Venezuela has been rocked by protests since January 10 when President Nicolas Maduro was sworn in for a second term following a vote boycotted by the opposition.
Venezuela's self-proclaimed acting president Guaido on Friday refused to rule out the possibility of authorising United States intervention to help force President Nicolas Maduro from power and alleviate a humanitarian crisis. Maduro still retains the crucial backing of the country's military top brass, who control the repressive apparatus created to protect the regime's authority and crush political dissidents by force.
Guaido's envoy to Brazil, Maria Teresa Belandria, said she had received assurances from Brazilian Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo over the new aid centre.
The sanctions gave US oil companies working in Venezuela, including Chevron and oil service firms Halliburton Co HAL.N , General Electric Co's Baker Hughes BHGE.N and Schlumberger NV SLB.N , a deadline to halt all operations in the South American country.
"They are going inside Venezuela and they will have food and drugs". They have not yet announced how they plan for the aid to enter if the military does not consent.
Suffering the worst crisis of its modern history, Venezuelans have had to grapple with life-threatening scarcities amid eye-popping levels of hyperinflation that have rendered salaries and savings worthless.
An worldwide Contact Group, made up of European and Latin American countries, called for snap presidential elections following a meeting in Montevideo this week.
Over recent weeks, millions of Venezuelans have rallied around their president, Juan Guaidó, recognized by the US and dozens of democracies around the world as the nation's legitimate leader following his constitutionally approved inauguration on January 23.
Manager Pep Guardiola sank to his knees in frustration but he was soon celebrating as Aguero made amends in sensational fashion. The victory takes City clear of Liverpool on goal difference again, though Liverpool have a game in hand.
Kyrie Irving led the team with 24 points, seven rebounds and eight assists including a clutch go-ahead basket late in the game. Boston forward Marcus Morris had some brutally honest quotes after Saturday night's loss. "We have to genuinely want to win".
All parties agreed to support the Doha peace talks with U.S. negotiators that Mr Trump on Tuesday described as "constructive". He also repeated his earlier warning that it would take more than one meeting to end a 40-year-old war in Afghanistan.
The naked baby can be heard screaming as she is brought out into the sunlight and gently placed into a towel held by a paramedic. Emergency crews spent three hours trying to reach the infant, who was lodged some 23ft down the drain.
Since then, the administration has said it achieved a tentative "framework" for fuller peace negotiations with the Taliban. Yet he chose instead to add about 3,500 troops in 2017-2018 to bolster the USA effort to train and advise Afghan forces.
Miami police say a woman who was grabbed by a man and forced into a vehicle at an auto body shop Friday has been found safe. The video apparently shows a man taking a woman and putting her in a white Nissan Altima bearing a paper tag.
A remote Russian region has declared a state of emergency over the "invasion" of dozens of polar bears in its human settlements. However, residents risk being prosecuted if they attempt to shoot the endangered bears.
Demarai Gray should have done better than head Ricardo Pereira's cross tamely at Lloris from 10 yards out soon after the interval. The north Londoners are five points off the top of the table as they try to catch pace-setters Liverpool and Manchester City .
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However, the commercial release will only happen when the company is "completely satisfied that it's ready". Although the version the WSJ tested isn't final, it helps us get a better idea of what's coming up.
In many respects, his love of all-things Trump clashes directly with Rebel's view on sexuality. On Sunday, Villa hit the red carpet at the Grammys, showing her support for President Trump .
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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday laid historical claims to a number of Arabian Gulf countries without naming them. In January, Mr Rouhani said Iran was facing its worst economic crisis since the Shah was toppled.
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The Make America Great Again rally will take place in El Paso , Texas on Monday at the County Coliseum. The president's rally comes four days before the nation could fall into another government shutdown.
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Ty Jerome , who averages 13 points and 4.9 assists per game for UVA, is questionable to play tonight due to a back injury. Duke's home games in this stretch are back-to-back rivalry match-ups versus NC State and No. 8 North Carolina...
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Two Palestinian teens killed at border with Gaza
Israel, which has been accused of using excessive force, says it does what it must to protect its borders. Another 17 protesters were wounded by Israeli live fire at five separate demonstration sites, it added.
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Leading the celebrations, Lil Kim wrote, "Thank U Jesus! Trust I tried and still truly wished it had worked". She accessorised her look with white gloves which featured long tassels falling from the garments.