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Venezuela begins releasing 39 jailed opposition activists

Opposition critics and rights groups say Maduro’s government is still holding hundreds of political prisoners who were jailed for leading anti-government street demonstrations, primarily in 2014 and 2017. About 170 people died during the protests. A group of 39 opposition activists will be released from prison including Daniel Ceballos, former ... Read More »

Venezuela’s President Maduro wins reelection

Some 14,638 voting centers have been set up nationwide for Venezuela’s more than 20.5 million eligible voters, who are also voting for state legislators. The voting concluded smoothly at 18:00 local time on Sunday. In Venezuela’s capital–Caracas, many lined up outside polling stations in the morning. Delcy Rodriguez, President of ... Read More »