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Venezuelan Teen Killed During Protest

Reuters | Posted 04.26.2015 | World

By Javier Faria SAN CRISTOBAL, Venezuela, Feb 24 (Reuters) - A teenager was killed during a protest in the western city of San Cristob...

Venezuelans Speculate What's Behind Protest Camp Raids

AP | JOSHUA GOODMAN | Posted 05.09.2014 | Latino Voices

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — In the bubbling cauldron that is politically riven Venezuela, divining the government's motives is a favorite pastime. So ...

Venezuelans Post 'Better Naked Than' Photos To Protest Brutality Against Opposition (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 04.10.2014 | World

After a university student was beaten and stripped naked by masked government supporters in Venezuela last week, outraged men and women have taken to ...

How The Opposition Is Winning Over Chavistas In Venezuela's Slums

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2014 | World

By Brian Ellsworth CARACAS, March 19 (Reuters) - Opposition activists in the slums of eastern Caracas hope to unseat President Nicola...

'No Nos Callarán!' 'We Will Not Be Silenced'

Sergio Muñoz Bata | Posted 05.18.2014 | World
Sergio Muñoz Bata

According to a report of the Venezuelan Press National Union, 89 journalists have been attacked or arrested by the police or the paramilitary government sponsored brigades since the protests began about a month ago.

Venezuela Clash Leaves 2 More Dead

AP | EZEQUIEL ABIU LOPEZ and JORGE RUEDA | Posted 03.07.2014 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A National Guardsman and a civilian were killed Thursday as gangs of government supporters on motorcycles rode into east C...

Maduro's Grip On Power Means Venezuela Is Not Ukraine

AP | BEN FOX and CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN | Posted 04.29.2014 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — It is hard to find toilet paper or flour in oil-rich Venezuela these days and the country is plagued by some of the highes...

Former Boxing World Champ Kidnapped In Venezuela, Shot To Death

AP | Posted 02.25.2014 | Latino Voices

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Former world champion boxer Antonio Cermeno was kidnapped and killed in his native Venezuela, police said Tuesday. Cermen...

Venezuela Cuts Off Internet, Blocks Communication For Protestors

AP | FRANK BAJAK | Posted 02.21.2014 | Latino Voices

LIMA, Peru (AP) — The battle for Venezuela is being fought as vigorously online as in the streets, with authorities cutting off the Internet to a cl...

Opposition In Venezuela Takes To The Street

Posted 02.13.2014 | Latino Voices

Venezuela's opposition took to the streets on Wednesday to protest corruption and crime, according to Reuters. The protests, pushed by a campaign from...

Venezuelan Police Break Up Anti-Chavez Protest

AP | FABIOLA SANCHEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela — Police used tear gas, plastic bullets and water cannons to scatter hundreds of students protesting against the government T...