Venezuela crisis: Bans on protests that 'disturb' election

Venezuela crisis: Bans on protests that 'disturb' election..

Mia Mason 27-Jul, 15:50 9 BBC

Venezuela is banning protests that could "disturb or affect" Sunday's controversial election for a new constituent assembly. Prison terms...


Avianca suspends flights to Venezuela amid crisis

Avianca suspends flights to Venezuela amid crisis..

Michael Adamson 27-Jul, 10:20 9 BBC

Airline Avianca says it will stop flying to Venezuela from next month due to operational and security reasons. The Colombian company is...


Venezuela crisis: US sanctions 13 top officials

Venezuela crisis: US sanctions 13 top officials..

Lily Evans 26-Jul, 17:03 10 BBC

The US government has imposed sanctions on 13 senior Venezuelan officials as pressure mounts on President Nicolas Maduro ahead of a...


Venezuela crisis: Tensions rise as 48-hour strike starts

Venezuela crisis: Tensions rise as 48-hour strike starts..

Emily Kelly 26-Jul, 09:00 10 BBC

Speaking from his home where he is held under house arrest he called on the military to withdraw its support from the government. "I...


Brazil: City of God actor wanted for killing Rio policeman

Brazil: City of God actor wanted for killing Rio policeman..

Kevin Allen 25-Jul, 21:52 16 BBC

Police in Brazil say one of the child actors from the acclaimed film City of God is a suspect in Sunday's killing of an officer in one of...


Venezuela couple move to sue officials over death of son

Venezuela couple move to sue officials over death of son..

David Brooks 25-Jul, 21:52 13 BBC

The parents of Juan Pablo Pernalete, a Venezuelan student killed at an anti-government protest have taken the first step towards suing a...


Despacito stars condemn Venezuela's Maduro over political remix

Despacito stars condemn Venezuela's Maduro over political remix..

Joseph Williams 24-Jul, 22:10 14 BBC

The singers of global hit Despacito have lashed out against the Venezuelan president, accusing him of using their song for political gains....


Brazil: Buttock surgeon killed in suspected revenge attack

Brazil: Buttock surgeon killed in suspected revenge attack..

24-Jul, 19:30 30 BBC

A Brazilian woman accused of carrying out illegal silicon implant procedures has been killed in a suspected revenge attack. Marcilene...


Rio de Janeiro: Police protest over rising Brazil violence

Rio de Janeiro: Police protest over rising Brazil violence..

Joseph Williams 23-Jul, 20:10 19 BBC

Relatives of policemen caught up in Brazil's soaring levels of violence have protested in Rio de Janeiro hours after the death of an...


Venezuelan violinist Wuilly Arteaga hurt in protest

Venezuelan violinist Wuilly Arteaga hurt in protest..

Tyler Holmes 22-Jul, 22:01 20 BBC

He became more famous in the country after a video went viral in May, showing him in tears after his violin was allegedly broken by police....


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