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Clashes turn bloody on Venezuelan border crossing: Scenes from a revolution

A protester looks on from Simón Bolivar bridge as a fire is set off by incoming tear gas cannisters.

Dramatic scenes on Venezeulan border set tone for Guaido’s revolution

Protesters yelling out at Venezuelan riot police at the border. Dramatic scenes occurred on Simon Bolivar bridge after...

Maduro orders closure of Venezuela-Colombia border. How will Guaidó respond?

Thousands make the daily journey across Simon Bolivar Bridge in the hopes of finding a better life. It has now been...

Guaidó arrives in Cúcuta as city prepares for the worst ahead...

Venezuelan concert-goers look on at Venezuela Live Aid. Photo by Arjun Harindranath Cúcuta is a city known for...

“February 23 or never!”: Cúcuta in centre of political storm as...

An activist addresses the crowd on Saturday about the proposed march at Tienditas bridge. Last Saturday in Cúcuta...

Environmental costs mounting but EPM pushes forward with controversial dam project

An early estimate has been made today into the environmental damage caused by closing the floodgates to...
Venezuela Colombia Humanitarian Aid

Aid arrives to Cúcuta but Venezuelans left waiting

Puente Tienditas barricaded by military vehicles. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. Deliveries of humanitarian aid to Venezuela remain...
Cerrejón Mine Human Rights Abuses Ireland

Irish activists call for end to Cerrejón mine’s human rights...

Cerrejón Mine, La Guajira. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. Campaigners based over 8000 km away from Colombia are...
Venezuela Colombia Humanitarian Aid

Humanitarian aid to arrive at Venezuelan border as military standoff brews

Puente Tienditas barricaded by military vehicles. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. Yesterday, February 6, Venezuelan military vehicles barricaded...

Cauca river recedes as Hidroituango dam closures threaten environmental catastrophe

Water levels have receded in the river Cauca following the closing of two floodgates at Hidroituango dam. Photo by Arjun Harindranath...