Mexico has not proposed offering asylum to President Nicolas Maduro as part of talks with the United States aimed at resolving Venezuela’s political crisis, the foreign ministry said Thursday.
The Lima Group of countries seeking a peaceful solution to the spiralling crisis in Venezuela urged President Nicolas Maduro on Monday to cancel weekend elections that the group has denounced as undemocratic.
When Yolanda Abreu got her check for severance pay after five years working as a cardiologist, she let out a laugh of sheer disbelief: it was barely enough for a cup of coffee.
Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro announced Thursday he would re-value the crisis-wracked country’s bolivar currency, cutting three zeroes from current values to combat hyperinflation.
“Ban Duterte, defend democracy.”
A Venezuelan military court on Saturday ordered seven army officers and two sergeants to be jailed on charges of treason and “instigating a rebellion” against President Nicolas Maduro.
Venezuela will hold a presidential election by the end of April, the ruling Constituent Assembly said Tuesday, pulling forward a vote in which President Nicolas Maduro hopes to triumph over a divided opposition and win a second term.
Outspoken former London mayor Ken Livingstone on Thursday suggested that one of the causes of Venezuela’s current crisis was that former president Hugo Chavez “didn’t kill all the oligarchs”.