authorities say
12 Sep 2020 12:38 PM
The arrests came a day after the government said it foiled an "invasion" from the sea.
05 May 2020 1:17 PM
Russian and Chinese companies are among those still doing significant business in the South American OPEC nation.
07 Aug 2019 3:38 PM
The Cuban government condemned the move, which could cost the country's economy tens of millions of dollars a year in lost income.
05 Jun 2019 2:48 PM
Shortly after the announcement, Maduro took to his Twitter handle to express gratitude to the Norway government for providing a platform.
26 May 2019 12:55 PM
The opposition won a majority in the National Assembly in 2015 and the next congressional elections are currently scheduled for late 2020.
21 May 2019 10:33 AM
Activists oppose US intervention to oust Prez Maduro in favour of Guaido, self-proclaimed interim president of OPEC-member nation.
17 May 2019 1:53 PM
Ramon Rangel, an air force general, said the Venezuelan government is controlled by 'communist dictatorship' in Cuba - a key Maduro ally.
13 May 2019 12:08 PM
Guaido said on Twitter: 'The regime has kidnapped the first vice president.'
09 May 2019 4:17 PM
The transmitted images were framed in such a way as to disguise the paucity of the personnel.
09 May 2019 12:05 AM
Incumbent President Maduro is backed by Russia, China, Iran and Turkey. More than 50 countries including the US have rallied behind Guaido.
01 May 2019 10:20 AM
A new blackout across large parts of crisis-hit Venezuela, including the capital Caracas, forced many to spend another night in the dark.
10 Apr 2019 12:52 PM
The court had been investigating Guaido for usurping Maduro's powers by declaring himself interim president on January 23.
03 Apr 2019 11:12 AM
Two Russian air force planes landed at Venezuela's main airport on Saturday carrying a Russian defense official and nearly 100 troops.
25 Mar 2019 12:52 PM
President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that the United States could impose a lot tougher sanctions on Venezuela.
20 Mar 2019 10:29 AM
Pompeo hopes India will support the American efforts in Venezuela by not purchasing oil from the 'authoritarian' Maduro regime.
12 Mar 2019 8:29 AM
Venezuela's government struggled to cope with a massive electricity blackout that paralyzed much of the country.
09 Mar 2019 8:38 AM
The United States and Russia clashed on Friday over how to assist crisis-wracked Venezuela.
02 Mar 2019 11:03 AM
Time magazine considered President Lula as one of the most influential leaders in recent history.
01 Mar 2019 12:10 AM
A high-risk operation to get humanitarian aid into Venezuela descended into deadly chaos on Saturday.
24 Feb 2019 10:15 AM