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CARACAS, VENEZUELA - APRIL 30: Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó, recognized by many members of the international community as the country's rightful interim ruler, talks to media outside the airforce base La Carlota on April 30, 2019 in Caracas, Venezuela. (Photo by Rafael Briceno/Getty Images)

The Caribbean country woke up with the call to take the streets by the president in charge Juan Guaidó, who appeared in a video in the early hours of the morning along with former presidential candidate Leopoldo López, who was imprisoned for more than four years by the Nicolás Maduro regime.

Complaints grow about Venezuela's subsidized food system

 01/15/2018 - 10:06
A photo taken on Jan. 12, 2018, that shows one of the boxes of subsidized food sold to poor Venezuelans as part of the leftist government's CLAP (Local Committees for Supply and Production) program.

The leftist administration of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in March 2016 created a system of subsidized food boxes aimed at mitigating shortages at grocery stores and supermarkets, but those establishments" shelves are practically empty a year and nine months later and complaints and denunciations of fraud are growing.

Plain Text Author: 
EFE

Brazil declares persona non grata Venezuelan diplomat in Brasilia

 12/27/2017 - 15:28
President of the National Assembly of Venezuela Julio Borges (R), speaks with the Brazilian ambassador in Caracas, Ruy Carlos Pereira, during a visit to the Parliament in Caracas, Venezuela, Nov. 7, 2017.

The Brazilian government on Monday (Dec. 25th) declared persona non grata the charge d'affaires at the Venezuelan Embassy in Brasilia, Gerardo Antonio Delgado Maldonado, as a reprisal for the same decision by Venezuela's National Constituent Assembly with regard to the Brazilian ambassador in Caracas.

Plain Text Author: 
EFE

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