Venezuela


U.S. Hits 4 Senior Venezuelan Officials With Sanctions

The Trump administration imposed sanctions Friday on four senior Venezuelan military officials for alleged corruption and repression, in a bid to raise the pressure on President Nicolas Maduro’s government. Among…

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Rights Group: Venezuela Protesters Tortured, Abused by State

Venezuelan state security forces systematically abused opposition protesters detained during months of deadly political unrest earlier this year, Human Rights Watch charged Wednesday. Some of the more than 5,000 people…

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Venezuela Opposition Looks for Answers After Election Loss

Voting sites were shifted to distant neighborhoods with rampant crime. Ballots featured the faces of opposition candidates who lost in primaries. The government-stacked National Electoral Council denied monitoring accreditation to…

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Venezuelan President in Algeria Amid Political Crisis

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is visiting Algeria to talk about the oil market and boosting relations, as his country faces international pressure and political crisis. Maduro arrived in Algiers early…

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