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Days after a bizarre drone attack, Venezuela’s government may be getting ready for another crackdown on the military
It's still not totally clear who was responsible for carrying out a drone attack on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, but he appears ready for another crackdown on political rivals and potential challengers.
Several former high-ranking officials have been arrested in recent days in Venezuela, in what appears to be a campaign to consolidate political power.
Argentina's president wants the US to deepen its crack down on Venezuela, but the move he's touted could damage both the US and Venezuela.
The sanctions come after a highly criticized constituent-assembly election, during which at least 10 people were killed in protests around the country.
Venezuela’s president released a version of ‘Despacito’ to support his effort to rewrite the constitution
Nicolas Maduro has vowed to go ahead with an effort to redraft the country's constitution, making what appears to be unauthorized use of "Despacito" to do it.
Dozens of government supporters stormed the legislative halls and attacked opposition leaders on Wednesday.
Venezuelans have taken to the streets by the thousands in recent days, protesting the country's deep and intractable political and economic troubles.
The chief of US Southern Command spoke highly of regional efforts to end Venezuela's crisis, but the country is far from a resolution.
Venezuela admits homicides soared to 60 a day in 2016, making it one of the most violent countries in the world
A rare official announcement about crime rates indicates deadly violence in Venezuela soared to new highs in 2016.
Venezuelans have turned to the black market and alternative currencies to meet their needs, but the government is cracking down.