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AP PHOTOS: Editor Selections From Latin America, Caribbean
AP PHOTOS: A selection of our favorite images from Latin America and the Caribbean
Obama Administration Welcomes Dialogue in Venezuela
The Obama administration and governments in Latin America are welcoming an effort by former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luiz Zapatero to defuse Venezuela's increasingly tense political standoff
Venezuela Readies for 'State of Internal Commotion' Ahead of Civilian Unrest
As opposition to Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro intensifies, the country is now preparing for the biggest military exercises in its history this Saturday – an opportunity to flex its military muscle ahead of possible violent street protests spurred by civilian unrest. Maduro, who is facing a
Spain Gives Nationality to 6 Opposition-Linked Venezuelans
The government says it has granted Spanish nationality to six Venezuelans linked to the opposition, including two family members of jailed opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez
Uruguay's Mujica: Venezuela's Maduro Is 'Crazy as a Goat'
Former Uruguayan President Jose Mujica says embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is "crazy as a goat."
Vatican Envoy's Visit to Venezuela Canceled Amid Tensions
A planned visit to Venezuela by the Vatican's foreign minister has been called off amid mounting political tensions between the South American country's government and the opposition
10 Things to Know for Thursday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: 1. EGYPTAIR SAYS PLANE DISAPPEARS MIDAIR The airline says an Airbus A320 carrying 56 passengers and 10 crew members from Paris to Cairo was flying at 37,000 feet when it vanished from radar.
AP Explains: Standoff, Dying Economy Drive Venezuelan Crisis
AP Explains: Venezuela is being wracked by increasingly belligerent standoff between the government and opposition, while many Venezuelans are becoming fed up with a floundering economy marked by long lines for food and the world's highest inflation
Anti-Government Protesters Clash With Police in Venezuela
Protesters clashed with police in riot gear as they tried to make their way to the headquarters of Venezuela's electoral body