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Cuba charges US moving special forces, preparing Venezuelan intervention

Cuba has been a key backer of the Venezuelan government since what is called the Bolivarian Revolution began under former leader Hugo Chavez in 1998.

US Congress won't support military intervention in Venezuela: US Representative

Most Western countries, including the United States, have recognized Guaido as Venezuela's legitimate president, but Maduro retains the backing of Russia and China, as well as control of state institutions including the military.


Explained: Why Venezuela has turned to India to sell its crude

Since sanctions were announced, Venezuela's state-run oil company PDVSA has loaded and exported 1.15 million bpd of crude and refined products, according to Refinitiv Eikon data quoted by Reuters.

Venezuela turns to India for oil exports as US sanctions bite

Venezuela has sent its oil minister, Manuel Quevedo, to India to convince refiners, including Reliance Industries Ltd and Nayara Energy Ltd, to double their oil purchases.

Venezuela pressures foreign partners on oil venture commitments - sources

The sanctions on Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA), imposed last month in an attempt to dislodge Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, barred access to US financial networks and oil supplies for the PDVSA joint ventures.

China calls for peaceful dialogue on Venezuela crisis

Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said China "believes that Venezuela's affairs should be resolved by the Venezuelan people under the framework of its constitution and laws and through peaceful dialogue and political means.


US sanctions are aimed at Venezuela’s oil. Its citizens may suffer first.

If Nicolas Maduro hangs on, many in Venezuela fear that the sanctions imposed last week will push the already suffering nation of about 30 million people into an even greater humanitarian catastrophe.

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.

Mike Pence in Florida: Time to end Nicolas Maduro's regime in Venezuela

Mike Pence told dozens of Venezuelans that Washington was working toward a "peaceful transition" so opposition leader Juan Guaido rises to power.

Who represents Venezuela? UN, international lenders stuck in limbo

A US-led campaign for international recognition self-proclaimed head of state Juan Guaido over President Nicolas Maduro has left the UN and other international organizations caught in the middle of global division over the issue.

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Hundreds of Venezuelan migrants enter Peru despite passport rule

Peru's economy is expected to grow by 4 per cent this year and many Venezuelans already have at least one relative living in the nation.

Anti-government protests rock Venezuela

The killing of a 14-year-old boy by a policeman during an anti-government protest is raising tensions in Venezuela.