The political crisis in Venezuela has escalated with National Assembly Leader Juan Guaido declaring that he will serve as president until new elections are held, as Canada backs his leadership. Here's.. CTV News - Published
France would recognize as president of Venezuela whoever wins a democratic vote, an official said, after President Emmanuel Macron hailed the courage of Venezuelans marching for freedom but stopped.. Reuters - Published
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence issues a message of support for Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido, while calling current president Nicolas Maduro a 'dicator with no claim to power'. Rough cut -..
Venezuela's opposition will on Thursday seek to maintain pressure on isolated President Nicolas Maduro after congress chief Juan Guaido swore himself in as interim head of state with the support of.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
There have been no proposals to convene an emergency meeting of the OPEC and non-OPEC monitoring committee because of the political turmoil in OPEC member Venezuela, Russian Energy Minister Alexander.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Oil rose on Thursday, shaking off persistent concern about the outlook for demand after the U.S. government said it could impose sanctions on OPEC member Venezuela's crude exports. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Moscow would stand with Venezuela to protect its sovereignty and the principle of non-interference in its domestic affairs said Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister. Zee News - Published Also reported by •euronews •RIA Nov.
French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday called the 2018 election of Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro “illegitimate”, throwing his weight behind the opposition by hailing the thousands.. France 24 - Published
SBS World News wraps up the latest news including, political turmoil in Venezuela as President Maduro kicks out US diplomats. Donald Trump delays State of the Union address after being barred from.. SBS - Published
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has called Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to offer support after the opposition leader declared himself interim president and won the backing of Washington and.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
The EU has urged Venezuelan authorities to respect the "civil rights, freedom and safety" of opposition leader Juan Guaido, but stopped short of recognising him as interim president. RTE.ie - Published Also reported by •Reuters India •Reuters
Trump tweets he'll delay the State of the Union speech. It's Day 34 of the government shutdown, Ohio voters react to the standoff. In Venezuela, two men argue over who is the rightful president. NPR - Published
Venezuela's opposition leader declared himself interim president Wednesday, in a bid to seize power from sitting leader Nicolás Maduro. The U.S. swiftly proclaimed its support for Juan Guaidó. NPR - Published
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The fallout from developments in Venezuela and uncertainty over Britain's exit from the European Union are set to be key points of discussions Thursday at the World Economic.. New Zealand Herald - Published
A spokesman for the Secretary-General of the United Nations called for an independent investigation into reported casualties that had occurred during the unrest in Venezuela, urging all parties in the.. Reuters - Published