Coronavirus: Affectionate Venezuelans say not touching is ‘difficult’ | AFP

José Antonio Freay tours a market in Venezuela’s capital Caracas handing out mouthpieces in the middle of a quarantine for the new coronavirus. He avoids touching people, which is not easy for Venezuelans, who are used to effusive greetings with kisses, hugs, and loud clapping.

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Venezuelans leave homes to work, despite coronavirus lockdown | AFP

Residents in a rundown neighbourhood of Venezuela’s capital say they have little choice but to go out into the streets despite a lockdown imposed more than two weeks ago to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The country’s economy was ravaged long before the pandemic hit, and the health system is broken.

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Destilera ms importante de Venezuela lucha contra COVID-19

Destilera ms importante de Venezuela lucha contra COVID-19

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US to deploy anti-drug Navy ships near Venezuela

President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that Navy ships are being moved toward Venezuela as his administration beefs up counter-narcotics operations in the Caribbean following a U.S. drug indictment against Nicolas Maduro. (April 1).

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Pompeo says Maduro, Guaido should step aside for new Venezeula polls | AFP

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Juan Guaido, recognized by Washington as Venezuela’s leader, should step aside along with President Nicolas Maduro for new elections. SOUNDBITE

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Venezuela recibe ayuda de China para combatir virus

Venezuela recibe ayuda de China para combatir virus

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Coronavirus: Venezuelans flock to shops, defying lockdown | AFP

Large queues form outside a supermarket in Caracas, as people stock up on essentials amid a countrywide lockdown. Venezuela on Thursday recorded its first death from the coronavirus, and has reported 107 cases.

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Here’s the latest for Thursday, March 26th: Number of coronavirus cases worldwide now at half a million; Jobless claims in the U.S. reaches 3.3 million; U.S. indicts Venezuela’s Maduro and his aides; German bakery makes toilet paper cakes.

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Coronavirus: Maduro tells Venezuelans to make their own masks | AFP

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro shows citizens how to put on a face mask and tells them to make their own. The already crisis-weary nation has the added task of containing the coronavirus outbreak following more than a dozen confirmed cases.

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Colombian authorities conduct COVID-19 checks on Venezuela border | AFP

Colombia implements control and prevention measures at its border crossings with Venezuela to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus by migrants crossing the international bridges which divide the two countries.

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Police and protesters clash in Venezuela | AFP

Venezuelan riot police fire tear gas on Tuesday to break up a demonstration in Caracas called by opposition leader Juan Guaido as he seeks to ramp up demands for elections to replace leftist President Nicolas Maduro.

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Here’s the latest for Tuesday, March 10th: Markets on Wall Street close sharply higher; New York governor sends National Guard to New York City suburb; Voting underway in latest primaries; Venezuela opposition protesters clash with government forces.

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Venezuela: Incendio en sede electoral deja grandes daños

Venezuela: Incendio en sede electoral deja grandes daños

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Women’s motorcycle club rides in the face of machismo in Venezuela | AFP

A group of women bikers in Venezuela’s capital known as the “Ratgirls” are gaining visibility in a world typically dominated, and in some cases, reserved for men — and they hope to attract more women on wheels while facing down the culture of machismo.

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Venezualan government supporters rally to mark ‘El Caracazo’ | AFP

Hundreds of government supporters rally in Caracas to commemorate ‘El Caracazo’, a week of riots with looting and hundreds of deaths that rocked Venezuela 31 years ago.

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Tras gira de Guaidó, ¿Qué futuro le depara a Venezuela?

Venezolanos expresan sus opiniones sobre el líder opositor Juan Guaidó tras su regreso de una gira internacional

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Guaido addresses supporters after arriving in Venezuela | AFP

Opposition leader Juan Guaido speaks to supporters after returning to Venezuela, following a 23-day international tour in which he defied a ban on leaving the country imposed by President Nicolas Maduro’s government. IMAGES

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Opposition leader Guaido arrives in Venezuela after international tour | AFP

Opposition leader Juan Guaido arrives in Venezuela following a 23-day international tour in which he defied a ban on leaving the country imposed by President Nicolas Maduro’s government. IMAGES

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Lavrov calls for dialogue in Venezuela

Lavrov calls for dialogue in Venezuela

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Pompeo meets with Juan Guaido of Venezuela at the State Department | AFP

Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido meets with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the State Department before a visit to the White House later on Thursday. IMAGES

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