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  • 14/04/2012 | Latin America

    Chávez skips Americas Summit, heads to Cuba for radiotherapy

    Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez, will not be participating in the VI Americas Summit which began today in Cartagena and is set to travel to Cuba in order to continue his radiotherapy treatment, Venezuela foreign minister, Nicolás Maduro informed today.

  • 29/11/2012 | Latin America

    Venezuela's VP says Chávez doing well in Cuba

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez is doing well as he receives medical treatment in Cuba, Vice President Nicolas Maduro said today, despite a two-week absence from public view that has raised fresh doubts about his health.

  • 15/12/2012 | Latin America

    Chávez has 'full intellectual capacity' after surgery

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez has recovered "full intellectual capacity" after a six-hour cancer operation in Cuba this week, an official said today, but offered few details on the socialist firebrand's physical condition.

  • 20/12/2012 | Latin America

    Chávez 'awake' and 'in good conditions'

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez is conscious and recovering a week after a cancer surgery he underwent in Cuba, and "in good conditions" after suffering a respiratory infection, according to Vice-President Nicolás Maduro.

  • 30/12/2012 | Latin America

    Venezuela's Chávez in 'delicate' condition after surgery, VP Maduro says

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez suffered more complications linked to a respiratory infection that hit him after his fourth cancer operation in Cuba, the vice president said in a somber broadcast.

  • 04/01/2013 | Latin America

    Chávez swearing-in can be delayed, Venezuelan VP says

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez's formal swearing-in for a new six-year term scheduled for Jan. 10 can be postponed if he is unable to attend due to his struggle to recover from cancer surgery, his vice-president said today.

  • 15/01/2013 | Latin America

    Maduro stands in for Venezuela's ailing Chávez in key speech

    Venezuelan Vice President Nicolás Maduro gave a brief state of the nation address today in place of his ailing boss, Hugo Chávez, who has not been seen in public since going to Cuba for cancer surgery more than a month ago.

  • 17/01/2013 | Argentina

    De Vido meets with Maduro in Venezuela


    Federal Planning Minister Julio De Vido met today with Venezuelan vice-president Nicolás Maduro in Caracas, with whom he agreed to deepen a series of accords between both countries.

  • 19/01/2013 | Latin America

    Maduro slams business leaders over Venezuela economy comments

    Venezuela's vice president hit out at the country's business leaders, saying they were seeking to destabilize the nation while cancer-stricken President Hugo Chávez fights to recover from surgery.

  • 13/02/2013 | Latin America

    VP says Venezuela's Chávez having 'alternative' cancer treatment

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez is undergoing "complex" alternative treatments more than two months after having cancer surgery in Cuba, his vice president said.

  • 23/02/2013 | Latin America

    Maduro says Chávez gives written orders

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez remains breathing through a tracheal tube and communicates via written messages, ordering government's decisions from the hospital in Caracas, Vice-President Nicolás Maduro reported today.

  • 05/03/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela's military vows loyalty to Maduro

  • 09/03/2013 | Latin America

    As Venezuelans mourn Chavez, election expected in April

    Venezuela will likely hold a presidential election in mid-April, multiple sources from the opposition and election board said although some in the government were pushing for the symbolic April 13 anniversary of Hugo Chávez's return to power after a short-lived 2002 coup.

  • 10/03/2013 | World

    Venezuela opposition leader joins presidential race

    Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles said on Sunday he will challenge the late Hugo Chavez's preferred successor for the presidency next month, setting the stage for a bitter campaign.

  • 11/03/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela's Capriles joins race, tussles with Maduro

    Venezuela's opposition leader vowed to fight late Hugo Chávez's preferred successor for the presidency next month and the pair quickly locked horns in an angry war of words.

  • 12/03/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela to probe Chavez cancer 'poisoning' accusation

    Venezuela will set up a formal inquiry into suspicions that the late President Hugo Chávez's cancer was the result of poisoning by his enemies abroad, the government said.

  • 17/03/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela's Maduro urges Obama to halt 'plot' against rival

    Venezuela's acting president urged US President Barack Obama to stop what he called a plot by the Pentagon and the Central Intelligence Agency to kill his opposition rival and trigger a coup ahead of an April 14 election.

