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    At least 14 people killed in Trinidad-bound migrant shipwreck

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 11:44am on December 14, 2020

    The Venezuelan government said on Sunday that it had found 14 bodies after a ship carrying migrants bound for Trinidad and Tobago was wrecked en...

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    Maduro eyes victory in Venezuela polls

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 10:33pm on December 06, 2020

    Venezuelans vote Sunday in legislative elections set to tighten president Nicolas Maduro’s grip on power and further weaken his US-backed opposition rival Juan Guaido, who...

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    Guaido reappears after claim he hid in French embassy

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 10:33pm on June 07, 2020

    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido reappeared in the street in videos distributed Saturday by his team and parliamentary allies, after foreign minister Jorge Arreaza claimed...

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    47 killed, 75 wounded in Venezuela prison riot

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 10:51am on May 03, 2020

    A prison riot has left at least 47 dead and 75 wounded in western Venezuela, a country where NGOs and inmates’ families regularly denounce unsanitary...

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    17 dead in Venezuela prison riot

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 12:02am on May 03, 2020

    At least 17 inmates were killed Friday in a Venezuelan prison riot, military authorities said. Detainees at Guanare city’s Los Llanos prison staged ‘a disturbance...

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    Maduro celebrates Guaido failure

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 10:22pm on January 24, 2020

    Venezuela president Nicolas Maduro goaded opposition leader Juan Guaido during a rally in Caracas on Thursday, taunting his rival for failing to unseat him.A year...

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    Maduro announces opening of cryptocurrency casino

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 12:00am on January 19, 2020

    Venezuela will open a casino where all bets must be placed in the country’s ailing ‘petro’ cryptocurrency, president Nicolas Maduro said on Friday, overturning a...

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    Guaido says talks with Maduro unlikely

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 10:39pm on January 12, 2020

    Venezuela’s opposition leader and self-declared acting president Juan Guaido said Saturday it is unlikely he will resume negotiations with president Nicolas Maduro. Guaido this week...

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    10 dead in prison riot in Venezuela

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 11:27pm on January 01, 2020

    Gang fighting at a jail in Venezuela left at least 10 inmates dead, an NGO reported Tuesday. At least four grenades were detonated in clashes...

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    2 Venezuelan soldiers get 6-year in jail over custodial death

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 03:02pm on September 25, 2019

    Two Venezuelan soldiers were given six years in prison on Tuesday over the death in custody of a navy officer accused of plotting to assassinate...

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