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Venezuela crisis escalates as Guaidó’s chief of staff is arrested

The political crisis escalated significantly Thursday when the chief of staff, Roberto Marrero, a lawyer and confidant of Guaidó, was taken from his apartment in southern Caracas around dawn to an unknown destination by armed intelligence officers,

Venezuela's Guaido says intelligence agents detained his chief of staff

Guaido invoked the constitution in January to assume the interim presidency after declaring Maduro's 2018 re-election a fraud, and has been recognized by dozens of Western nations as the country's legitimate leader.

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As blackout eases, Venezuela braces for rival rallies

The United States and about 50 other countries support Guaido's campaign to oust Maduro and hold elections. Juan Guaido, 35, is the leader of Venezuela's National Assembly.

Juan Guaidó returns to Venezuela, facing threat of arrest

On Sunday, John Bolton, the White House national security adviser, said on Twitter that an arrest of Guaidó would be met with a response “from the United States and the international community.”

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido urges supporters to protest today

Guaido on Sunday tweeted that Venezuelans should monitor his official announcements and that he would provide details about meeting points for supporters. He said they should gather across the country at 11 am.

Venezuela's Juan Guaido says he will return home after Ecuador visit

Guaido has spent the past few days touring between Latin American countries to muster support for his campaign to form a transition government and oust President Nicolas Maduro, whom he denounces as an illegitimate usurper.

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Facing jail in Caracas, Juan Guaido travels across South America

Guaido, head of the opposition-dominated National Assembly, risks not only being blocked from re-entering Venezuela, but being tossed into jail after violating a foreign-travel ban.

How things stand in Venezuela and why it matters who supports which leader

Here are the basics on who is with Nicolás Maduro, who has turned against him — and what to expect in the next turbulent weeks.

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