  • 18/03/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuelan leader Maduro has big poll lead over Capriles

    Venezuela's acting president, Nicolas Maduro, has a commanding 14-percentage point lead over opposition candidate Henrique Capriles ahead of next month's election, according to the first major poll published since the death of Hugo Chavez.

  • 20/03/2013 | Latin America

    Capriles mocks Maduro as non-entity

    Fighting an uphill battle in Venezuela's election, opposition leader Henrique Capriles scoffs at acting president and rival Nicolás Maduro as a non-entity riding on the memory of Hugo Chávez to hide his own incompetence.

  • 02/04/2013 | Latin America

    At Chávez's birthplace, Maduro vows to win Venezuela vote

    Venezuelan acting President Nicolás Maduro made a pilgrimage to late socialist leader Hugo Chávez's birthplace and pledged to win the April 14 election in his honor.

  • 08/04/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela's Maduro vows to battle corruption

    Acting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro vowed to stamp out corruption following days of accusations by opposition candidate Henrique Capriles that ruling party officials were plundering the country's oil wealth.

  • 14/04/2013 | Latin America

    Factbox: Candidates Maduro and Capriles

    Venezuelan acting President Nicolás Maduro and opposition candidate Henrique Capriles square off in Sunday's election to determine who will succeed socialist leader Hugo Chávez, who died of cancer last month.

  • 14/04/2013 | Argentina

    Bonafini writes letter to Maduro

    Hebe de Bonafini, head of the Mothers of Plaza de Mayo, sent a letter of support to Nicolás Maduro, Venezuela’s acting-president and the ruling party’s candidate to compete against Henrique Capriles in today’s presidential election.

  • 14/04/2013 | Latin America

    Expectation grows in Venezuela as future of 'Chavista' populism is decided

    Venezuelans voted on whether to honor Hugo Chavez's dying wish for a longtime loyalist to continue his self-styled socialist revolution or hand power to a young challenger promising business-friendly changes.

  • 14/04/2013 | Latin America

    Maduro Twitter account hacked

    Venezuela’s acting president Nicolás Maduro’s Twitter account was hacked minutes after polls closed on Election Day, a campaign official said.

  • 15/04/2013 | Latin America

    Tight win for Maduro in Venezuela elections

    Late socialist leader Hugo Chávez's chosen successor Nicolás Maduro won Venezuela's presidential election by a whisker but now faces opposition protests plus a host of economic and political challenges in the OPEC nation.

  • 15/04/2013 | World

    Putin congratulates vote winner in oil ally Venezuela

    Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated Nicolas Maduro on winning Venezuela's presidential election, saying he expected good relations to continue with a country where Moscow has significant oil investments.

  • 15/04/2013 | Latin America

    Maduro calls for calm, open to vote audit

    Venezuela's ruling party candidate Nicolás Maduro called for peace and said he would be willing for Sunday's election result to be audited.

  • 15/04/2013 | Argentina

    Argentina salutes Maduro; says voting was cristal clear

    Argentina’s Foreign Ministry sent its congratulations to Venezuela’s elected president Nicolás Maduro. through an oficial communiqué. “The people of Argentina and its government congratulate President Nicolás Maduro for his electoral victory.”

  • 15/04/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela election board proclaims Maduro president-elect

    Venezuela's election authority formally proclaimed Nicolas Maduro the winner of Sunday's presidential vote, despite insistence by the opposition that the ceremony be suspended until a complete recount was carried out.

  • 17/04/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela dispute prompts urgent meeting of regional leaders

    Several South American presidents will hold an emergency meeting in Peru to discuss the political crisis in Venezuela following the disputed election of President Nicolas Maduro, officials said.

  • 19/04/2013 | Latin America

    Maduro sworn in, Venezuela to review disputed vote

    Nicolas Maduro was sworn in as Venezuela's president at a ceremony attended by leaders from Iran to Brazil after a decision to widen an electronic audit of the vote took some of the heat out of a dispute over his election.

  • 19/04/2013 | Latin America

    CFK attended Maduro inauguration

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner was tataking part in the presidential inauguration of Nicolás Maduro in Caracas.

  • 23/04/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela declares 90-day electricity 'emergency'

    President Nicolas Maduro's government declared a 90-day "emergency" in Venezuela's electricity sector to speed up infrastructure work and equipment imports needed to prevent politically-contentious power cuts.

  • 23/04/2013 | World

    Venezuela's Maduro sends conciliatory message to US

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro named a new acting head of its US diplomatic mission in Washington and sent an offer of dialogue after attacking the United States for "interference" in a row over his election.

