Since the installation of the Constituent Assembly last Friday, Congress and the new legislative body has shared the Legislative Palace - working in different halls.
As society devolved into chaos and crime, Maduro has moved to consolidate power.
In Requenses words: "Maduro knows this country is ungovernable". The regime that caused this preventable tragedy professes great love for the poor.
The Latin American Foreign Ministers bloc Tuesday also said the Venezuelan National Constituent Assembly convened by President Nicolas Maduro and tasked with drafting a new Constitution was "illegitimate".
Around 20 men led by an army officer who had deserted battled troops in the base in the third-largeset city of Valencia for three hours early Sunday, officials said. And one of these gentlemen named Ramon Rivas - a 63-year-old guy - he was shot to death right next to me by - it could be the National Guard or the National Police because they were all mixed up.
The Trump administration placed all those elected to the Constituent Assembly as potential sanctions targets in the future. The agency has lowered Venezuela's credit rating to CCC that means a potential failure to service its debt.
It is popularly believed that nuclear proliferation increases both the risk of conflict and the potential damage of those conflicts. The country is now home to two rival legislatures vying with each other for power from the same building in Caracas.
His post prompted a critical response from Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles.
Freddy Guevara told lawmakers at the opposition-controlled National Assembly Monday that the attack is "a path that worries us all".
The opposition has repeatedly called for non-violent electoral change in the country.
The move away from democracy has occurred as the economy, which had been buoyed by oil wealth, fell apart amid triple-digit inflation. And this guy, he was killed. "We are not threatening anyone", said Aristobulo Isturiz, the constitutional Assembly's first vice president.
Earlier on Tuesday, the United Nations slammed Venezuela for the use of excessive force against antigovernment protesters.
The new Constituent Assembly, packed with Maduro allies, including the president's wife and son, has quickly used its supreme powers to clamp down on dissent. Among them is Adan Coromoto Chavez Frias, brother of the late President Hugo Chavez.
Protests against Maduro became muted in the past week, however, as the Constituent Assembly started sitting and intensified a clampdown.