This week, Maduro reiterated his claims that the ANC was "the only solution" to bring peace to the nation after more than 100 days of anti-government protests in which more than 90 people have died.
The fugitive police pilot who allegedly stole a helicopter and used it to attack Venezuela " s Supreme Court has appeared at an opposition strike in the capital, stronghold of the Venezuelan right-wingers.
"The prosecution has sent in the petition but the judge has not approved it yet, so we're staying faithful and praying really hard", Laura Holt said in a text message after hearing the news.
The chief prosecutor in Venezuela has requested the conditional release of Josh Holt, a Utah man who has been imprisoned in Venezuela for more than a year, and Holt's wife.
Perez wants Venezuelans to vote on Sunday in a symbolic referendum to oppose President Nicolas Maduro's plan to modify the constitution.
[VIDEO] Usuarios en redes sociales festejan caída de nieve en Santiago
Por su parte, la Dirección Meteorológica de Chile mantiene su aviso de "nevadas entre la Región de Coquimbo y Los Lagos".
"It's the zero hour", Perez said as several masked youths looked on from behind. While both Chávez and Maduro, who he chose to succeed him as president, left most industry and agriculture in the hands of the capitalist class in Venezuela, Washington saw what Venezuelans called the Bolivarian Revolution as an obstacle to imperialist domination of the region.
With about 20 million registered voters in Venezuela, organizers of Sunday's referendum are hoping that as many as 10 million will reject the ANC. Runaway inflation and constant shortages of food and other goods have made life increasingly difficult for Venezuelan working people.
And the growing number looking to leave means that the outflux now draws from a broader segment of Venezuelan society.
Perez's colorful past has mesmerized Venezuelans.
Maduro is seeking to create a new super body called a Constituent Assembly, which would have powers to rewrite the constitution and dismiss the current opposition-controlled legislature, via a July 30 vote. Particular attention to the rights of these communities as well as a differentiated and targeted protection and humanitarian response is required.
Cae presunto asesino de hermana de Odin Ciani
Su video, dirigido al presidente Enrique Peña Nieto, al gobernador de Baja California, Francisco Arturo Vega de Lamadrid y al alcalde de Tijuana , Juan Manuel Gastélum, se volvió viral en pocas horas.
The Roundtable is also taking advantage of a dispute between the Maduro government and Attorney General Luisa Ortega Díaz.
"I'm sick of not managing to buy food or medicine, with my insufficient salary", a 29-year-old nurse, her face hidden by a scarf during a protest, told AFP. "This is another trick to try to hold onto power ... until we simply can't take it anymore". It noted that the government, first under Chávez and continuing today, set up a low, parallel exchange rate for dollars for companies that import goods.
The plebiscite is viewed as illegal by the government of President Nicolas Maduro.
Authorities at the time of Holt's arrest suggested he was linked to a U.S. -backed conspiracy to oust Maduro. Cuba's Ministry of Foreign Affairs June 28 expressed "its strongest solidarity with the Bolivarian Revolution and its leaders".
In addition, thousands of demonstrators have reportedly been arbitrarily detained.
El presidente decidirá si le sirvo o no al gobierno: Ruiz Esparza
El Presidente Enrique Peña Nieto anunció que los supervisores o funcionarios involucrados en el mantenimiento del Paso Exprés serán separados de sus cargos.
"People in Venezuela are scared to vote. We'll be sure to post any updates we hear of!"