Venezuelans try to beat hyperinflation with cryptocurrency revolution
With Venezuela's official currency plummeting for years, both the government and cryptocreators are trying to stem the rot with digital tokens. For ordinary Venezuelans, the cryptoboom also means regaining freedom.
US sanctions Cuba defense chief for supporting Venezuela's Maduro
The United States has banned General Leopoldo Cintra Frias and his children from entering the country. The State Department cited support for "cruel, inhumane or degrading treatment" of Venezuelans.
UN World Food Program:'Venezuelans are starving to death'
David Beasley, Director of the World Food Program said, Colombia needs international help as it struggles with a humanitarian catastrophe along its border from Venezuelans driven from their homes by hunger. He made the comments after meeting refugees during a visit to Cucuta in eastern Colombia.
Venezuelan's vote in unofficial poll, in defiance of Nicolas Maduro
Venezuelans vote in an unofficial poll over President Nicolas Maduro's controversial plans to create a powerful new government body.
Venezuelans line up to buy food in crisis-hit capital
Weary Venezuelans wait in long lines to buy food at local supply and production committees (CLAP) in the capital of the crisis-hit country. Venezuela's economic plight is largely due to falling prices for its oil exports, contributing to food shortages and economic disarray.