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President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump on South Lawn of the White House upon their return to Washington from Camp David, August 27, 2017.

Donald and Melania Trump reportedly compared life in the White House to being in a Venezuelan jail

Donald Trump is thought to not think highly of the White House — and reportedly expressed that sentiment again in a meeting with a Venezuela opposition leader.

Mike Pence appears to have fallen short on a major US foreign-policy goal while in Latin America

Pence's trip was dominated by the situation in Venezuela, but governments in the region were no more accommodating to US designs on North Korea.

An off-the-cuff remark by Trump may have helped Venezuela’s slide ‘into dictatorship’

Fallout from Trump's remarks about a "military option" in Venezuela have chilled criticism of the Maduro government at home and abroad.

Trump’s brash talk about a ‘military option’ in Venezuela has left diplomats scrambling to pick up the pieces

Trump's comments appeared to have weakened a growing regional consensus against Venezuela, and now US officials are trying to salvage it.

‘This is not a time for loose talk’: Trump’s latest threats against Venezuela could haunt him

Trump's latest remarks about military action in Venezuela, apparently made without consulting the Pentagon, could come back to bite him.

Trump: ‘I’m not going to rule out a military option’ for Venezuela

"A military option is certainly something that we could pursue," Trump said, declining to elaborate.

Venezuela’s military is on edge, and it could be the wildcard in the country’s deepening crisis

Venezuela's military could play "king-maker" in the country's deepening political crisis, but divisions within it seem to be emerging.

35% GDP collapse: Venezuela’s unprecedented economic slide in numbers

Venezuela's economic crash is bigger, in percentage terms, than the contraction seen in the US during the Great Depression.

Some Latin American governments are making the most of Venezuela’s deepening crisis

The deepening turmoil in Venezuela has brought repudiation from around the world, but some of those governments reap political benefit from their condemnations.

Labour MPs pressure Corbyn to condemn Venezuelan government

Jeremy Corbyn has been urged by MPs to personally condemn the Venezuelan government under President Maduro, a regime he has previously supported.