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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.

Trump says sending military to Venezuela 'an option' - CBS

Trump says sending military to Venezuela 'an option' - CBS

US President Donald Trump said that sending the military to Venezuela was "an option" and that he had turned down President Nicolas Maduro's request for a meeting.

Venezuelan general urges military to disavow Maduro as opposition stages rallies

Venezuelan general urges military to disavow Maduro as opposition stages rallies

An active Venezuelan general called on the armed forces to rebel against President Nicolas Maduro and to recognize the opposition leader Juan Guaido as interim chief as pressure at home and abroad grows on the head of state to step down.

Venezuela power struggle heats up with Guaido curbs, protest plans

Venezuela power struggle heats up with Guaido curbs, protest plans

The fight for control of Venezuela intensified on Wednesday as the government pushed a probe that may lead to the arrest of opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido who called for new street protests.

US recognises 'new' Venezuela leader

US recognises 'new' Venezuela leader

The United States on Wednesday recognised Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as the interim president, urging the overthrow of hard-left strongman Nicolas Maduro following tainted elections and a spiralling economic crisis.