Venezuela Constituent Assembly - updates

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Maduro says governors 'must submit' to new legislative body

Sep 08, 2017 - 10:48 AM

All of the governors who will be elected must submit to the Constituent Assembly or else they will be immediately dismissed Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says in a speech

Venezuela will hold referendum on new constitution – assembly

Aug 25, 2017 - 9:22 AM

From next week we will write the chapters of the new constitution says Delcy Rodriguez leader of the Constituent Assembly

The week in photos: July 29-August 4, 2017

Aug 05, 2017 - 4:00 PM

This week s selection of photo highlights here and around the world

ERUPTION. Hot lava flows down the Mount Sinabung volcano in the night in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia on July 30, 2017. Photo by Tibta Pangin/AFP

Venezuela constitutional row: a quick guide

Jul 30, 2017 - 9:34 AM

What is the new body? Why does Maduro want it? And why is the opposition so angry?

VENEZUELA PROTESTS. A woman takes part in a protest in Caracas on the eve of the symbolic plebiscite called by the government's opposition on July 15 , 2017. Photo by Juan Barreto/AFP