Trump administration issues fresh sanctions for Venezuela

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 26 : US President Donald Trump imposed fresh sanctions on Venezuela on Friday to squeeze the oil-based economy that sustains Venezuelen President Nicolas...

Aug 25, 2017 2:38 PM | Newsscroll

US condemns 'power grab' by new Venezuelan assembly

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 19 Condemning the assumption of legislative powers by the "illegitimate" constituent assembly, the US has said the "power grab" is designed to supplant the...

Aug 19, 2017 8:20 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuela's ex-AG says Maduro involved in Odebrecht scandal

Puebla (Mexico), Aug 19 Venezuela's sacked attorney general Luisa Ortega said today she had evidence that President Nicolas Maduro and his inner circle were implicated in the massive corruption...

Aug 19, 2017 3:43 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuela pro-govt assembly seizes legislative powers

Caracas, Aug 18 Venezuela's new pro-government constitutional authority formally declared that it was seizing legislative power from the opposition-led legislature, tightening President Nicolas...

Aug 18, 2017 11:06 PM | Newsscroll

Venezuelan military receives President's order to prepare for U.S. invasion

Being [China], August 18 :Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has issued an order to the military to prepare to "shoulder arms," in case of a US invasion, Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino...

Aug 17, 2017 3:25 PM | Newsscroll

Maduro orders Venezuela military drill after Trump threat

Caracas, Aug 15 Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro has ordered his armed forces to carry out a national exercise next week in response to US President Donald Trump's threat of possible military...

Aug 15, 2017 7:46 AM | Newsscroll

US VP Pence stresses 'peaceable' solution sought for Venezuela

Bogota, Aug 14 The United States "will not stand by as Venezuela crumbles," Vice President Mike Pence has said, but he emphasised a peaceful path even as he stood by President Donald Trump's...

Aug 14, 2017 8:51 AM | Newsscroll

This weekend, she ignored a call by the opposition for yet another rally, one that attracted only 1,000 people -- a fraction of the mass gatherings of the past weeks.

"We're being made fun of," sighed the 24-year-old single mother who identified herself only by her nickname for fear of government reprisals.A member of a radical wing of young protesters who call...

Aug 14, 2017 12:45 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuela calls Trump's warning 'crazy act'

Carcas [Venezuela], August 13 : Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino has described United States President Donald Trump's warning of a possible military action as a "crazy act" by an...

Aug 12, 2017 8:27 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuela says Latin America stability at risk from 'reckless'

Trump threatCaracas, Aug 12 Stability across Latin America is in jeopardy from President Donald Trump's "reckless threat" to consider military action against Venezuela, Caracas said today, after its...

Aug 13, 2017 1:14 AM | Newsscroll