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Guaido vows to oust Maduro as thousands of Venezuelans protest

Guaido vows to oust Maduro as thousands of Venezuelans protest

Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido vowed Tuesday to take Nicolas Maduro's place in the presidential palace "very soon," as thousands of people took to the streets of Caracas to protest.

Guaido, Maduro rallies set as Venezuela struggles with blackout

Guaido, Maduro rallies set as Venezuela struggles with blackout

Thousands of Venezuelans are expected to protest once again Saturday as opposition leader Juan Guaido cranks up the pressure on beleaguered President Nicolas Maduro -- in the midst of a sweeping electricity blackout that has crippled the crisis-wracked country.

US to punish foreign entities funding Venezuela's Maduro

US to punish foreign entities funding Venezuela's Maduro

The United States will impose sanctions on foreign institutions helping to finance embattled far-left Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro, the White House said Wednesday.

Venezuela's Guaido risks arrest as he returns home to defy Maduro

Venezuela's Guaido risks arrest as he returns home to defy Maduro

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido plans to risk arrest by returning home on Monday, after he ignored a court-imposed travel ban and toured Latin American countries to boost support for his campaign to oust President Nicolas Maduro.

Venezuela's Guaido says 600 military have left Maduro government

Venezuela's Guaido says 600 military have left Maduro government

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, visiting Paraguay on Friday to raise support for a change of government in his country, said that 600 members of the military have abandoned the government of Nicolas Maduro in recent days.

Spain says Maduro has 'no intention' of negotiating

Spain says Maduro has 'no intention' of negotiating

Spain's Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said Wednesday Venezuela's leader Nicolas Maduro had "no intention of negotiating" but rejected any foreign military intervention in the economically-strapped country.

Venezuela's Guaido meets with foreign allies for anti-Maduro strategy

Venezuela's Guaido meets with foreign allies for anti-Maduro strategy

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido is meeting with members of a multinational support group in Bogota Monday to hammer out a strategy to remove his rival Nicolas Maduro from office.

'They shot at us,' say injured Venezuela protesters

'They shot at us,' say injured Venezuela protesters

Edinson Cisneros gasped and wheezed as he tried to talk -- he was one of the protesters struck by rubber buckshot fired by Venezuelan security forces breaking up border demos demanding the entry of emergency aid from Colombia.

Venezuela aid showdown looms as Guaido attends concert on border

Venezuela aid showdown looms as Guaido attends concert on border

Venezuela's opposition and its US and Latin American allies on Friday threw a challenge to embattled President Nicolas Maduro, vowing to bring humanitarian aid into the country despite his opposition.

China says report of talks with Venezuela opposition "fake news"

China says report of talks with Venezuela opposition "fake news"

China said on Wednesday a newspaper report that Chinese diplomats had held talks with Venezuela's political opposition to protect its investments in the Latin American country was "fake news".

Trudeau announces $53 million in aid to Venezuelans

Trudeau announces $53 million in aid to Venezuelans

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Monday pledged Can$53 million (US$40 million) in humanitarian aid for Venezuelans amid a deepening crisis.

Maduro warns of civil war in TV interview on eve of EU deadline

Maduro warns of civil war in TV interview on eve of EU deadline

With hours to go until a deadline passes for Nicolas Maduro to call fresh elections or lose yet more support on the world stage, the Venezuelan leader alluded to a possible civil war in comments to media.