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Venezuela's Maduro Declares Emergency, Cites U.S., Domestic 'Threats' To His Rule

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 05.13.2016 | World

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro declared a 60-day state of emergency on Friday due to what he called plots from within the OPE...

Black Market Medicine And Animal Drugs: What It's Like To Be Sick In Venezuela

Rafael Osío Cabrices | Posted 06.06.2016 | World
Rafael Osío Cabrices

VALENCIA, Venezuela -- My dad's diagnosis came a couple days before Christmas: Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, stage III. The doctors planned his first dose of chemotherapy for mid-January. But because of Venezuela's deadly drug shortage, he had to bring everything to the clinic -- from the drugs to the needles to the saline solution. And with cancer, time is key. So we went on a mad dash search to find the medicine any way we could.

Venezuela Arrests 100 'Bourgeois' Businessmen

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

CARACAS, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Thursday that authorities had arrested more than 100 "bourgeois" businessmen...

Maduro To Seek Chavez-Style Decree Powers

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Andrew Cawthorne CARACAS, Oct 8 (Reuters) - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro was going to parliament on Tuesday to seek decree ...

Venezuela: Maduro Assassination Plot Foiled

Agence France Presse | | Posted 10.27.2013 | World

Venezuela said it derailed a plot to kill President Nicolas Maduro, arresting two hitmen it said wanted to assassinate the leftist leader on orders fr...