  • 02/05/2013 | Latin America

    Maduro: opposition seeks 'totalitarian project' in Venezuela

    Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro asked the US to “respect” his country, and warned about the raise of an extreme right in the Caribbean nation but said he’ll do everything possible “in order to stop the appearance of a new Pinochet.”

  • 03/05/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela's Maduro: 'Uribe is behind a plot to kill me'

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Colombian ex-president Alvaro Uribe was plotting to kill him, adding to a deluge of accusations by the former bus driver in recent months.

  • 09/05/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela's Maduro gets firm Brazilian backing, trade

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro got strong backing from regional heavyweight Brazil on a tour of South American allies to cement his legitimacy as political heir to the late Hugo Chavez.

  • 14/06/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela considers taking bottles from babies' mouths

    Venezuela's Congress will discuss legislation next week that would prohibit bottle feeding of infants to try to encourage breast feeding and reduce the use of baby formula, said a lawmaker of the ruling Socialist Party.

  • 04/07/2013 | Latin America

    CFK expresses solidarity with Morales and calls on Europe to 'apologise'

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner was among several South American leaders who spoke out at an emergency Unasur meeting, convened after Evo Morales was stopped from landing in several European nations. Cristina called on the responsible nations to apologise, and spoke out in defence of the Bolivian leader.

  • 07/07/2013 | Latin America

    Austria denies inspecting Morales plane during landing

    Austrian officials did not search the plane which carried Evo Morales in the hunt for US whistleblower Edward Snowden, the President of the European country has stated in an attempt to ease the diplmoatic crisis causd by the incident.

  • 09/07/2013 | World

    WikiLeaks: Snowden has not yet accepted asylum in Venezuela

    Former US spy agency contractor Edward Snowden has not yet formally accepted asylum in Venezuela, the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks clarified after a Russian lawmaker posted a statement to that effect on Twitter and then deleted it.

  • 06/10/2013 | Latin America

    Dilma and Maduro send best wishes to CFK

    The presidents of Brazil and Venezuela, Dilma Rousseff and Nicolás Maduro, have send messages of support to Argentine counterpart Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, wishing the head of state good health as she begins a month's enforced rest.

  • 08/10/2013 | Latin America

    President Maduro seeks decree powers from Venezuela lawmakers

    Venezuelan Nicolas Maduro went to parliament to seek decree powers that he says are essential to tackle corruption and fix the economy but opponents view as proof he wants to rule as an autocrat.

  • 08/12/2013 | Latin America

    Venezuela municipal vote tests President's strength

    Venezuelans voted in municipal elections today that are the biggest political test yet for President Nicolas Maduro as he tries to halt an economic slide and preserve the legacy of his late mentor, Hugo Chavez.

  • 09/12/2013 | Latin America

    Maduro pledges to 'deepen the economic offensive' this week

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro pledged to deepen his "economic offensive" to force businesses to cut prices after his ruling Socialist Party won the most votes in weekend municipal elections.

  • 15/01/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela shuffles economic team, limits corporate profits, keeps forex rate

    Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro shuffled his top economic officials, limited corporate profits by law to under 30%, and said the official exchange rate would remain at 6.3 to the dollar this year despite a soaring black market and rumors of devaluation.

  • 11/02/2014 | World

    More arrests in Venezuela protests, Maduro slams "coup-seekers"

    Venezuelan authorities have arrested another eight anti-government protesters, bringing to 19 the number being held amid street demonstrations that President Nicolas Maduro says are being orchestrated by foreign-backed "coup-seekers".

  • 11/02/2014 | World

    Venezuela to create new forex platform through legal reform

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said his government in coming hours would reform currency exchange regulations to allow for a new foreign exchange platform under the OPEC nation's currency controls.

  • 12/02/2014 | Latin America

    Two dead, 23 people injured in violent Venezuela protests

    Two people were killed and 23 injured during standoffs at the end of an anti-government rally in Caracas, escalating the worst bout of unrest in Venezuela since protests against President Nicolas Maduro's April 2013 election.

  • 13/02/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela court orders arrest of opposition leader Lopez

    A Venezuelan court ordered the arrest of opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez on charges including murder and terrorism linked to street protests that resulted in the deaths of three people the day before.

