Venezuela's signs of crisis
Injured activists struggle to heal: Venezuelans hurt in fierce anti-Maduro protests struggle to heal, their...more
Maduro sponsors new constituent assembly: Venezuela's new legislative superbody was criticized by South...more
Military uprising: In a dramatic escalation of Venezuela's political crisis, a group of current and former...more
Police officer stages helicopter attack: A Venezuelan police officer staged a helicopter attack on government...more
Deadly protests since April: More than 125 people have died in protests since the start of April 2017....more
Injured protesters face another woe -- finding medicine: Demonstrators injured in Venezuela's often violent...more
Venezuelan lawmakers beaten and besieged: Pipe-wielding government supporters burst into Venezuela's...more
Drug shortages: Venezuela's brutal recession is worsening shortages of medicines from painkillers to...more
Cooking gas shortages force Venezuelans to turn to firewood: Finding domestic gas cylinders has become...more
Indigenous Venezuelans seek relief in Brazil: Facing hunger and hardship in their villages along Venezuela's...more
Trump sanctions seek to halt financing for 'dictatorship': President Donald Trump signed an executive order on...more
Women choose sterilization: A growing number of young women are reluctantly opting for sterilizations rather...more
Parents give away their children: With average wages less than the equivalent of $50 a month at black market...more
Santa isn't coming: As the crisis makes food scarce for millions of Venezuelans, many families cannot buy...more
Increased number of abandoned pets: Venezuelans struggling to feed their families, let alone their pets,...more
The shelves are bare: Despite sitting on the world's biggest oil reserves, Venezuela is in the throes of a...more
Children illustrate their hunger: Depicting their latest meals, some students drew just mangoes and plantains....more
Tropical fruits provide lifeline: Venezuela's mango season provided some relief during worsening food...more
Students and teachers ditch school: Education is no longer a priority for many poor and middle-class...more
Crossing the border to buy necessities: Some people traveled across Venezuela to line up overnight hoping to...more
Zoo animals go hungry: Dozens of animals starved to death at one of Venezuela's main zoos due to chronic food...more
Deadly health risks: Shortages of basic drugs and vaccines, emigration of underpaid doctors, and crumbling...more
A backdrop of uncertainty: Maduro is struggling to weather a political crisis that has shaken his government,...more
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