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Venezuela opposition leader Ledezma flees to Colombia

Venezuelan opposition leader Antonio Ledezma, who was detained in 2015 on allegations of coup-plotting but had been under house arrest in Caracas, has fled over the border to Colombia, media in both countries said on Friday. CARACAS/BOGOTA: Venezuelan opposition leader Antonio L...

Zimbabwe's Mugabe digs in heels as ruling party moves to depose him

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe appeared in public on Friday for the first time since the army took charge, as the ruling party made plans to force him to step down after more than three decades in power. The president, who is 93, opened a graduation cerem...

Ex Caracas mayor flees house arrest, arrives in Colombia

CARACAS, Venezuela — Former Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma escaped house arrest and fled to Colombia on Friday, an apparent embarrassment for security forces who had been keeping close watch over one of Venezuela’s most prominent opposition leaders. Colombian immigration auth...

Venezuela opposition leader Ledezma flees to Colombia - media

Venezuelan opposition leader Antonio Ledezma, who was detained in 2015 on allegations of coup-plotting but had been under house arrest in Caracas, has fled over the border to Colombia, media in both countries said on Friday. CARACAS: Venezuelan opposition leader Antonio Ledezma,...

Venezuela opposition leader Ledezma flees to Colombia: media

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan opposition leader Antonio Ledezma, who was detained in 2015 on allegations of coup-plotting but had been under house arrest in Caracas, has fled over the border to ...

Zimbabwe latest: Defiant Mugabe makes first public appearance

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has made his first public appearance since the country's army took over on Wednesday. He attended a graduation ceremony in the capital, Harare. Mr Mugabe had ...

Theresa May urges EU to respond POSITIVELY to Britain's Brexit vision and push for a deal

Theresa May was at the EU social summit in Sweden to discuss jobs and economic growth across Europe, with Brexit being a key part of the agenda. EU leaders are expected to press the Prime Minist...

Mugabe appears in public for first time since army took charge

Mugabe appears in public for first time since army took charge Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe appeared in public today for the first time since the army took charge this week, as the ruling ...

Robert Mugabe makes first public appearance since military takeover

Robert Mugabe has attended a university graduation ceremony on the outskirts of Harare in his first public appearance since a takeover by the Zimbabwean military. Clad in academic gown and hat, ...

Keystone pipeline shut down after spilling 5,000 barrels of oil in South Dakota

The Keystone oil pipeline spilled more than 5,000 barrels of oil on Thursday before workers took it offline, a large spill that comes days before operators hope to secure a key permit for a sis...

Mugabe makes defiant appearance after army takeover

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe (Second Right) stands with Defence Forces Commander General Constantino Chiwenga (R) and South African envoys at the State House in Harare (AFP Photo/-) Harare...

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