Chile announced a “democratic responsibility visa” for Venezuelans. The move comes as more and more Venezuelans are fleeing their country.
Crude oil production in Venezuela continues to fall, but some believe that the industry can turnaround with the right leadership in Caracas.
The economic crisis in Venezuela has become a migration crisis. In the last two years, nearly one million Venezuelans emigrated as their country’s economy fell. The Washington Post reports on how Venezuela’s neighbors are dealing with influxes of migrants and… Read More ›
Nicolas Maduro appears to have successfully transitioned Venezuela into a dictatorship. President Maduro is using the recently elected Constituent Assembly to consolidate his power and attack the opposition. In May, Maduro called for the election of a Constituent Assembly to… Read More ›
On July 30th, the Venezuelan government held elections for a Constituent Assembly. The results were an overwhelming victory for President Nicolas Maduro and his ruling party in terms of seats in the Constituent Assembly. However, it was at least a… Read More ›
Venezuela is hurtling towards a catastrophe. The economic crisis and political repression that sparked the anti-government protests appear to be entering a new, bloody phase. So far this year more than 100 protestors have been killed by government forces. In… Read More ›
Members of both chambers of Congress in the United States introduced identical bills in May that would send millions of dollars in aid to Venezuela. The aid would include food and medicine as well as technical assistance to help return… Read More ›