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Venezuela expels El Salvador’s diplomats – UPI.com

Nov. 4 (UPI) — Venezuela has ordered El Salvador’s diplomats to leave the country in 48 hours in retaliation against San Salvador for expelling its officials a day earlier. On Saturday, El Salvador’s President Nayib Bukele announced via Twitter that Venezuela’s diplomats under embattled President Nicolas Maduro had two days to leave …

Split emerges in Venezuela opposition over talks with gov’t

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A minority group of opposition parties in Venezuela agreed Monday to enter negotiations with President Nicolas Maduro’s government without the participation of U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaidó, eroding his efforts to hold together a coalition to confront the socialist administration. The agreement was signed by representatives …

Fears of military conflict between Venezuela and Colombia as tensions over Maduro government escalate – The Washington Post

The U.S.-led effort to force Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro from office has moved into a new stage, with rising fears of military conflict between Venezuela and Colombia, and the activation of a 70-year-old mutual defense treaty among countries of the Western Hemisphere. Members of the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance …

Venezuela’s opposition says Norway-mediated dialogue with Maduro ‘is finished’ – Reuters

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela’s opposition said on Sunday a dialogue mediated by Norway’s Foreign Ministry to try to resolve the country’s political crisis had ended, six weeks after President Nicolas Maduro’s government suspended participation. FILE PHOTO: Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognized as the country’s rightful …