Gulf Times - Venezuela
Venezuela envoy visits QRCS to enhance humanitarian relations

Venezuela envoy visits QRCS to enhance humanitarian relations

Ali bin Hassan al-Hammadi, secretary-general of Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS), has met a high-profile delegation from the embassy of Venezuela.

Venezuela arrests two Americans for failed 'invasion'

Venezuela arrests two Americans for failed 'invasion'

Two Americans were detained in Venezuela on Monday on suspicion of plotting to topple President Nicolas Maduro's government, which has accused US-backed opposition leader Juan Guaido of bankrolling the scheme.

At least 17 dead in Venezuela prison riot: military

At least 17 dead in Venezuela prison riot: military

At least 17 inmates were killed Friday in a Venezuelan prison riot, military authorities said.

Venezuela's Guaido meets Macron on charm offensive

Venezuela's Guaido meets Macron on charm offensive

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, on a charm offensive to back his bid to oust his country's leader, claimed Saturday to have the ‘firm support’ of French President Emmanuel Macron.

US accuses Venezuela of bribes to rig opposition vote

US accuses Venezuela of bribes to rig opposition vote

The United States on Friday promised further sanctions to pressure Venezuela's leftist leader Nicolas Maduro, accusing him of bribing lawmakers to block the re-election of his opponent Juan Guaido.

Qatar-Venezuela ties reviewed

Qatar-Venezuela ties reviewed

HE the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad al-Muraikhi met the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Venezuela Ruben Dario Molina ...

EU renews Venezuela sanctions for a year

EU renews Venezuela sanctions for a year

The European Union renewed sanctions targeting the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro for a further year on Monday, in an effort to encourage a democratic resolution ...

El Salvador expels Venezuelan diplomats

El Salvador expels Venezuelan diplomats

El Salvador has ordered Venezuela's diplomats to leave the country within 48 hours, in line with President Nayib Bukele's position that the Venezuelan government of Nicolas Maduro is illegitimate.

EU ready to impose more sanctions on Venezuela, to hold donor conference

EU ready to impose more sanctions on Venezuela, to hold donor conference

The European Union warned on Friday it was ready to impose new economic sanctions on the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to hasten change ...

Rosneft becomes top Venezuelan oil trader, helping offset US pressure

Rosneft becomes top Venezuelan oil trader, helping offset US pressure

Russian state oil major Rosneft has become the main trader of Venezuelan crude, shipping oil to buyers in China and India and helping Caracas offset the loss of traditional dealers ...

US sanctions target food subsidy scam in Venezuela

US sanctions target food subsidy scam in Venezuela

The United States imposed sanctions on Thursday on 10 people and 13 groups in a Venezuelan food subsidy scheme that lined the pockets of President Nicolas Maduro ...

Venezuela confirms death of detained officer who opposition says was tortured

Venezuela confirms death of detained officer who opposition says was tortured

Venezuelan authorities late on Saturday confirmed the death of a military officer who opposition leaders and family members said was tortured in custody after his detention over alleged involvement in a coup plot against President Nicolas Maduro.