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Police take 2 Venezuela opposition leaders from homes – ABC News

Police take 2 Venezuela opposition leaders from homes – ABC News

Two of Venezuela’s leading opposition figures were taken from their homes in the middle of the night by state security agents on Tuesday, in President Nicolas Maduro’s first moves against his enemies since a widely denounced vote giving his government nearly unlimited powers. The wife of opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez ...

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Maduro says he will radically overhaul Venezuela's system – Washington Post

By Michael Weissenstein and Fabiola Sanchez | AP, CARACAS, Venezuela — President Nicolas Maduro brushed off new U.S. sanctions on him and condemnation at home and abroad of the newly chosen constitutional assembly, saying the vote has given him a popular mandate to radically overall Venezuela’s political system. Maduro said Monday evening ...

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