New Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin spoke at Tuesday's White House press briefing, opening by talking about the Venezuelan vice president Tareck El Aissami and sanctions. He also answered questions about sanctions on Russia.
Venezuelans are fleeing their country to find food and medicines no longer available to them at home, as seen in this footage released by the World Food Programme on September 24.
The UN said nearly half a million people fled to Ecuador in 2018.
A Venezuelan resident in Miami, Samantha Capobianco protests in front of Salt Bae's Brickell restaurant, Nusr-Et Steakhouse, located at 999 Brickell Ave and calling to all Venezuelans and the community to attend the protest tomorrow noon.
An apparent explosion happened during a ceremony in support of the National Guard in Caracas on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018. Venezuela was marking the first anniversary of its controversial Constituent Assembly.
A video posted to Twitter shows Joshua Holt, the Utah man who has been detained in Venezuela for almost two years without a trial, boarding an airplane to the United States after being released from Venezuelan custody on Saturday, May, 25, 2018.
Subsidized eggs and frozen chickens may help to explain why President Nicolás Maduro stayed in power. New York Times correspondents followed his supporters as they enticed undernourished citizens to vote for Mr. Maduro in exchange for food.
Elections are approaching in Venezuela, but many citizens have other concerns. As President Maduro looks to stay in power, thousands are trying to flee. A Times video correspondent traveled to the Colombian border town of Cúcuta. This is what he saw.
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