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Tens of thousands of citizens marched in demonstrations across Venezuela on April 19 in the largest of a series of protests held after the Venezuelan Supreme Court attempted to usurp the National Assembly’s legislative powers.
Venezuelan Constitutional Court’s has moved to usurp the National Assembly’s constitutional role.
The Venezuelan government has ordered cable providers to take TV newsbroadcasts of CNN en Español off the air.
Venezuela, joining Cuba, has become the second country in the Americas rated Not Free by Freedom House. If left unaddressed, its humanitarian crisis could prompt large-scale migration.
Freedom House helps citizens defend their rights against government abuses in several countries of Latin America and the Caribbean.