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U.S. airlifts supplies for people of Venezuela [video]

Learn more about the U.S. assistance that is awaiting delivery to the people of Venezuela, who are suffering under Nicolás Maduro's failed policies.
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World leaders declare support for Juan Guaidó [video]

Around the world, more than 50 countries have joined the United States in recognizing the legitimacy of interim President Juan Guaidó of Venezuela.
Venezuelan flag in a sea of protestors (© Rafael Hernandez/dpa picture alliance/Getty Images)

Venezuelan youth march for humanitarian aid

Venezuelans are in desperate need of humanitarian aid being held at the Colombian border by cronies of former dictator Nicolás Maduro.
A stack of tomatoes sitting in front of two tall stacks of cash (© Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters)

Life in Venezuela becomes unaffordable [graphic]

When money loses value, life becomes expensive. In Venezuela, mismanagement has led to hyperinflation where people cannot afford basic goods.
Juan Guaidó in crowd of people (© Fernando Llano/AP Images)

More than 50 countries support Venezuela’s Juan Guaidó [infographic]

The governments of countries around the world are formally recognizing Juan Guaidó as the interim president of Venezuela.
Frederick Douglass statue (© Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Frederick Douglass: A symbol of freedom beyond America’s shores

Frederick Douglass' powerful story of his life as a slave and his escape to freedom is inspiring writers and readers far beyond the U.S.
Imposing detention center entrance with barbed wire (© Thomas Peter/Reuters)

Turkey condemns China’s abuse of Uighur Muslims

After reports of the death of a popular Uighur musician, the Turkish government called out China's treatment of Uighurs and other Muslim ethnic minorities.
Illustration of Martin Luther King Jr. above street sign bearing his name (State Dept./D. Thompson)

Where streets have one name: Martin Luther King Jr.

February is Black History Month. Learn what inspired dozens of countries to name thousands of streets after Martin Luther King Jr.
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China’s repression of Muslims in Xinjiang

China is persecuting Muslims living in western China. The persecuted Uighur and Kazakh ethnic groups are being forced to give up their religion and culture.