As Venezuela's economic woes deepen and violent clashes increase, Cuba's economy is walking on a tight rope.
Venezuela's annual inflation rate rose as violent opposition demonstrations during the month disrupted the economy.
As it struggles against street violence, oil-rich Venezuela is fighting an even tougher battle to reverse its economic slide.
Tensions are boiling over in several regions around the world, from Venezuela to Ukraine to the Middle East. Here is a quick guide.
Venezuela’s economy and regional influence, along with its energy largesse, are drying up in the post-Hugo Chavez era.
After Hugo Chavez's anointed heir secured a razor-thin victory in Venezuela's presidential election on Sunday, one analyst questioned how much longer Chavez's socialist policies will survive.