Venezuela crisis: Guaidó hints at ‘amnesty’ for Maduro

Venezuela crisis: Guaidó hints at ‘amnesty’ for Maduro Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWho’s really in charge in Venezuela? The BBC’s Paul Adams explainsVenezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó has said he would consider an amnesty for President Nicolás Maduro if he cedes power.In an interview, Mr Guaidó – who declared himself interim … Read more

US shutdown: Senate rejects bills to reopen government

US shutdown: Senate rejects bills to re-open government Image copyright Getty Images The US Senate has rejected two bills to end the government shutdown, leaving no end in sight to the record-breaking closure of federal agencies.The Republican legislation failed by 50-47 and the Democratic bill followed suit by 52-44. Each bill needed 60 votes to … Read more