Former attorney general Luisa Ortega Diaz arrived in Bogota on Friday after fleeing Venezuela together with her husband German Ferrer, the Colombian migration agency has announced.
The United States will bring all of its diplomatic and economic power to bear on President Nicolas Maduro after assumption of legislative powers by the Constituent Assembly, State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said in a press release.
Parliaments in Argentina, Brazil, Spain, Canada, Costa Rica, Mexico, Panama, Peru and Chile have accused Venezuela’s new assembly of breaching the constitution after it granted itself the power to pass laws.
Venezuela’s fired chief prosecutor Luisa Ortega Diaz on Friday accused President Nicolas Maduro of being involved in a sprawling graft scandal around Brazilian construction firm Odebrecht.
Members of the Venezuelan National Assembly refused on Friday to recognize the parliament's dissolution announced by the newly elected Constituent Assembly, initiated by the country's President Nicolas Maduro with the intention of rewriting the constitution.
Washington has failed to win support of Latin American states for military action in Venezuela, Bolivian President Evo Morales said Friday.
The United States and Colombia reached a deal to widen market access for American exports of rice, the US Office of the Trade Representative said in a press release.
The United States and Argentina have reached an agreement that will allow American pork to enter the Argentinian market for the first time in 25 years, US Vice President Mike Pence said in a release on Thursday.
Moscow believes that sanctions and threats to use force in Venezuela are unacceptable, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Thursday.
An armed gang attacked a hospital in the capital of Guatemala, killing at least six people.
Venezuela’s national intelligence agents searched the house of former chief prosecutor Luisa Ortega Diaz.
Clashes at a prison in the southern Venezuelan state of Amazonas killed 37 inmates.
A Chinese fishing crew has been remanded in Ecuador on suspicion of catching endangered sharks in the Galapagos Islands marine reserve.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that Venezuela needs a political solution based on dialogue and compromise between government and the opposition.
Santiago Borja is an airline pilot who braves each storm he encounters with a camera in his hands. His incredible “Storm Portraits” series, photographed from around 37,000 feet above the ground, allows you to see thunderstorms in all their glory.
An explosion occurred at a metro station in Venezuela's capital Caracas.
During his first stop on a tour of Latin America, Vice President Mike Pence told an audience in Colombia that Washington was “absolutely determined to bring the full measure of American economic and diplomatic power to bear until we see democracy restored in Venezuela.” Radio Sputnik’s Loud and Clear examined the ramifications of Pence’s tour.
Colombia’s formerly largest armed insurgent group is set to turn into a political party with the same acronym.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro criticized US President Donald Trump’s statement about possible military action in Venezuela as unreasonable, local media reported.
The supporters of the Venezuelan President took to the streets of Caracas to protest against Donald Trump’s statement about possible military action.
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