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  1. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela expels US diplomats, accusing them of economic sabotage

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 10:22am by NYT

    ... was Elizabeth Hoffman, an official in the embassy's political section, whom Maduro had publicly accused at least as early as April of meeting with opposition figures to plot sabotage ... political spectrum." Ever since he was elected by a narrow margin in April in a special election to replace Chavez, Maduro has struggled with intense economic woes and a deeply divided people. ...

  2. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Caracas fumes over arrest of former Chavez spy chief on Aruba

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 09:47pm by AP

    ... of revenue has been tourism, and thus it has far more extensive ties to the US economically than it does to Venezuela." ...

  3. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Thousands evicted from world's tallest slum in Caracas, Venezuela

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 10:57pm by AP

    ... they did not want to move so far away. They worry about losing the million-dollar views and their easy access to supermarkets, public transportation and, possibly, employment. "I don't ...

  4. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuelan riot police fire tear gas and arrest protesters in Caracas

    Posted May 15th 2014, 09:23pm by AFP

    ... It was the latest chapter in months of turbulence in the oil-rich but economically and socially troubled South American country. At least 42 people have died and more than 800 have been injured since ...

  5. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Protests heat up in Venezuela amid opposition rift over US sanctions

    Posted May 15th 2014, 10:51am by Associated Press in Caracas

    ... if not their leaders, acknowledge that sanctions would be counterproductive, possibly setting up the Obama administration to be blamed for Venezuela’s economic troubles much like the Washington’s half-century ...

  6. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela gives president decree powers for ‘economic war’

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 03:12pm by Reuters in Caracas

    ... and socialist lawmakers for approving this law that will let us advance, over the next 12 months, in defeating the economic war being waged against our people,” Maduro said. “Tonight has been a victory ... is intended to limit businesses’ profit margins to 15-to-30 per cent as part of an “economic offensive” against price-gouging. Another would create a new state body to oversee dollar sales ...

  7. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Nicolas Maduro to meet opposition to try and end Venezuelan unrest

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 11:25pm by Reuters

    ... will be Venezuela's crime epidemic and economic problems- issues high on the litany of complaints from demonstrators in the streets since early February. The opposition is also insisting on the release ...

  8. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuelan protesters demand release of arrested activists

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 03:21am by AFP

    ... of foreigners. In a separate incident, Maduro said National Guard members were "ambushed" and shot at in Valencia, Venezuela's economic hub. One died from being shot in the eye and another ... have been reported to the public ombudsman. The Venezuelan government said it was investigating 27 cases of human rights abuses, though it provided no details of possible wrongdoing. ...

  9. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela frees some student protesters, unrest continues

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 01:38pm by Reuters in Caracas

    ... factions in the Socialist Party, split the opposition where many moderates oppose the street tactics, and distract the public’s attention from economic problems. He has called on supporters ... groups, he added. “Public security is the government’s responsibility and they are coming up tragically short.” As users took to the country’s most popular social network, Twitter, to blame ...

  10. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuelans struggle with rampant inflation on miserly salaries

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 08:50pm by GDN

    ... of an economy in tatters Watch: Venezuela hit by deadly protests over economic crisis Standing 52 storeys high and crowned with a heliport, the unfinished high-rise, originally conceived as a bank, ... with housing, public transport and even safety. The only thing that doesn’t go up here are people’s salaries POLICEMAN JORGE LUIS CADENA Illegally occupied eight years ago by more than 300 families, ...




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