Juan Guaidó landed at the Caracas airport Monday morning ahead of planned opposition protests in the capital and throughout Venezuela. In a tweet, Guaidó said he was able to get through immigration, apparently avoiding confrontation with government officials. The opposition… Read More ›
On Friday, February 15, the United States imposed additional sanctions on key government officials in Venezuela as part of its continued support for Juan Guaidó. The move comes less than three weeks after President Donald Trump imposed sanctions on PDVSA,… Read More ›
In a widely circulated video, a high ranking military official said he publicly recognized Juan Guaidó, the leader of the opposition-controlled National Assembly, as the legitimate president of Venezuela. According to Reuters, General Francisco Yánez is a member of the… Read More ›
The economic and political crises in Venezuela has left the once prosperous nation a shell of its former self. The economy is in shambles due to fiscal mismanagement, over reliance on oil, and massive corruption. Last year, hyper inflation reached… Read More ›
This article was written by Rocio Cara Labrador and originally appeared on Council on Foreign Relations on November 30, 2018. It is reproduced here under CC BY-NC 4.0. Venezuela, home to the world’s largest oil reserves, is a case study in the perils of… Read More ›
This article was written by João Carlos Jarochinski Silva and Liliana Lyra Jubilut and originally appeared on E-International Relations on July 12, 2018. It is reproduced here under CC BY-NC 4.0. Since 2015, with the deepening of the crisis in Venezuela, and the consequent increase in displacement, with 5000… Read More ›
Luisa Ortega Díaz, the former Proseuctor General, presented evidence of corruption to the Supreme Court in exile against President Nicolás Maduro.