Venezuelan opponent Capriles says that government is capable of suspending legislative elections

The Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles said that the government of Nicolas Maduro is capable of suspending the legislative elections scheduled for the end of the year by the decline in surveys results and the severe economic crisis that hits the country. “The...

Capriles announces mobilizations in Venezuela before crises and shortages of commodities

The Venezuelan opposition is preparing a series of demonstrations across the country to press the government to take steps to overcome the crisis and to boost the change of the socialist model, announced on Wednesday the leader Henrique Capriles. “We are coming to an...

Venezuelan opposition leader Capriles calls for peaceful “street mobilization”

The Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles called on Monday on Venezuelans to mobilize peacefully before the severe economic crisis faced in the country, reports the AP. “In the coming hours we will speak and say what are the actions (…), but I want to make it...

Capriles said that it “smells like another devaluation”

The Venezuelan opposition leader and candidate in the last two presidential elections, Henrique Capriles, said yesterday that it again “smells like devaluation” in the country, commenting that the President Nicolas Maduro has said that there will be developments in...

Henrique Capriles calls on Venezuela “stop giving away” gasoline

The Venezuelan opponent Henrique Capriles yesterday, August 1, called to the government “stop giving away” gasoline to countries with which the Executive has energy agreements before starting a debate on the possible increase in fuel prices in the country. “A...

Politician “Judas” burning in Venezuela

Last Sunday, in different parts of Venezuela, opposition supporters burned dolls and dummies of President Nicolas Maduro, the number two of the Chavez movement, Diosdado Cabello and other senior officials, while government supporters put on fire some opposition members such as...

Nicolas Maduro and Henrique Capriles prepare a meeting

The socialist president of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, political heir of the late left-wing leader Hugo Chavez, called this Monday for a meeting of regional authorities in the Government Palace after more than two weeks of opposition protests that have spread to at least 13 of the...

NGO recorded 539 arrests, 19 imprisonments and 18 tortured

In 12 days of protests in the country, the Venezuelan Non Governmental Organization Foro Penal, recorded hundreds of cases of tortures, arrests, abuses and excesses of the security forces against protestants that, as announced, had been reported to international organizations....