US blacklists four people, alleging Venezuela election meddling
Venezuelan opposition and the US say the electoral council is full of Maduro loyalists and cannot oversee a free vote.
Venezuela: UN accuses Maduro government of crimes against humanity
UN: Maduro's security forces committed 'crimes against humanity'A UN investigation alleges Venezuelan authorities have used arbitrary killings and torture to undermine human rights.
Venezuela pardons over 100 opposition leadersMore than 100 opposition leaders in Venezuela have been pardoned by President Nicolas Maduro. It signals efforts to boost participation in the next election after accusations the vote would be rigged.