Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro (right) speaks with United Socialist Party of Venezuela Vice-President Diosdado Cabello in January. Photo: AP

US ‘in secret talks’ with Venezuela’s socialist party boss in bid to end political crisis

  • Diosdado Cabello, considered the most powerful man in Venezuela after President Nicolas Maduro, is believed to be involved in the talks
  • He reportedly met a person last month in Caracas who is in close contact with the administration of President Donald Trump
Topic |   Venezuela

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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro (right) speaks with United Socialist Party of Venezuela Vice-President Diosdado Cabello in January. Photo: AP
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Venezuelan migrants get on military trucks to get a free ride from the Ecuadorian-Peruvian border service to Tumbes. Photo: Reuters

UN official pleads for more help to relieve Venezuelan refugee crisis as hundreds flea country every day

  • The UNHCR estimates 4.3 million Venezuelans have fled economic and political turmoil in their country
Topic |   United Nations

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Venezuelan migrants get on military trucks to get a free ride from the Ecuadorian-Peruvian border service to Tumbes. Photo: Reuters
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