A group of girls that go to school in Colombia hold a sign reading “We want to study, let us pass” near the crossing point at Francisco de Paula Santander International Bridge. Photo: AFP

Colombian human rights counsellor Francisco Barbosa Delgado calls on UN to take action on Venezuela’s humanitarian crisis

  • Call comes hours before Venezuelan Foreign Minister is due to speak, with many expected to boycott speech in support of Juan Guaido
Topic |   Venezuela

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A group of girls that go to school in Colombia hold a sign reading “We want to study, let us pass” near the crossing point at Francisco de Paula Santander International Bridge. Photo: AFP
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Members of the Venezuelan National Guard by a burnt truck on the Simon Bolivar bridge in San Antonio del Tachira, Venezuela on February 24, 2019. Photo: AFP

Spain would ‘roundly condemn’ use of force in Venezuela

  • ‘Not every option is on the table,’ said foreign minister Josep Borrell. ‘Foreign military intervention ... is something we hope won’t happen’
Topic |   Venezuela

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Members of the Venezuelan National Guard by a burnt truck on the Simon Bolivar bridge in San Antonio del Tachira, Venezuela on February 24, 2019. Photo: AFP
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