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Venezuelan opposition says won't contest April 22 polls without guarantees

Feb 22, 2018 - 10:30 AM

Opposition leader: 'Do not count on the Democratic Unity Roundtable (MUD), or the people, to endorse what until now is only a fraudulent and illegitimate simulation of the presidential election'

RUNNING AGAIN. In this file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro delivers a speech at the Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas on November 4, 2016. Juan Baretto/AFP

Venezuela rivals seek to ease political crisis

Nov 01, 2016 - 3:57 PM

Opponents of socialist President Nicolas Maduro remain wary while the opposition itself is divided over the strategy with some groups refusing to sit down with the government

General view of the meeting between Venezuela's government and opposition leaders for Vatican-backed talks, in a bid to settle the country's deepening political crisis, in Caracas on October 30, 2016. Ronald Schemidt/AFP

Venezuela govt, mistrustful rivals in crisis talks

Oct 31, 2016 - 10:38 AM

The landmark gathering aims to defuse an increasingly tense political crisis

This handout picture released by Venezuelan Presidency shows Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro (R) shaking hands with Venezuelan opposition spokesman Jesus Torrealba, before a meeting between Venezuela's government and opposition leaders for Vatican-backed talks, in a bid to settle the country's deepening political crisis, in Caracas on October 30, 2016. Venezuelan Presidency/Handout/AFP

Venezuelan protests seek Maduro's ouster

Mar 13, 2016 - 8:48 AM

Thousands of Venezuelans demonstrate against Maduro in northeast Caracas as the socialist president gathered thousands of his own red clad supporters in the center of the capital

MADURO OUT. Supporters of 'Justice First' party wave flags during a rally in Caracas, Venezuela, March 12, 2016. Miguel Gutierrez/EPA

Opposition hopeful as Venezuela sets legislative vote

Jun 23, 2015 - 8:56 AM

With Venezuela s economy in recession oil revenues plunging and consumers facing chronic shortages of basic goods President Nicolas Maduro s approval rating has sunk to 28

LOSING SUPPORT? A handout picture provided by the Miraflores Palace shows Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro (L) and Venezuelan first lady Cilia Flores (R) during an United Socialist Party of Venezuela meeting, in Caracas, Venezuela, June 22, 2015. Miraflores Palace handout/EPA