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Venezuela in the Eye of the Storm

Dan Kovalik | Posted 08.03.2013 | World
Dan Kovalik

I just returned from Venezuela this week where I was observing the post-election audit of the vote count at the invitation of the CNE (the National Electoral Council). The audit, known as the Citizens' Verification process, is impressive in its scope and thoroughness.

Venezuelan Opposition Leader Calls Vote Audit 'A Joke'

AP | CHRISTOPHER TOOTHAKER | Posted 06.26.2013 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles announced Thursday that his movement will boycott an audit of election resul...

Defeated Capriles Condemns Violent Protests

Reuters | Posted 06.17.2013 | World

By Daniel Wallis and Enrique Andres Pretel CARACAS, April 17 (Reuters) - Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles distanced hims...

Venezuela Opposition Leader Between Rock And Hard Place

AP | JACK CHANG and E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 05.10.2013 | World

By JACK CHANG and E. EDUARDO CASTILLO, The Associated Press CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- The date of elections to replace Hugo Chavez is set, and the...

The Key Factors That Will Determine Venezuela's Election

Reuters | Posted 05.08.2013 | World

CARACAS, March 8 (Reuters) - President Hugo Chavez's death paves the way for elections within weeks that will test whether his brand of "21st Centur...

Venezuelan Elections Heat Up

AP | IAN JAMES | Posted 07.02.2012 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Venezuela's presidential campaign officially began Sunday with President Hugo Chavez and opposition leader Henrique Capriles ral...

The Capriles Shirt, Now In Venezuelan Style

AP | FABIOLA SANCHEZ | Posted 06.03.2012 | World

LEGON, Venezuela -- In a home with bare brick walls and a zinc roof, a 58-year-old seamstress with short, curly hair is sewing shirts for a young poli...

Countdown to Venezuela Election: What Will Befall Chávez's Ties to Cuba?

Nikolas Kozloff | Posted 05.22.2012 | World
Nikolas Kozloff

In the event that Capriles does win and puts a break on Cuban-Venezuelan collaboration, what would be the psychological response of the Venezuelan people?

Official Anti-Semitism Subverts Democracy in Venezuela

Dina Siegel Vann | Posted 04.29.2012 | Latino Voices
Dina Siegel Vann

Chavez cannot sit on the sidelines now while allowing the official media and its spokespeople to continue promoting messages filled with hate and aimed at dividing the Venezuelan people.

Examining Venezuela's Primary Results

Joel D. Hirst | Posted 04.14.2012 | World
Joel D. Hirst

The Venezuelan opposition has a new leader.

Chavez's Challengers Prepare For Political Battle In Venezuela

AP | FABIOLA SANCHEZ | Posted 04.08.2012 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Outmatched time and again at the polls by President Hugo Chavez, Venezuelan's opposition leaders are trying a new strategy...

Is This The Man To Beat Hugo Chavez?

Posted 02.03.2012 | World

Both charismatic and polarizingly opinionated, Hugo Chávez arguably has been the most outspoken and identifiable leader in Latin America during his 1...