Trump, Colombian president blast Venezuela over blocked aid

President Donald Trump warns Venezuela that “all options” are on the table and demands that far left leader Nicolas Maduro unblock US aid shipments to the country.

Trucks with humanitarian aid are heading to Cucuta

Trucks carrying humanitarian aid are on their way to Cucuta, a Colombian city at the Venezuelan border, as ministers from more than a dozen European and Latin American states began meeting in Montevideo to negotiate a solution to the crisis as the rival leaders clashed in Caracas over allowing humanitarian aid into the impoverished country. IMAGES

Venezuelan military blocks bridge at Colombian border

Venezuelan military officers blocked a bridge on the border with Colombia ahead of an anticipated humanitarian aid shipment Tuesday, as opposition leader Juan Guaido stepped up his challenge to President Nicolas Maduro’s authority.

Colombian singer Juanes hopes for peaceful change in Venezuela

Colombian popstar Juanes praises the countries recognizing Juan Guaido as the interim president of Venezuela and hopes for a peaceful transition to democracy in the crisis-wracked country.

Colombian president joins thousands for march against violence

Colombian President Ivan Duque joins thousands for a march against violence and terrorism, which he called after the bombing of a police academy in Bogota that killed 20 people, as well as the attacker, that the government blamed on the leftist ELN. IMAGES

Families in Bogota gather at car bomb scene for information

Families linger in the vicinity of a Colombian police cadet training academy in Bogota where nine people were killed and more than 50 wounded in a car bomb attack, hoping to hear some news about their loved ones.javascript:void();

Duque: Those responsible for ‘terrorist act’ will be punished

During a press conference from the site of an apparent car bomb, Colombian President Ivan Duque classifies it as a “terrorist act” and says that those responsible “will not go unpunished.” SOUNDBITE

Colombian president arrives at scene of apparent car bomb

Colombian President Ivan Duque arrives at the scene of an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in the Colombian capital that has left at least eight people dead and 10 injured, the defense ministry said. IMAGES

Relatives gather at the scene of apparent car bomb in Bogota

Relatives gather at the scene an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in the Colombian capital that has left at least eight people dead and 10 injured, the defense ministry said. IMAGES