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1 hr ago | Inter Press Service
The armed forces and the police, and a few thousand licensed civilians, carry legal firearms, but there are hundreds of thousands, perhaps millions , of illegal weapons, according to Amnesty International.
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3 hrs ago | Democracy Now
Roberto Lovato , a writer with New American Media who recently returned from reporting in Caracas.
7 hrs ago | Hispanically Speaking
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Wednesday presided at a tribute to his late predecessor, Hugo Chavez , on the first anniversary of his death, an event attended by Cuba's Raul Castro , Bolivian leader Evo Morales and Suriname head of state Desi Bouterse.
11 hrs ago | CNN
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is unapologetic about his government's response to opposition protesters during weeks of unrest in the South American country.
15 hrs ago | Get Reading
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Protests in Venezuela that have turned violent, but it's been hard to get accurate information on the ground.
THE Department of Foreign Affairs on Friday asked over 100 Filipino nationals in troubled Venezuela to prepare for possible evacuation as it raised crisis alert level there to 2. "Filipinos in the area are advised to limit non-essential movements, to avoid public places, and to prepare for possible evacuation," the department said.
Bolivarian National Guards arrest an anti-government protester in handcuffs during clashes between motorcyclists and protesters in the Los Ruices neighborhood of Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, March 6, 2014.
Motorcyclists watch Bolivarian National Guards arrive after the motorcyclists tried to remove street barricades placed anti-government protesters, which broke out in clashes between them and the residents of Los Ruices neighborhood in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, March 6, 2014.
Cuban fury and Salsa fever is hotting up in cities and towns across Ireland as more and more people take to the dance floor.
United Nations human rights experts demanded answers Thursday from Venezuela's government about the use of violence and imprisonment in a crackdown on widespread demonstrations.
Venezuelan pianist Gabriela Montero dedicated part of a London concert to those confronting the government in Venezuela, saying she felt their "sadness, impatience, our frustration".
Ukraine has pushed Venezuela off the front pages, but all the while, the collapse of that country's socialist regime continues.
A mother behind the wheel of a minivan that was driven with her three children into the surf off Daytona Beach, Fla., is undergoing a mental evaluation.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro with wife Cilia Flores during a march in Caracas on February 22, 2014 Following a month of anti-government protests against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, tens of thousands of government supporters filled the streets Wednesday to commemorate the one year anniversary of the death of Maduro's ally and ... (more)