Around 1,000 Venezuelans rallied against President Maduro in the country's capital, Caracas. The protesters were demanding authorities stop stalling over a recall vote for Maduro’s ouster.
Renowned conductor Gustavo Dudamel has been a vocal critic of Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro. Now the government has retaliated by canceling his planned US tour with Venezuela's National Youth Orchestra.
The democratically elected congress has rejected being stripped of power, saying they are resisting "an armed military dictatorship." The international community has condemned the power grab by a pro-government assembly.
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.
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.
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