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#Venezuela

# venezuela - Friday 12 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Maduro's Irish supporters don’t see any problem with him crushing rights' Chavismo

'Maduro's Irish supporters don’t see any problem with him crushing rights'

Anything short of a return to a fully democratic path would be a tragic betrayal of the Venezuelan people, writes Victor Duggan.

# venezuela - Saturday 6 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Death toll in Venezuela protests rises to 36 as looting breaks out Maduro

Death toll in Venezuela protests rises to 36 as looting breaks out

At least 70 stores have been raided since Tuesday.

# venezuela - Sunday 23 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'I watch the news and cry and cry': Venezuelans in Ireland on the chaos back home Protests

'I watch the news and cry and cry': Venezuelans in Ireland on the chaos back home

20 people have been killed in three weeks of clashes at anti-government protests.

# venezuela - Thursday 20 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie At least three killed as huge anti-government protests become violent in Venezuela Nicolas Maduro

At least three killed as huge anti-government protests become violent in Venezuela

One young woman was shot in the head.

# venezuela - Saturday 15 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'We want people to know what's going on' - Why Venezuelans will be protesting in Dublin today Smithfield

# venezuela - Friday 31 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie When a coup is not a coup: Venezuela is edging closer to a full-on democratic catastrophe Coup D'etat

When a coup is not a coup: Venezuela is edging closer to a full-on democratic catastrophe

A number of Latin American countries have hit out at the move.

# venezuela - Saturday 11 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie National food shortage sends thousands of starving Venezuelans to root through bins Economic Crisis

National food shortage sends thousands of starving Venezuelans to root through bins

Inflation and food shortages have been getting worse and worse in the country.

# venezuela - Saturday 10 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Venezuelan government says it will give children four million toys it seized Christmas Caracas

Venezuelan government says it will give children four million toys it seized

Authorities said local supply committees will be in charge of distributing the toys “fairly” to children.

# venezuela - Saturday 3 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Blood, flies, rotting corpses: Inside Venezuela's crumbling hospitals Economic Crisis

Blood, flies, rotting corpses: Inside Venezuela's crumbling hospitals

The economic situation in the country is so dire that even hospitals are being badly affected.

# venezuela - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

From The42 Premier League-bound Gabriel Jesus can't stop scoring for Brazil Selecao This post contains videos

Premier League-bound Gabriel Jesus can't stop scoring for Brazil

Chelsea attacker Willian was also on target as a power cut was not enough to stop them defeating Venezuala 2-0.

# venezuela - Friday 2 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds of thousands march against government in Venezuela Taking Of Caracas

Hundreds of thousands march against government in Venezuela

Demonstrators dressed in white marched in the east of the capital, yelling “Venezuela is hungry” and “This government is going to fall”.

# venezuela - Sunday 19 June, 2016

From The42 Messi equals record as Argentina turn on the style to book semi-final spot Copa America This post contains videos

Messi equals record as Argentina turn on the style to book semi-final spot

They’ll play hosts USA on Tuesday night.

# venezuela - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

From The42 Mesmeric dribble beating 5 men saves a point for Mexico in Copa America Jesus Walks

Mesmeric dribble beating 5 men saves a point for Mexico in Copa America

Chicharito did well to get out of the way.

# venezuela - Sunday 5 June, 2016

From The42 Wes Morgan too tired from Leicester's title celebrations to line out for Jamaica All Partied Out

Wes Morgan too tired from Leicester's title celebrations to line out for Jamaica

The weary centre-back will miss his country’s opening game of the Copa America.

# venezuela - Saturday 21 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie How does an oil-rich country with an economy bigger than New Zealand have food shortages? Going Caracas

How does an oil-rich country with an economy bigger than New Zealand have food shortages?

Venezuela’s President has threatened to seize factories amid unrest.

# venezuela - Sunday 1 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie After switching to a two-day work week, Venezuela moves clocks forward to save power Desperate Times

After switching to a two-day work week, Venezuela moves clocks forward to save power

The country’s economy has been crippled by falling oil prices.

# venezuela - Friday 15 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Venezuelan civil servants are getting a five-day weekend because they don't have enough electricity Are They Caracas?