  • 15/02/2014 | Latin America

    'Chavistas' march in Venezuela, opposition protests continue

    Thousands of supporters of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro marched in the center of Caracas to call for peace and make a show of political strength after this week's deadly violence at street protests.

  • 15/02/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuelan students fight police

    Venezuelan police fired teargas and turned water cannons on stone-throwing protesters to stop them blocking a Caracas highway in a fourth day of sporadic unrest against President Nicolas Maduro's government.

  • 18/02/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela opposition leader López turns himself in amidst protests

    Hardline opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez has handed himself over to Venezuelan security forces answering an arrest warrant placed on the figure following last week's fatal protests.

  • 19/02/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela: jailed protest leader López urges Maduro's 'exit'

    Imprisoned protest leader Leopoldo Lopez urged supporters to keep fighting for the departure of Venezuela's socialist government, even as he was due in court today accused of fomenting unrest that has killed at least four people.

  • 19/02/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela state TV claims sixth protest victim

    Venezuelan state television said that a woman died after an ambulance taking her to hospital was blocked by opposition protesters in Caracas, bring to six the number of fatalities in a week of political unrest.

  • 20/02/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela protests rumble as demonstrators, troops face off

    Venezuelan security forces and demonstrators faced off in streets blocked by burning barricades in several provincial cities as protests escalated against President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government.

  • 21/02/2014 | Latin America

    From jail, Venezuela protest leader urges resistance

    Venezuela's jailed protest leader urged supporters to keep demonstrating peacefully against President Nicolas Maduro despite violence that has killed at least six people and rocked the OPEC member nation.

  • 22/02/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela deaths rise as unrest claims student and biker

    A female student and a young supermarket worker were the latest fatalities from Venezuela's political unrest as the death toll from 10 days of violence rose to at least eight.

  • 24/02/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela protests flare anew, death toll rises

    Anti-government demonstrators set up barricades and started fires in Venezuela's capital today despite calls from within the opposition to rein in protests in which at least 14 people have died in the OPEC nation.

  • 25/02/2014 | World

    Washington expels three Venezuelan diplomats

    The United States today ordered three Venezuelan diplomats to leave in reprisal for President Nicolas Maduro's expulsion of three US embassy staff accused of fomenting unrest that has killed at least 13 people.

  • 26/02/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuelan opposition declines Maduro's ‘Peace Conference’

    Venezuela’s opposition has declined its participation in the so called ‘National Peace Conference’, sponsored by President Nicolas Maduro in the presidential palace, as marches and protests continue nationwide.

  • 26/02/2014 | Latin America

    OAS suspends meeting over Venezuela situation

    The Organization or American States (OAS) has suspended tomorrow’s summit regarding Venezuela’s political unrest “for administrative reasons”, but postponed the meeting for a further date, officials said.

  • 27/02/2014 | Latin America

    US State Department report warns human right violations in Venezuela

    An executive summary published today by the US State Department describes Venezuela’s political power as “concentrated in a single party with an authoritarian executive”, and reported human rights abuses, including corruption, freedom of speech restrictions, and political persecutions amid others.

  • 28/02/2014 | Latin America

    Kerry says working with others on possible Venezuela mediation

    The United States is working with Colombia and other countries to see if mediation can bring opposing sides in Venezuela together for talks on ending unrest there, US Secretary of State John Kerry said today.

  • 02/03/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela opposition musters thousands for march despite Carnival

    While many Venezuelans went to the beach to enjoy the Carnival holiday, thousands of anti-government demonstrators marched in the capital, trying to keep up the momentum from weeks of protests demanding President Nicolas Maduro resign.

  • 04/03/2014 | Latin America

    Amid protests, Venezuela to remember late Hugo Chavez

    Venezuela geared up for commemorations of socialist leader Hugo Chavez's death despite continued protests against his successor that have shaken the OPEC member and threatened the legacy of "El Comandante."

  • 05/03/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela's Chávez remembered with pomp and protests

    Followers of Venezuela's late socialist leader Hugo Chávez flooded the streets to mark the anniversary of his death, a sad but welcome distraction for his successor who has faced a month of violent protests.

  • 05/03/2014 | Latin America

    Maduro breaks ties with Panama over 'conspiracy'

    Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro said he was breaking diplomatic and commercial relations with the Panamanian government due to a "conspiracy" against his administrtation.

