A former police pilot fired on Venezuela's Supreme Court and Interior Ministry from a helicopter. President Maduro calls it a "terrorist attack." His opponents accuse him of staging the assault.
Police officer Oscar Perez had been on the run since the summer. He made headlines last year after stealing a helicopter and launching grenades at government buildings.
Venezuela's inflation rate is already the highest in the world but is set for a new record. Even in the capital, people are struggling to afford basic goods and services on incomes once regarded as more than adequate.
Rogue Venezuelan policeman Oscar Perez, who sensationally attacked the country's Supreme Court last summer, has reappeared. An online video reportedly shows him taking part in a takeover of a military station.
Canada's foreign minister has ordered Venezuela's ambassador and charge d'affaires to leave the country. The move comes in retaliation to Caracas' decision to expel Canada's top diplomat.
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