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Instagram priest takes to Venezuela's streets "with the people"

13 Jun 2019

CARACAS Venezuelan priest Luis Antonio Salazar has built a solid social media following over the past two years preaching the Bible over Instagram, breaking the mold of the country's conservative Catholic church.

Instagram priest takes to Venezuela's streets "with the people"

13 Jun 2019

CARACAS, June 13 Venezuelan priest Luis Antonio Salazar has built a solid social media following over the past two years preaching the Bible over Instagram, breaking the mould of the country's conservative Catholic church.

Venezuelan lawmakers seek refuge in embassies after crackdown on Guaido allies

10 May 2019

CARACAS Two Venezuelan lawmakers sought refuge at foreign embassies in Caracas on Thursday, as the government of President Nicolas Maduro cracked down on allies of opposition leader Juan Guaido who supported his attempted uprising last week.

A picture and its story - One Venezuelan protester's brush with death

04 May 2019

CARACAS A young protester, his arms outstretched and his head thrown completely back, is struck from behind by a Venezuelan National Guard riot control vehicle and pulled underneath. | Video

Venezuelans seek joy amid the chaos

23 Apr 2019

CARACAS A night at a bar is interrupted by a power outage, going to a baseball game is prohibitively expensive, and a trip to a nearby beach requires months of savings. But many Venezuelans have not given up on finding ways to smile.

Venezuela's Maduro replaces electricity minister amid blackouts

02 Apr 2019

CARACAS Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro replaced his electricity minister on Monday in a move to address a series of blackouts plaguing the country, while opposition leader Juan Guaido called on supporters to continue taking to the streets.

Venezuelans rally to protest chronic power outages

30 Mar 2019

CARACAS Thousands of Venezuelan opposition sympathizers protested on Saturday against recurring blackouts that crippled much of the country this month and have aggravated the OPEC nation's economic and social crisis.

Venezuela blames 'attack' as another crippling blackout hits

25 Mar 2019

CARACAS Venezuela blamed an "attack" on its electric system for a blackout on Monday, the second to hit the OPEC nation this month, that shuttered businesses, plunged the main airport into darkness and left commuters stranded in the capital.

Water is now gold for desperate Venezuelans

22 Mar 2019

CARACAS Living with a scarcity of water is becoming the norm for many Venezuelans. | Video

Four dead, hundreds detained after Venezuela blackout - rights groups

14 Mar 2019

CARACAS Four people were killed and at least 300 were detained in association with protests and looting that took place during Venezuela's nationwide blackout, rights groups said on Thursday.

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