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Venezuela's Maduro, opposition spar in crisis talks 
By Marcelo Daniel Brusa | April 11, 2014 11:33 PM
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and opposition leaders traded barbs during six hours of nationally televised talks that ended at dawn Friday, a rocky first attempt to end deadly anti-government protests.
Venezuela's Maduro, opposition to talk in push to end deadly unrest 
April 10, 2014 09:14 PM
President Nicolas Maduro was due to host Venezuelan opposition leaders on Thursday night at the start of mediated talks intended to stem violent protests in which dozens of people have died in the OPEC nation's worst unrest for years.
Venezuela asks Vatican official to witness crisis talks 
April 09, 2014 09:43 PM
Venezuela said Wednesday it had formally invited the Vatican's Secretary of State to be a "witness in good faith" to talks on ending two months of deadly anti-government protests there.
Venezuela's opposition to meet with government 
April 08, 2014 09:45 PM
Leaders of Venezuela's opposition have agreed to meet with President Nicolas Maduro's government to discuss ways to defuse the country's political crisis.
Colombian killed in Venezuela clash: military 
April 03, 2014 07:49 PM
A Colombian national was killed and 14 others arrested in a clash with the Venezuelan military in the restive border state of Tachira, the military said.
Venezuela government seeks 'totalitarian' regime: church 
April 02, 2014 08:15 PM
The Roman Catholic Church in Venezuela on Wednesday accused the leftist government of President Nicolas Maduro of seeking to impose a "totalitarian government," and said protests shaking the country were the result.
Venezuela troops block opposition leader from parliament 
By Deisy Buitrago | April 01, 2014 11:48 PM
Venezuelan troops dispersed opposition demonstrators with tear gas on Tuesday and blocked anti-government activist Maria Corina Machado, recently stripped of her seat in the National Assembly, from reaching the legislature.
Venezuela clears protest city's streets: official 
March 31, 2014 08:57 PM
Venezuelan security forces have cleared barricades from the western city that launched the first in a wave of national anti-government protests, a military commander said Monday.
Venezuelan president accepts facilitator for talks 
By Hannah Dreier | March 28, 2014 01:05 AM
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has agreed to enter talks with his country's opposition with the help of an outside facilitator.
Venezuela prosecutor sees police 'excesses' in protest crackdown 
March 23, 2014 08:06 PM
Venezuela's top state prosecutor on Sunday said security forces had committed "excesses" in breaking up nearly two months of opposition protests against the government of President Nicolas Maduro that have left at least 34 dead.
Venezuela moves swiftly against opposition 
March 20, 2014 10:53 PM
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has used the military, legislative and judicial power consolidated during 15 years of socialist rule in a sudden series of blows against opponents who have spent more than a month protesting in the streets, knocking down their barricades and throwing dissident leaders in jail.
Venezuela slums shun protests for parks 
By Brian Ellsworth | March 20, 2014 12:32 AM
Opposition activists in the slums of eastern Caracas are hoping to unseat President Nicolas Maduro – but not by barricading streets or burning tires.
Venezuela arrests seven in cocaine case of Berlusconi's ex-aide 
By Daniel Wallis | March 19, 2014 06:44 PM
Venezuelan authorities detain seven people, including four young workers at an airport cafe, in connection with the cocaine smuggling arrest of an ex-secretary to former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.
Venezuelan students march to mark first protest deaths 
March 12, 2014 09:38 PM
About 3,000 Venezuelan students marched Wednesday to mark a month since the first deaths in anti-government protests that have now claimed at least 21 lives.
Venezuela sinks further, despite its great wealth 
By Douglass Cassel | March 11, 2014 12:12 AM
What went wrong in Venezuela? The country should be prosperous and secure.
Two dead in Venezuela opposition protest: official 
March 06, 2014 08:39 PM
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 on Thursday.
Russia moves to cement renewed global role 
By Antoine Ghattas Saab | March 07, 2014 12:22 AM
Although Russia’s international role witnessed a sharp decline over the last few years, Moscow’s recent resurgence is now challenging Washington in Syria, where world powers are engaged in a fierce confrontation over the country’s deadly conflict.
On anniversary of Chavez’s death, Venezuela revolution challenged 
March 06, 2014 12:05 AM
The anniversary of Hugo Chavez’s death was marked Wednesday with a mix of street protests and solemn commemorations that reflected deep divisions over the Venezuela he left behind.
Venezuela's Chavez remembered with pomp and protests 
By Andrew Cawthorne, Girish Gupta | March 04, 2014 08:58 PM (Last Updated: 05/03/2014 06:43 PM)
Followers of Venezuela's late socialist leader Hugo Chavez flood 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.
Jailed opposition leader calls for more Venezuela protests 
By Brian Ellsworth | March 03, 2014 10:13 PM
Jailed Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez urged sympathizers on Monday to maintain street protests against President Nicolas Maduro as the country's foreign minister prepared to meet the United Nations Secretary General.

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