Updated: July 19, 2017

Venezuela is facing a constitutional crisis. On July 30th, 2017 Mr. Maduro is set to institute a Constituent Assembly contrary to the Constitution. The Opposition has been protesting for months. A symbolic vote was held on Sunday July 15th. More than 7 million people voted.  More than  97% NO against changing the constitution. The Opposition is calling for a 24hr strike on Thursday 20th July.