Hundreds of people have been arrested in Venezuela after incidents of mass looting broke out across the country. Venezeulans are suffering from severe food and medicine shortages. Protests have left at least four people dead in the last week alone.
President Nicolas Maduro is locked in a power struggle with the opposition in Venezuela as the death toll mounts and the country's economy continues to deteriorate. DW gives an overview of the conflict.
Venezuela has told Germany not to meddle in its affairs after Berlin called for a return to democracy in the crisis-stricken South American country. Maduro's new all-powerful assembly has drawn international criticism.
President Nicolas Maduro has called for military exercises in response to US President Donald Trump's threat of possible military action. But Maduro insisted he still wanted to hold talks with the US leader.
The world body said Venezuelan security forces have killed dozens and arbitrarily detained more than 5,000 people. It calls on President Maduro to rein in security forces and investigate alleged abuses.
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