  • 06/03/2014 | Latin America

    Two dead in Venezuela opposition protest

    A Venezuelan soldier and a motor cyclist were killed in a standoff with opposition demonstrators who had set up a barricade along an avenue of Caracas, the vice president of the ruling Socialist Party said.

  • 07/03/2014 | Latin America

    Latin American foreign ministers to discuss Venezuela unrest

    Latin American foreign ministers will meet next week to discuss the unrest in Venezuela that has left at least 20 dead and convulsed the South American OPEC nation, diplomatic sources.

  • 12/03/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela unrest death toll rises, students fight troops again

    Protesters battled soldiers in the streets of Caracas again as three more fatal shootings raised to 25 the death toll from a month of demonstrations against Venezuela's socialist government.

  • 13/03/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela says death toll from protests rises to 28

    Venezuela's state prosecutor said the death toll from a month of violent protests had risen to 28, after the nation's top court ordered opposition mayors to dismantle barricades set up by street protesters.

  • 14/03/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela inflation tops 57% amid protests

    The South American OPEC nation, which has one of the world's highest rates of inflation, said that despite the protests inflation slowed on a month-on-month basis to 2.4 percent from 3.3 percent in January.

  • 15/03/2014 | Latin America

    Maduro gives ultimatum to Caracas protesters

    Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro warned protesters in Caracas to clear a square they have made their stronghold, or face eviction by security forces.

  • 17/03/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela death toll rises as soldier is shot in head

    A Venezuela National Guard captain died today after being shot in the head during a demonstration, the military said, the 29th fatality in six weeks of clashes between protesters and security forces.

  • 24/03/2014 | Latin America

    Soldier and pregnant woman killed in Venezuela unrest, lifting death toll to 36

    A pregnant woman was shot dead near Caracas and a soldier was killed in the western state of Merida, as the death toll from weeks of anti-government protests in Venezuela rises to 36.

  • 31/03/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela's Maduro unveils new home-buying scheme for renters

    The Venezuelan government led by President Nicolás Maduro has decreed that property owners who have rented for over 20 years must offer tenants the chance to buy their homes, in a new plan to tackle a chronic housing shortage in the nation.

  • 02/04/2014 | Latin America

    Catholic Church blasts Venezuela Gov't for 'brutal repression'

    Venezuela's Roman Catholic Church accused today President Nicolas Maduro's government of "totalitarian" tendencies and "brutal repression" of demonstrators during two months of political unrest that has killed several dozen people.

  • 08/04/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela opposition to join exploratory talks with government

    Venezuela's opposition said it agreed to attend exploratory talks with President Nicolas Maduro's government in a bid to end the country's worst political unrest for a decade.

  • 09/04/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela formally invites the Vatican to mediate

    The Venezuelan government formally invited today the Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, to join the exploratory talks with the opposition as “mediator of good will”.

  • 10/04/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela's Maduro, opposition to begin talks

    President Nicolas Maduro was due to host Venezuelan opposition leaders at the start of mediated talks intended to stem two months of political unrest that has killed dozens in the OPEC nation.

  • 20/04/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuelan protesters burn Maduro effigies in Easter rally

    Hundreds rallied to demand the "resurrection" of Venezuelan democracy while effigies of both President Nicolás Maduro and opposition leaders were paraded for burning in a local Easter Day tradition.

  • 08/05/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela arrests hundreds of anti-gov't protesters

    Venezuelan security forces arrested 243 people in pre-dawn raids of youth anti-government activists camps in public spaces.

  • 11/05/2014 | Latin America

    Venezuela gov't frees most students arrested in camp raids

    Although the government hoped the demolition of four camps in Caracas would snuff out a three-month protest movement, activists vowed the measure had only strengthened their resolve to demonstrate against Maduro.

  • 28/05/2014 | Latin America

    US House passes bill seeking Venezuela sanctions

    The US House of Representatives passed legislation today, to impose sanctions on Venezuelans responsible for human rights abuses during anti-government protests, despite Obama administration worries that they could threaten talks seeking to ease the unrest.

  • 11/07/2014 | Argentina

    CFK invites Latin American leaders to dinner with Putin

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner invited Bolivian president Evo Morales, Uruguay leader José Mujica and Venezuela’s Nicolás Maduro to participate in a special dinner after her meeting with the Russian head of state, Vladimir Putin on Saturday.


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