# venezuela - Today’s News
Mónica Spear was killed in January of 2014.
# venezuela - Sunday 7 February, 2016
Criminal activity is widespread in Venezuela’s capital city, causing insecurity among both rich and poor.
# venezuela - Tuesday 22 December, 2015
Coast guard rescuers were trying to get to the man from a helicopter at the time.
# venezuela - Sunday 20 September, 2015
There are a few surprises in here.
# venezuela - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
He is said to have surgically implanted bags of the the drug inside the animals.
# venezuela - Monday 16 March, 2015
Flying just isn’t worth the hassle.
# venezuela - Thursday 5 February, 2015
WARNING: Not safe for LIFE. Or for anyone who has recently eaten breakfast.
# venezuela - Saturday 17 January, 2015
Meet Krisbell Villarroel, a 22-year-old single mother of two small children.
# venezuela - Thursday 27 November, 2014
The inmates broke into the prison infirmary and drank a cocktail of grain alcohol and prescription drugs.
# venezuela - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
The 64-year-old Venezuelan was once one of the world’s most-wanted militants.
# venezuela - Sunday 6 July, 2014
Others have had to cancel funerals.
# venezuela - Saturday 1 March, 2014
Foreign journalists were among 41 arrested as clashes intensified in the capital Caracas.
# venezuela - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
A former two-division WBA world champion Antonio Cermeno was found dead after being kidnapped.
The Venezuelan government is set to name its ambassador to Washington today.
# venezuela - Saturday 22 February, 2014
“They are killing us,” students are screaming on posters, through social media and at rallies.
# venezuela - Friday 21 February, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Alan Shatter, tragic workplace accidents and angry Ryanair customers.
# venezuela - Friday 14 February, 2014
Three have died and dozens more injured in anti-government protests this week.
# venezuela - Saturday 1 February, 2014
Sometimes the lines outside the Irish consulate in Caracas are 200 people deep, forcing a rotating cadre of self-appointed leaders to maintain a 24-hour vigil to stop queue jumpers.
# venezuela - Tuesday 7 January, 2014
The 29-year-old and her husband were found dead inside their car on a Venezuela motorway. Their 5-year-old daughter was injured in the shooting.
# venezuela - Sunday 14 July, 2013
Is Edward Snowden a heroic whistleblower or a far less noble character? I think we’re still waiting for that question to be answered, writes Larry Donnelly.
# venezuela - Tuesday 9 July, 2013
The 30-year-old, who leaked details of the US’ vast surveillance operation, has agreed to an offer of political asylum from Venezuela, a top pro-Kremlin lawmaker said in a tweet that was later deleted.
# venezuela - Saturday 6 July, 2013
Nicaragua and Venezuela have also offered asylum to the American – one days after denouncing the rerouting of Bolivian President Evo Morales’ plane over Europe amid reports that the fugitive was aboard.
Snowden has been scrambling to evade espionage charges after disclosing a vast US surveillance program to collect phone and internet data.
# venezuela - Wednesday 1 May, 2013
Opposition lawmakers said they were denied speaking rights as they refused to recognise the election of Nicolas Maduro as successor to Hugo Chavez.
# venezuela - Monday 15 April, 2013
It’s finally official after demands for recount: The acting president will succeed the late Hugo Chavez, beating his opponent by just over 1 per cent.
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Nicolas Maduro, who had been acting president since the death of Hugo Chavez, won 50.66 per cent of the vote last night.
# venezuela - Sunday 14 April, 2013
Venezuelan’s went to the polls today to vote in a successor to Hugo Chavez.
# venezuela - Thursday 14 March, 2013
The acting president of Venezuela said preparatory steps to put Hugo Chavez’s body on display should have been taken much earlier.
# venezuela - Monday 11 March, 2013
Henrique Capriles will run in elections to replace late President Hugo Chavez.
# venezuela - Saturday 9 March, 2013
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We’ve lost a colourful world leader who genuinely seemed to have the best interests of his people at heart. But the facts don’t lie – Chávez’s economic legacy is a warning against statist socialism, writes Aaron McKenna.
# venezuela - Friday 8 March, 2013
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Venezuelan vice president Nicolas Maduro will be sworn in later today and said that Chavez will be kept in a glass casket “for eternity”.
# venezuela - Thursday 7 March, 2013
“I don’t want to die. Please don’t let me die,” the late Venezuelan president is quoted as saying according to the head of the presidential guard.
# venezuela - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
Expectations are that the government will hold elections within the next month as Venezuela faces uncertainty following the death of the leftist leader.
Reaction from world leaders to the death of the Venezuelan president yesterday has been mixed.
# venezuela - Tuesday 5 March, 2013
The fiery populist has died following a nearly two-year bout with cancer.
At least one US military official has been expelled from Venezuela amid accusations of a conspiracy, the Pentagon has confirmed.