Venezuela

Airplanes at airport in front of mountains (© Marco Bello/Reuters)

U.S. suspended Venezuela flights to protect passengers

Conditions in Venezuela threaten air safety, so the U.S. has suspended commercial passenger and cargo flights between that country and the U.S.
Russian square (© Shutterstock)

Secretary Pompeo: ‘Frank discussions’ in Russia

Secretary Pompeo met with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Sochi, Russia, on May 14 to discuss a wide range of topics.
Man with painted face holding Venezuelan flag aloft (© Shutterstock)video

United in support for Venezuela [video]

The international community is working to support the Venezuelan people. Some countries are also hosting those who have fled.
Illustrations of types of aid superimposed on photo (State Dept./J. Maruszewski)

Critical assistance is ready for Venezuelans [infographic]

The United States has pre-positioned relief supplies in Brazil, Colombia and Curaçao that will save lives in Venezuela.
Gerybel Torres and Manuel Barroeta sitting in room (State Dept.)video

Venezuelan journalists describe persecution [video]

Journalists Manuel Barroeta and Gerybel Torres describe the persecution they faced while living in Venezuela but express hope for the future of the country.
Protesters shouting (© Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images)

Press freedom under attack by Maduro in Venezuela

For International Press Freedom Day, meet six of the many journalists the former Maduro regime has harassed or detained.
Two people in silhouette behind Venezuelan flag (© Fernando Llano/AP Images)

Venezuela in crisis: Quotes and facts

Check out a rolling collection of ShareAmerica shareables regarding the ongoing developments in Venezuela. We will update frequently.
Gloved hand collecting oil in a small jar (© Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters)

What has China done for the Americas? Look to Venezuela.

China is propping up the Maduro regime to the detriment of the Venezuelan people, a U.S. official tells the Council of the Americas on April 26.
Illustration of open vault with gold bars showing (State Dept./D. Thompson)

Maduro loots Venezuela’s gold to prop up former regime

The former Maduro regime is liquidating Venezuela's gold reserves — assets belonging to the Venezuelan people — in a desperate attempt to remain in power.