Nicolas Maduro

Venezuela president threatens to jail opposition over "trial"

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro threatened opposition members of the National Assembly with jail Friday, likening their plans to hold a symbolic "political trial" of him to a coup d'etat.

Venezuelan parliament votes to try President Maduro

The Venezuelan parliament has voted to open a political trial against President Nicolas Maduro, following a special legislative session in Caracas on Tuesday.

OAS critical, opposition angry after Venezuelan vote blocked

The head of the Organization for American States (OAS) has thrown his support behind angry opposition members in Venezuela by strongly condemning a block on a citizen vote in the inflation-riddled...

Venezuelans demand Maduro recall vote in mass demonstration

Tens of thousands of demonstrators flooded the streets of Caracas on Thursday to demand a vote on recalling Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

Venezuela recall vote pushed past opposition deadline

A vote to recall President Nicolas Maduro looked likely to miss a key opposition deadline, after the Venezuelan electoral authority said Tuesday that the next phase of the process to call the vote...

Campaign to recall Venezuelan president passes first hurdle

A bid to recall Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has secured enough signatures in the first stage of an attempt to wrest power from the socialist leader, the country's electoral council...

Opponents press recall referendum against Venezuelan president

Venezuela's opposition has collected enough valid signatures to move forward with its attempt to oust President Nicolas Maduro in a referendum, organizers said.