Venezuela investigates Guaido over photo with suspected Colombian criminals

Reuters | Sep 13, 2019 at 9:16 PM

Venezuela’s state prosecutor’s office said on Friday it would open an investigation into Juan Guaido after the interior minister presented photos on state television showing the opposition leader in the company of two suspected members of a Colombian drug-trafficking group.

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  • Venezuela gov't investigates Guaido over photo with suspected Colombian criminals (Reuters: Sep 13, 2019 at 7:22 PM)

Venezuela’s Maduro says he will skip U.N., but envoys will slam U.S. sanctions

Reuters | Sep 12, 2019 at 11:34 PM

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Thursday he will not travel to New York for the annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly later this month, but that two of his envoys would attend to denounce U.S. sanctions on the OPEC nation.

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  • Venezuela's Maduro says he will not travel to New York for U.N. (Reuters: Sep 12, 2019 at 10:43 PM)

Venezuela ex-general fights U.S. extradition, cooperation in doubt

Reuters | Sep 12, 2019 at 3:17 PM

Venezuela’s ex-military intelligence chief told a Spanish court that Washington was fabricating drug-trafficking charges in its extradition request, throwing into doubt future cooperation with the U.S. push against Venezuela’s socialist rulers.