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Caracas, April 23 - Nine people have been arrested on charges of leading, financing and organising violent anti-government protests in the Caracas municipality of Chacao, Venezuela's interior minister reported Tuesday.
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Houston FBI agents are working on a recent case of child sexual assaults that is one of the worst they've ever seen, involving more than 90 victims.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, on a tour of Latin America, met his Venezuelan counterpart Elias Jaua Monday to discuss boosting cooperation in a range of areas including energy.
After being kidnapped for eight days, Venezuelan journalist Nairobi Pinto was safely released today April 14, Globovision reported.
Aaron Lansky, president and founder of the Amherst-based Yiddish Book Center, is making an appeal to help export a "significant Yiddish Library" from Caracas, Venezuela.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi was in Cuba Sunday, the first stop on a tour of four Latin America countries.
Hundreds of protesters rallied on Sunday to demand the "resurrection" of Venezuelan democracy while effigies of both President Nicolas Maduro and opposition leaders were paraded for burning in a local Easter Day tradition.
The protests against the dictatorship of Nicols Maduro in Venezuela have taken a Christian turn this week as the mostly Catholic nation celebrates its greatest holiday.
Venezuelans, already struggling to find basics like milk and toilet paper at the supermarket, are now confronted with empty appliance store windows and clothes racks at shopping centres.
A protester with a Guy Fawkes mask, painted with the Venezuelan flag colors, carried a doll with a tear gas canister during a protest march in Caracas, Venezuela on Tuesday.
Five years ago, Yorvis, the son of a Major League baseball player, was kidnapped and held for ransom in his homeland of Venezuela.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro , accompanied by Vice-President Jorge Arreaza and Foreign Minister Elias Jaua, holds a meeting with Venezuelan opposition leaders and Latin American Foreign Affairs Ministers at the Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas on April 10, 2014.
Jews in Venezuela have said they are concerned by a fresh surge of antisemitism as the political crisis in the country continues.
"When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle."