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# juan-guaido - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Venezuelan president orders reopening of border with Colombia

The country is suffering from shortages of food, medicine and other essentials.

# juan-guaido - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Venezuela claims to have stopped a coup attempt, but tensions there are rising: so what exactly is going on?

The world will be watching as a series of May Day rallies take place in the country today.

Maduro denies plans to flee Venezuela as Juan Guaidó calls on military to revolt

Guaidó claimed this was the “beginning of the end” of Maduro’s regime, and there was “no turning back.”

# juan-guaido - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Venezuela: Violent clashes on the streets as Maduro hangs on despite 'coup' Caracas This post contains videos

Venezuela: Violent clashes on the streets as Maduro hangs on despite 'coup'

Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido claims to have military backing to oust Maduro.

# juan-guaido - Friday 19 April, 2019

Economic and political instability in Venezuela threatens Colombia’s fragile peace

In an exclusive interview with, Foreign Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo was keen to defend his government’s desire for modifications to The Special Jurisdiction for Peace tribunal (JEP).

# juan-guaido - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Guaido supporters square up to Venezuelan police amid electricity blackout

It’s not known what caused the blackout, which is one of the worst and longest in recent memory in Venezuela.

# juan-guaido - Monday 4 March, 2019

Crowds gather as Juan Guaidó returns to Venezuela

Tensions in the South American country have grown since 23 January when Guaidó declared himself president.

# juan-guaido - Sunday 24 February, 2019

At least two people die and over 300 hurt as Venezuela border standoff turns deadly

Opposition leader Juan Guaido and his supporters attempted to bring humanitarian aid across the border.

# juan-guaido - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Venezuelan forces fire tear gas at crowd demanding to cross bridge into Colombia

Last night, President Nicolas Maduro ordered the closure of all four bridges linking Tachira to Colombia.

# juan-guaido - Friday 22 February, 2019

Richard Branson concert to be held on Venezuelan border with Colombia as standoff over aid intensifies

The concert, dubbed Venezuela Live Aid, aims to raise $100 million.

# juan-guaido - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Nicolas Maduro claims US has 'war plans against Venezuela' as Guaido mobilises aid volunteers

US aid has already arrived on the Colombian border as the country deals with a political crisis.

# juan-guaido - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Venezuela's Guaido vows to bring in food next week, says Maduro 'will have no choice but to leave'

US aid has been piling up in Colombia, barricaded by the military, under Maduro’s orders.

# juan-guaido - Saturday 9 February, 2019

Poll: Do you think Ireland is right to support Venezuela's Juan Guaidó? Interim President This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Ireland is right to support Venezuela's Juan Guaidó?

Other EU countries have backed the young leader as an interim president in the politically unstable country.

# juan-guaido - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Coveney announces Ireland’s support for Juan Guaidó as interim president of Venezuela

Seven EU states had given Maduro a Sunday deadline to call presidential elections.

# juan-guaido - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Govt supports self-declared Venezuelan president's call for 'free, fair, democratic' elections

Young Fine Gael has called on the government to recognise Juan Guaidó as Venezuela’s interim president.

# juan-guaido - Saturday 2 February, 2019

'Your body is here in Ireland...Your mind is in Venezuela': Living in fear for those back home Political Crisis This post contains videos

'Your body is here in Ireland...Your mind is in Venezuela': Living in fear for those back home

The current political crisis has seen lack of food, medical supplies and major inflation directly impact the Latin American country.

# juan-guaido - Friday 1 February, 2019

Pressure on Maduro as self-declared president calls for 'biggest march in history of Venezuela'

Tomorrow’s rally coincides with the 20th anniversary of Maduro’s predecessor Hugo Chavez.

# juan-guaido - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Venezuela's top court bars self-declared president Guaidó from leaving country

Leader Nicolas Maduro is seeking to neutralise the American-backed opposition chief.

# juan-guaido - Friday 25 January, 2019

Venezuela wants to 'avoid civil war' as US removes staff from country

US-backed opposition leader Juan Guaidó has declared himself ‘acting president’.

# juan-guaido - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Two men are claiming to be president of Venezuela, so what exactly is going on?

The current political crisis has been years in the making.

# juan-guaido - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Venezuela's opposition leader declares himself president amid anti-Maduro clashes

US President Donald Trump acknowledged the “interim leader” and called on Nicolas Maduro to resign.