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As Maduro holds on, Venezuela opposition eyes negotiated transition

Miraflores Palace/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo Last month, Venezuelan opposition leader and Congress chief Juan Guaido invoked the constitution to assume the interim presidency after declaring Maduro’s reelection in May 2018 illegitimate.

Reuters , Africa Feb 20, 2019

Venezuela’s military on red alert for US aid invasion

Opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido has vowed to bring aid in from various points Saturday “one way or another” despite military efforts to block it.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 20, 2019

Venezuela 'on alert,' suspends links with Curacao to block aid

Shipments of food and medicine for Venezuelans suffering in the country's economic crisis have become a focus of the power struggle between Maduro and Guaido.

EWN , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

Cuba denies military in Venezuela, charges U.S. readies intervention

The Trump administration has been trying to pressure Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to step down and hand over power to Juan Guaido, the head of Venezuela’s National Assembly.

Reuters , Africa Feb 19, 2019

Trump tells Venezuela military to support Guaido or 'lose everything'

Miami – US President Donald Trump on Monday urged Venezuela's military to accept opposition leader Juan Guaido's amnesty offer, or stand to "lose everything" as a crisis deepened over President Nicolas Maduro's refusal to let in desperately needed humanitarian aid.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

Trump tells Venezuela military to back Guaido

By AFP US President Donald Trump on Monday urged Venezuela's military to accept opposition leader Juan Guaido's amnesty offer, or stand to "lose everything," as a crisis deepened over President Nicolas Maduro's refusal to let in desperately needed humanitarian aid.

The East African , Kenya Feb 19, 2019

Trump urges Venezuelan military to abandon Maduro or 'lose everything'

Trump offered strong backing for Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, whom the United States, many of Venezuela’s neighbours and most Western countries have recognised as interim president of Venezuela.

Reuters , Africa Feb 18, 2019

Trump tells Venezuela military to back Guaido or 'lose everything'

Bringing in humanitarian aid is crucial to the viability of Guaido, who has denounced Maduro's re-election last year as fraudulent and in January declared himself interim president, a move recognized by some 50 countries.

EWN , South Africa Feb 18, 2019

Trump policies unite allies against him at European security forum

'Broken narrative' After using a speech in Warsaw on Thursday to accuse Britain, France and Germany of trying to undermine U.S. sanctions on Iran, Pence called in Munich for the European Union to recognize Venezuelan congressional leader Juan Guaido as president over Nicolas Maduro, whom he called a dictator.

The Star , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

Venezuela denies EU lawmakers entry given 'conspiratorial motives'

The European Parliament last month joined a slew of Western nations in recognising Venezuelan opposition chief Juan Guaido as interim head of state after President Nicolas Maduro won a second term in an election last year that critics denounced as a sham.

Reuters , Africa Feb 17, 2019