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Angus Berwick

Special Report: How Cuba taught Venezuela to quash military dissent

22 Aug 2019

CARACAS In December 2007, Venezuela's Hugo Chavez suffered his first defeat at the polls.

Disappointed Venezuelans lose patience with Guaido as Maduro hangs on

02 Jul 2019

CARACAS/PUNTO FIJO, Venezuela Four days before Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido launched a military uprising in a bid to oust President Nicolas Maduro, he told supporters at a rally outside the capital, Caracas: "In the next few days, we'll decide our destiny."

Special Report: They fled Venezuela's crisis by boat - then vanished

14 Jun 2019

GUIRIA, Venezuela A taxi dropped Maroly Bastardo and her two small children by a cemetery not far from the shore in northeast Venezuela. She still had time to change her mind. | Video

Exclusive: The thin evidence against a jailed Venezuela opposition official

11 Jun 2019

CARACAS At about 2 a.m. on March 21, eight Venezuelan intelligence agents drove to the home of the top advisor to opposition leader Juan Guaido and broke down the door.

Venezuela's Guaido vows protests as Oslo talks produce no deal

30 May 2019

OSLO/CARACAS Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido vowed to press ahead with street protests after talks with government officials hosted by Norway ended on Wednesday without progress towards resolving the South American country's long-running political crisis.

Special Report - How a Chinese venture in Venezuela made millions while locals grew hungry

11 May 2019

TUCUPITA, Venezuela The project was meant to feed millions. | Video

Deputy of Venezuela's Guaido arrested and dragged away by tow truck

09 May 2019

CARACAS Venezuelan intelligence agents detained opposition leader Juan Guaido's congressional deputy on Wednesday, using a tow truck to drag his vehicle away with him inside, prompting the U.S. government to warn of "consequences" if he was not released. | Video

Venezuelan protests peter out as Maduro hangs on; U.S. and Russia squabble

01 May 2019

CARACAS Venezuelans heeded opposition leader Juan Guaido's call to take to the streets on Wednesday in a bid to force President Nicolas Maduro from power, but there was little concrete sign of change in a crisis that increasingly looks like a political stalemate. | Video

Return of firebrand opposition leader Lopez energizes Venezuelan protests

01 May 2019

CARACAS When Felix Garcia woke up on Tuesday he was fired up by surprising news - Venezuelan opposition politician Leopoldo Lopez, under house arrest for the past two years, had appeared in public.

Venezuela's Guaido calls for uprising but military loyal to Maduro for now

01 May 2019

CARACAS Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday made his strongest call yet to the military to help him oust President Nicolas Maduro but there were no concrete signs of defection from the armed forces leadership. | Video

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