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    Russia vows to prevent US intervention in Venezuela

    Reuters . Moscow/ Caracas | Updated at 12:00am on March 05, 2019

    Russia will do all possible to prevent a US military intervention in Venezuela, the TASS news agency quoted the speaker of Russia’s upper house of...

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    Russia ready to talk with US on Venezuela

    Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 12:00am on March 04, 2019

    Russia is ready to take part in bilateral talks with the United States over the issue of Venezuela, Russia’s foreign minister told his US counterpart...

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    US imposes more sanctions

    Reuters . Washington/ Moscow/Brasilia | Updated at 12:00am on March 02, 2019

    The United States imposed fresh sanctions on Venezuela on Friday, targeting six Venezuelan government officials tied to President Nicolas Maduro, in its latest move to...

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    Russia accuses US of preparing military intervention

    Reuters . Moscow/ Bogota | Updated at 12:00am on February 27, 2019

    A top Russian security official on Tuesday accused the United States of deploying forces in Puerto Rico and Colombia in preparation for a military intervention...

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    Venezuela crisis continues

    Agence France-Presse . Bogota | Updated at 12:02am on February 26, 2019

    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido is meeting with members of a multinational support group in Bogota Monday to hammer out a strategy to remove his...

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    Guaido ramps up pressure after border clashes

    Agence France-Presse . Ureña, Venezuela | Updated at 11:13am on February 24, 2019

    International pressure mounted against Venezuela’s leader Nicolas Maduro on Sunday, with Washington vowing to ‘take action’ after opposition efforts to bring humanitarian aid into the...

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    Venezuela protests flare

    Reuters . Cucuta | Updated at 12:00am on February 24, 2019

    Venezuelan troops fired tear gas at angry protesters unable to cross into Colombia on Saturday after president Nicolas Maduro closed the border to stop the...

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    Venezuela opposition to confront border troops over aid

    Reuters . Cucuta | Updated at 07:33pm on February 23, 2019

    Venezuela’s opposition and activists prepared on Saturday to confront troops stationed along the country’s borders to block their plan to bring...

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    Maduro starts shutting borders

    Reuters . Caracas | Updated at 11:58am on February 22, 2019

    Venezuela president Nicolas Maduro threatened to close the border with Colombia on Thursday as opposition leader Juan Guaido and some 80 lawmakers ran a gauntlet...

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    Venezuela's Guaido calls for 'million volunteers' in aid standoff

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 10:33am on February 18, 2019

    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido set a goal Sunday of enlisting a million volunteers within a week to confront a government blockade that has kept...