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Venezuelan Opposition Marches in Caracas as Woman Dies of Head Injury Inflicted by Frozen Bottle

Almelina Carrillo died Sunday of a cranial injury caused by a frozen bottle thrown at the nearby pro-government march from a hig

At least twenty-five people have died in over three weeks of opposition-led violence. 

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Venezuela Issues Arrest Warrants for 15 Soldiers Tied to Fatal Shooting

Fifteen GNB troops have been accused of involvement in the death of opposition demonstrator Gruseny Antonio Canelon. (Archive)

Venezuelan authorities have ordered the arrest of a group of soldiers accused of involvement in the fatal shooting of an opposition protester.

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Venezuelan Opposition Accused of Attacking Maternity Hospital, 10 Dead in Riot

Anti-government protests and riots have left at least 10 people dead in Caracas overnight. (Reuters)

Venezuela’s opposition has been accused of endangering the lives of more than 50 newborn babies, while at least 10 people have died in a riot.

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International Community Responds to Venezuela Protests as Gov’t Calls for Dialogue

Maduro said the opposition had responded to his call for dialogue on Thursday. (@PresidencialVen)

Countries across the globe responded to Venezuela’s mass pro and anti-government marches Wednesday that left one National Guard sergeant dead and dozens wounded in the latest round of opposition violence.

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International Court Denies Venezuela Opposition's Torture Case Claim

The President of the opposition-controlled National Assembly Julio Borges claimed that the International Criminal Court had agre

Opposition leader Julio Borges said the Hague had already accepted a case of torture for investigation, but the international court denied the claim.

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Venezuelans Flood Caracas in Pro and Anti-Maduro Marches amid Deadly Opposition Violence

The Chavista march was one of the biggest in years. (Rachael Boothroyd Rojas/Venezuelanalysis)

A National Guard sergeant was killed and a bystander critically injured in the latest wave of anti-government protests that have claimed seven lives so far. 

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Venezuelan FM Slams “Interventionist” Statement from Regional Governments

Venezuela’s Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez responds to the 11 country statement on state TV Tuesday. (ElUniversal)

FM Delcy Rodriguez has accused the 11 government that signed the declaration of hypocrisy. 

 

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Two Venezuelan Police Officers Indicted for Killing of Opposition Protester

The two Carabobo state police officers were indicted on Monday. (Archive)

Officers Marcos Ojeda (47) and Edwin Romero (33) were charged by the Public Prosecution Monday.

 

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Maduro: Opposition Activists Confess Being Paid to Promote Violent Protests

President Maduro addressed the Venezuelan nation on Sunday. (Prensa Presidencial)

“The orders were to set Caracas alight,” says a Venezuelan opposition leader involved in the past weeks' violent protests. 

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Russia Warns Against US Interference in Venezuela, Calls for Dialogue

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro (L) and Russian leader, Vladimir Putin (R). (Reuters)

A Russian foreign ministry spokesperson slammed a statement by the U.S. Southern Command, saying these would further worsen the crisis in Venezuela.

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Support for Chavismo Climbs in Venezuela

President Nicolas Maduro. (Ciudad Caracas)

Support for Chavismo has risen to 35% from 27%, while President Nicolas Maduro's popularity has surged by 6 points since November. 

 

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Four More Killed in Opposition-Led Violence, Death Count Stands at Six

Opposition protesters clash with national police on April 4th. (TeleSur)

One of the victims was minor Bryan Principal, 13, who was shot outside of a government housing mission in Lara state. 

 

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Venezuelan President Attacked During Public Act

(Aporrea)

Several people threw blunt objects at President Maduro from the crowd during a public act celebrating the 200th anniversary of the battle of San Felix. 

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Venezuela’s Maduro Calls for Regional and Municipal Elections

President Maduro called for regional and local elections on Sunday. (@PRESIDENCIALVEN)

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro placed a call Sunday for the National Electoral Council (CNE) to set a date for regional and municipal elections due this year.

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Father of Slain Venezuelan Youth Rejects Use of Son’s Image in Opposition Protests

Jairo Ortiz Sr. rejects use of his son’s persona to promote anti-government violence (@VTVCANAL8)

The father of a 19-year-old killed by Venezuelan police Thursday has spoken out against the use of the youth’s image in violent anti-government protests that have racked the South American country over the past ten days.

 

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