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U.S. presses India to stop buying oil from Venezuela's Maduro: envoy

Mar 10 2019

The United States is pressing India to stop buying oil from Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government, Washington's top envoy for Venezuela said, as the Trump administration this week threatened more U.S. sanctions to cut off Maduro's financial lifelines.

Venezuela releases American journalist after full day in custody: media

Mar 06 2019

CARACAS Venezuela's government released an American journalist and his local colleague on Wednesday, after they spent more than 12 hours in custody in a move that drew further international condemnation of socialist President Nicolas Maduro's government.

Venezuela opposition's U.S. envoy has no 'crystal ball' on Maduro exit

Feb 15 2019

WASHINGTON The Venezuelan opposition’s envoy to the United States said on Friday there was no telling how long it would take to oust President Nicolas Maduro but that efforts to end his rule were "irreversible," despite the failure so far to convince the military to abandon him.

Venezuela opposition to leave Citgo funds, management untouched - envoy

Feb 15 2019

WASHINGTON Venezuela's opposition has no plans to use funds belonging to U.S. refiner Citgo, which is owned by state oil company PDVSA, despite having named a new board for the company this week, the self-declared interim government's U.S. envoy said on Friday.

Venezuela opposition to leave Citgo funds, management untouched: envoy

Feb 15 2019

WASHINGTON Venezuela's opposition has no plans to use funds belonging to U.S. refiner Citgo, which is owned by state oil company PDVSA, despite having named a new board for the company this week, the self-declared interim government's U.S. envoy said on Friday.

Venezuela opposition's U.S. envoy has no 'crystal ball' on Maduro exit

Feb 15 2019

WASHINGTON The Venezuelan opposition’s envoy to the United States said on Friday there was no telling how long it would take to oust President Nicolas Maduro but that efforts to end his rule were "irreversible," despite the failure so far to convince the military to abandon him.

Venezuela's Maduro ramps up legal fight against Guaido's challenge

Feb 14 2019

CARACAS/WASHINGTON Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government stepped up a legal battle against efforts to oust him on Thursday, while the opposition said the international community had pledged more than $100 million in humanitarian aid for the country.

Venezuelan opposition envoy urges foreign help to get aid in

Feb 14 2019

WASHINGTON The Venezuelan opposition's envoy to the United States accused the government of President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday of blocking humanitarian aid to the country and urged the international community to help open "thousands of windows" to let assistance in.

Venezuelan opposition envoy urges foreign help to get aid in

Feb 14 2019

WASHINGTON The Venezuelan opposition's envoy to the United States accused the government of President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday of blocking humanitarian aid to the country and urged the international community to help open "thousands of windows" to let assistance in.

UPDATE 1-Venezuelan opposition envoy urges foreign help to get aid in

Feb 14 2019

WASHINGTON, Feb 14 The Venezuelan opposition's envoy to the United States accused the government of President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday of blocking humanitarian aid to the country and urged the international community to help open "thousands of windows" to let assistance in.

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