Venezuela backtracks on expulsion of US diplomats

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro permits US diplomats to remain in the country for 30 days, three days after ordering them out.Elad Benari, 1/27/2019, 3:25 AM

Venezuelan President kicks out US diplomats

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro breaks diplomatic relations with the US after Trump recognizes opposition leader as president.Ben Ariel, 1/24/2019, 1:10 AM

Venezuelan President survives assassination attempt

Drones carrying explosives detonate near Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro during speech in Caracas. He was not hurt.Ben Ariel, 8/5/2018, 5:02 AM

Abbas: Moving embassies to Jerusalem is against int'l law

PA chairman urges Latin American countries not to follow in Paraguay’s footsteps and move their embassies to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 5/8/2018, 4:05 AM

United States sanctions Venezuela's Maduro

U.S. imposes sanctions against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, calls him "dictator" after controversial election.Ben Ariel, 7/31/2017, 11:51 PM

Venezuelan president meets Jewish leaders to build cooperation

President Nicolas Maduro welcomes Jewish leaders at the governmental palace to strengthen cooperation.JTA, 2/24/2017, 5:04 AM

Latin American Dictators Slam Gaza 'Genocide'

Chavez's successor makes surprise visit to Fidel Castro, is told he's a 'hero' for giving Hamas enclave material support.Ari Yashar, 8/21/2014, 6:57 PM

Venezuelan President Expels Three More US Diplomats

Amid rising unrest, President Nicholas Maduro expels American consulate officials - the second group to be expelled in four months.Ari Soffer, 2/17/2014, 11:45 AM

Venezuelan Protest Turns Lethal, Govt. Teeters

Mass demonstration ends in gunfire with at least three dead, President Maduro clamps down on opposition, press.Ari Yashar, 2/14/2014, 10:30 AM

Venezuela Expels US Diplomats

President Nicolas Maduro gives 3 diplomats 48 hours to leave the country: "Yankees out!"Ari Soffer, 10/1/2013, 11:20 AM

Maduro: I'm Not Anti-Semitic; My Grandparents Were Jewish

Venezuela’s president denies accusations that he is anti-Semitic, claims that he is of Jewish descent.Elad Benari, 5/21/2013, 5:46 AM

Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro Squeaks Presidential Win

The Venezuelan Central Elections Commission has announced that Acting President Nicolas Maduro has won the nation’s presidential polls.Chana Ya'ar, 4/16/2013, 2:15 AM

Holocaust Grandchild Runs Again to Lead Venezuela

Henrique Capriles is giving interim Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro a vigorous run as the two make their final campaign appeals.Chana Ya'ar, 4/3/2013, 10:24 AM

Venezuela VP Delivers State-of-Nation As Chavez Fights for Life

Vice President Nicolas Maduro stood in for President Hugo Chavez Tuesday to give Venezuela’s State of the Nation address amid legal debates.Chana Ya'ar, 1/16/2013, 11:46 AM

Power Struggle Starts as Venezuela Pres. Chavez Recovers

A power struggle is in the works as doubts grow over whether Venezuela's president will attend his own inauguration following surgery.Chana Ya'ar, 12/26/2012, 11:45 AM