# venezuela - Saturday 26 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The 1984 drugs bust that shocked JFK’s old posh school The Preppie Connection

The 1984 drugs bust that shocked JFK’s old posh school

The students involved – now almost 50 – recently watched a film based on the events

# venezuela - Friday 11 March, 2016

# venezuela - Sunday 14 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Three men sentenced to 30 years for killing a former beauty queen Venezuela

Three men sentenced to 30 years for killing a former beauty queen

Mónica Spear was killed in January of 2014.

# venezuela - Sunday 7 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie What’s it like to live in the world’s most violent city? Caracas

What’s it like to live in the world’s most violent city?

Criminal activity is widespread in Venezuela’s capital city, causing insecurity among both rich and poor.

# venezuela - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man killed by shark attack as he was clinging to a rescue buoy in Caribbean Aruba

Man killed by shark attack as he was clinging to a rescue buoy in Caribbean

Coast guard rescuers were trying to get to the man from a helicopter at the time.

# venezuela - Sunday 20 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The 18 most ‘miserable’ countries in the world Misery Index

The 18 most ‘miserable’ countries in the world

There are a few surprises in here.

# venezuela - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Vet accused of surgically implanting bags of liquid heroin inside puppies On The Run

Vet accused of surgically implanting bags of liquid heroin inside puppies

He is said to have surgically implanted bags of the the drug inside the animals.

# venezuela - Monday 16 March, 2015

This woman sparked up a cigarette on a plane and then went on the most surreal rant

Flying just isn’t worth the hassle.

# venezuela - Thursday 5 February, 2015

This guy cut off his nose so he could look like a comic book villain

WARNING: Not safe for LIFE. Or for anyone who has recently eaten breakfast.

# venezuela - Saturday 17 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie People are becoming professional queuers in Venezuela No Skipping

People are becoming professional queuers in Venezuela

Meet Krisbell Villarroel, a 22-year-old single mother of two small children.

# venezuela - Thursday 27 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Thirteen inmates who had been on hunger strike die of poisoning in Venezuela Conditions

Thirteen inmates who had been on hunger strike die of poisoning in Venezuela

The inmates broke into the prison infirmary and drank a cocktail of grain alcohol and prescription drugs.

# venezuela - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Carlos the Jackal to face new murder trial over 1974 grenade attack Behind Bars

Carlos the Jackal to face new murder trial over 1974 grenade attack

The 64-year-old Venezuelan was once one of the world’s most-wanted militants.

# venezuela - Sunday 6 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Bereaved families spend days searching for coffins due to Venezuela shortages Inflation

Bereaved families spend days searching for coffins due to Venezuela shortages

Others have had to cancel funerals.

# venezuela - Saturday 1 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Students hit with water cannons and tear gas in Venezuela protests Violence

Students hit with water cannons and tear gas in Venezuela protests

Foreign journalists were among 41 arrested as clashes intensified in the capital Caracas.

# venezuela - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

From The42 Former boxing world champion killed in Venezuela RIP

Former boxing world champion killed in Venezuela

A former two-division WBA world champion Antonio Cermeno was found dead after being kidnapped.

From TheJournal.ie Students gear up for new rally in Venezuela Anti-government

Students gear up for new rally in Venezuela

The Venezuelan government is set to name its ambassador to Washington today.

# venezuela - Saturday 22 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: What’s going on in Venezuela? Unrest

Explainer: What’s going on in Venezuela?

“They are killing us,” students are screaming on posters, through social media and at rallies.

# venezuela - Friday 21 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Friday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about Alan Shatter, tragic workplace accidents and angry Ryanair customers.

# venezuela - Friday 14 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie UN calls for action over deaths in Venezuelan protests Violence

UN calls for action over deaths in Venezuelan protests

Three have died and dozens more injured in anti-government protests this week.

# venezuela - Saturday 1 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Venezuela’s youth are abandoning their homeland, Ireland is their destination Best And Brightest

Venezuela’s youth are abandoning their homeland, Ireland is their destination

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

From TheJournal.ie Former Miss Venezuela and British husband shot dead Shooting

Former Miss Venezuela and British husband shot dead

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

From TheJournal.ie Column: As an American, I’m still not entirely sure about Edward Snowden Opinion

Column: As an American, I’m still not entirely sure about Edward Snowden

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

From TheJournal.ie Edward Snowden ‘has accepted an asylum offer from Venezuela’, or has he? Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden ‘has accepted an asylum offer from Venezuela’, or has he?

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.

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