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1 hr ago | Daily Yomiuri
A year after President Hugo Chavez's death, Venezuela is mired in economic crisis and daily antigovernment protests, and for many people Wednesday's pomp-soaked anniversary of his passing was a time for genuine sadness and nostalgia.
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5 hrs ago | Canada.com
Motorcyclists watch Bolivarian National Guards arrive after the motorcyclists tried to remove street barricades placed anti-government protesters, which broke out in clashes between them and the residents of Los Ruices neighborhood in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, March 6, 2014.
5 hrs ago | USA Today
A National Guardsman and a civilian were killed Thursday in a clash between residents of a Caracas neighborhood and armed men who tried to remove a barricade, Venezuelan officials said.
5 hrs ago | The Straits Times
A police officer and a civilian died Thursday during clashes in the Venezuelan capital Caracas, bringing to 20 the toll from a month of anti-government demonstrations in the divided country.
8 hrs ago | Global Voices Online
This video report by April Peavey for The World originally appeared on PRI.org on March 4, 2014 and is republished as part of a content sharing agreement.
9 hrs ago | Babalu Blog
As all of you already know, the situation in Venezuela is not getting better. Following orders directly from Havana, the regime of Cuba-puppet dictator Nicolas Maduro continues its heavy-handed repression of pro-democracy protestors.
11 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
United Nations human rights experts demanded answers Thursday from Venezuela's government about the use of violence and imprisonment in a crackdown on widespread demonstrations.
13 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian
Mexico City. Johannesburg. Tiananmen. Tehran. Kiev. Caracas. We've seen this movie before.
Venezuelan pianist Gabriela Montero dedicated part of a London concert to those confronting the government in Venezuela, saying she felt their "sadness, impatience, our frustration".
Ukraine has pushed Venezuela off the front pages, but all the while, the collapse of that country's socialist regime continues.
A mother behind the wheel of a minivan that was driven with her three children into the surf off Daytona Beach, Fla., is undergoing a mental evaluation.
Caribbean Movement for Peace and Integration, Friends of Venezuela Solidarity Committee, Cuban Barbadian Friendship Association and other progressive groups in Barbados will remember and reflect on the life and contribution of Hugo Chavez .
A supporter of late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez poses for a picture at the outsides of the Cuartel de la Montana in Caracas.
Venezuelan soldiers sit under a mural of late president Hugo Chavez as they attend an event to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the social uprising known as 'Caracazo', which Chavez said marked the start of his revolution, in Caracas February 27, 2014.
The government tries to control protests fueled by middle-class Venezuelans, who blame Chavez for inflation, food shortages and crime.
For the past few weeks, Venezuela has been rocked by anti-government protests. What started as small-scale demonstrations in the capital city of Caracas has escalated to mobilizations throughout the country.
They left after Venezuelan secret police raided a Jewish club in 2007, and after the local synagogue was ransacked by unidentified thugs two years later.