Maduro donates $500000 to Trump fund despite economic woes
Pope Francis sent an envoy to Caracas to mediate talks between the opposition and the government in 2016. There were no other details immediately available.
Several other global institutions have also issued communications in reference to the ongoing protests and Wednesday's planned demonstrations.
Jorban Contreras, a paramedic and director of the civil protection unit in Tachira, said the woman lost a lot of blood and was already dead from a gunshot wound to her chest when he arrived.
Tens of thousands of protesters attended the march in Caracas, where one teenager was killed.
Demonstrators are converging from 26 different points spread across the capital to attempt to march downtown to the Ombudsman's office. "But it's hard because when government supporters see you with a camera they send motorcycles to try and grab it from you", he added.
Venezuela has been hit by violent demonstrations sparked by the Supreme Court's ruling to annul the legislature.
The president's foes are calling for new elections, the release of political prisoners and an end to autocratic abuses of Venezuelan institutions. The next biggest figure, Henrique Capriles, the current governor of Miranda and Maduro's challenger in 2013, learned on April 7 that the government had declared him ineligible to run in elections for the next 15 years.
Opposition marchers included Liliana Machuca, who earns about $20 a month holding two jobs teaching literature. Her face was covered in a white substance to protect herself from the noxious effects of what she expected would be another day of dodging tear gas canisters.
"This is like a chess game and each side is moving whatever pieces they can...."
Rep. Jason Chaffetz will not run for reelection in 2018
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Georgia Special Election Results Hang In Suspense
Associated Press reporter Catherine Lucey in Washington and Kathleen Foody in Alpharetta, Georgia, contributed. He and the other top vote-getter - Republican candidate Karen Handel - will now face off on their own in June.
An EP Of Unreleased Prince Music Is Dropping This Week Called "Deliverance"
Here's a website with a bunch of information about the release, which will only be available in the United States. The EP's first song, " Deliverance ", is available on iTunes and Apple Music , and can be previewed over here.
"We have to protest because this country is dying of hunger said Alexis Mendoza, a 53-year-old administrator marching in the Caracas neighbourhood of El Paraiso".
Deputies of the Venezuelan coalition of opposition parties (MUD), clash with Venezuelan National Guards during a protest outside the Supreme Court of Justice (TSJ) in Caracas, Venezuela, March 30, 2017.
"All military police and civil structures of the state of Venezuela are activated in Plan Zamora which, in the initial Green phase will defend internal order and defend peace, and defeat the coup called by Washington and by the National Assembly President Julio Borges". Empty supermarket shelves and rocketing unemployment levels had led the people of Venezuela out onto the streets of Caracas to call for a positive democratic reaction. Today's protests unfolded amid explosive tensions, in a country where security forces have brutally repressed anti-government demonstrations, sometimes in collaboration with armed pro-government groups.
Maduro on Tuesday activated the "Zamora Plan" - a military, police and civilian operation aimed at combatting a supposed coup attempt - which the president says is being orchestrated by Venezuela's opposition and the United States.
Capriles is among the leaders organizing Wednesday's "Mother of All Protests", meant to bring together the anti-socialist opposition throughout the country to demand Maduro step down.
Foreign governments are also warning about the increasingly bellicose rhetoric and repressive stance of the government.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday he's concerned that Maduro's government is violating its own constitution and that he's watching the situation closely.
Speaking to reporters Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the USA is "concerned that the government of Maduro is violating its own constitution and is not allowing the opposition to. organize in a way that expresses the views of the Venezuelan people".
Pence in Japan: 'All options are on the table' regarding North Korea
North and South Korea are technically still at war because their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce, not a peace treaty. It is preparing for an upcoming deployment, but the carrier isn't expected to depart for at least another month.
How Fate Of The Furious Sets Up Fast And Furious 9
Comedic relief, clever drama, and thrilling scenes made this film a must-see and I would recommend it to anyone ages 13 and up. The Fate of the Furious opened bigger than all the previous Fast & Furious films.
Tottenham 23-year-old issues warning to Everton striker Lukaku
Whatever happens with Lukaku we have to place our faith in Moshiri to do what's best for the club. Everton may rather Lukaku join United, but it seems the player prefers to re-join Chelsea.
ServiceMaster offers to pay Fizdale fine
He clearly had not cooled off yet when he was asked the very next question about fighting back into the game in the second half. Prior to those match-ups and all First Round games, Grizzlies Playoff Plaza Parties will begin two hours prior to tip-off.
Deputy Dead, Suspect Arrested in Central Oklahoma
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Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life
There are also lessons to glean from, and apply to, the TRAPPIST-1 system whose discovery was announced in February this year. Seven outside astronomers said the Milky Way is big enough for all the discoveries to be exciting, requiring more exploring.
Ronaldo Hits Historic 100th UCL Goal As Real Advance Past Bayern
Security guards and Bayern fans got into a confrontation at the stands at halftime but the altercation ended quickly. Ronaldo equalised in the 76th minute when a flawless lofted pass from Casemiro found him.
Does Donald Trump actually know who the leader of North Korea is?
Trump, spending the Easter weekend at his Florida resort, reinforced his commitment to the armed forces under his control. It test-fired a missile on Sunday that exploded within seconds of launch, following a grand military parade on Saturday.
Apple enters self-driving auto race
There has been recurring speculation that Apple might eventually acquire Tesla , which has a market value of about $50 billion. Apple has obtained a permit to test self-driving vehicles, putting the iPhone maker in competition with Google and others.
DOJ will crack down on violent gangs
Law enforcement officials on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation in Montana began training this week on accessing the federal data. The broader mission is focused on strengthening relationships with reservations across the country.
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