Unlawful Arrests of Venezuelan DC Embassy Protectors Symbolic of US Decadence

According to the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, the premises of embassies, consulates, and other diplomatic facilities are inviolable territory — no one permitted inside without head of mission permission. Read more »

Venezuelan Embassy Protectors Arrested After Feds Raid Building

Washington, DC—Four peace activists who remained in the Venezuelan embassy for 36 days were released from police custody on Friday afternoon, just over 24 hours after federal agents raided the embassy in... Read more »

Trump Admin Breaks and Enters Venezuela’s Embassy, Arrests Activists

fter more than a month of living in the Venezuelan embassy, DC police and secret service broke open the doors to arrest for activists who had been staying in the embassy to... Read more »

US Illegally Evicts Protectors From Venezuelan Embassy

Today, law enforcement agents broke into the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington, D.C., and arrested the four remaining members of the Embassy Protection Collective Read more »

Venezuela Embassy Protectors to State Deptartment: No Illegal Eviction!

On May 13 the Embassy Protection Collective sent this communication to the U.S. State Department. Read more »

Support the Venezuela Embassy Protectors!

Anti-war activists living in the Venezuelan embassy in Washington, D.C. are under siege by a right-wing mob supported by the Secret Service and other police agencies. Read more »

A Final Message from the Venezuelan Embassy Protection Collective as Police Prepare to Unlawfully Raid the Building

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Statement from Venezuelan Social Movements to Embassy Protectors in U.S.

The following is a statement of solidarity from the human rights organizations of Venezuela to the Embassy Protection Collective in Washington, D.C. Read more »

Gerry Condon Violently Arrested at Venezuelan Embassy

On May 8, 2019, Gerry Condon attempted to deliver food to the activists inside the Venezuelan Embassy. Gerry is the National Board President of Veterans For Peace. Read more »

What is Happening at the Venezuelan Embassy is an Outrage

Medea Benjamin writes from the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington D.C. about the efforts by Venezuelan right-wing forces to take over the embassy. Read more »