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UN Human Rights Chief Makes First Visit To Venezuela
By Scott Smith and Joshua Goodman, AP
Michelle Bachelet arrived in Venezuela to meet President Nicolás Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaidó, who are fighting for control as nation faces crisis.
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Angelina Jolie Visits Refugees Fleeing Venezuela, Pleads For Aid And Compassion
Jolie, an actress and U.N. special envoy, praised the "strongest people in the world."
Trump Administration Tightens Restrictions On U.S. Travel To Cuba
Cruise ship and other leisure travel to the island is banned over the Cuban government’s support of Venezuela's leader.
Pete Buttigieg Calls Out Trump Administration's 'Saber-Rattling' With Venezuela And Iran
The South Bend Mayor also called the Iraq War, which he said national security adviser John Bolton helped create, one of the worst foreign policy mistakes in U.S. history.
Pompeo Going To Russia Amid Disputes Over Venezuela, Arctic
The secretary of state will visit Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
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Trevor Noah On Trump: So Many International Conflicts, So Little Time
"Daily Show" host tries to parse where America will dive in: Iran, Venezuela or China?
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On The Brazil Border, Venezuela's Political Crisis Has Become A Humanitarian Nightmare
Venezuela’s descent into chaos, which nearly culminated in an anti-government military uprising, has had profound effects on both sides of the border.
What To Know About The Uprising In Venezuela
Opposition leader Juan Guaidó has called on his supporters to rise up against President Nicolás Maduro.
Street Clashes Erupt As Venezuela's Guaido Urges Uprising
Amid the mayhem, an armored utility vehicle drove at full speed into the crowd.
Military Coup Attempt In Venezuela
The Venezuelan opposition leader has declared a military coup is underway but Nicolás Maduro’s government has vowed to fight it.
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Venezuelan Opposition Leader Guaido Calls For Military Uprising Against Maduro
By Vivian Sequera and Angus Berwick, Reuters
In a video posted earlier on Twitter, Guaido said he had begun the “final phase” of his campaign to topple Maduro.
Chinese Ambassador Says Mike Pompeo 'Lost His Mind' In Clash Over Venezuela
Leaders battle over future of South American nation as Pentagon "explores options," CNN reports.
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Republicans May Find They Have Become The Boy Who Cried ‘Socialism’
Trump rarely misses a chance to accuse Democrats of wanting a socialist America — something Republicans have been doing since the New Deal.
Marco Rubio Says Venezuelan Explosion Occurred At 'German Dam,' Who Is A Journalist And Not A Dam
The Republican senator's comments on Venezuela's power outages came back to bite him on Saturday.
Dems Split As Khanna, AOC And Progressives Slam Trump On Venezuela
"We need to speak up," House progressives say in a foreign policy challenge to President Donald Trump -- and their own party.
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The U.S. Is Moving Closer To Military Intervention In Venezuela
The Trump administration has hinted it wants to intervene to oust Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro.
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CULTURE & ARTS
How ‘Dynasty’ Integrated Venezuela's Devastating Crisis Into Its Rebooted Plot
By Gianluca Russo, On assignment for HuffPost
The key to a successful relaunch? Relevancy.
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Univision’s Jorge Ramos Temporarily Detained In Venezuela During Nicolás Maduro Interview
Maduro's legitimacy as president has been called into question in recent weeks.
Venezuela Clashes Heighten As Troops Block Aid Delivery
By Christine Armario and Luis Andres Henao, AP
Troops loyal to President Nicolas Maduro blocked convoys carrying humanitarian aid at the border and fired tear gas on protesters.
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Venezuelan Troops Fire Tear Gas At Protesters As Maduro Closes Colombian Border
By Nelson Bocanegra and Anggy Polanco, Reuters
President Nicolas Maduro closed the border to stop the opposition bringing U.S. humanitarian aid into Venezuela.
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Trump Rages Against 'Socialist Tyranny' During Call To Oust Venezuelan President
Trump embraced the rhetoric of the Cold War, promising to topple Nicolás Maduro and "socialists" all across the Western Hemisphere.
US Military Planes Land In A Colombian Border Town With Aid For Venezuela
By Fernando Vergara, Gisela Salomon and Fabiola Sanchez, AP
"More is on the way."
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Spars With Elliott Abrams Over His Links To War Crimes
The Minnesota Democrat's tangle with Trump's new special envoy to Venezuela shed light on Abrams' controversial career.
Maduro Labels Trump A 'White Supremacist,' Says White House Ruled By Ku Klux Klan
The embattled Venezuelan president accused the U.S. of inventing a humanitarian crisis “that does not exist” in order to "take over” the country.
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Where Democratic Presidential Contenders Stand On The Venezuelan Crisis
Some of them agree with President Trump’s decision to recognize the country's opposition leader as the legitimate president.
U.S. Warns Americans Not To Travel To Venezuela
The advisory also came on the same day the Venezuelan government announced an investigation into opposition leader Juan Guaido.
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