At least 12 people were killed, and a further six were injured, following looting and violence overnight, in the Venezuelan capital, Caracas.
At least one more person has been killed, during looting and food riots, in Venezuela, bring the death toll of the violence to four.
At least three people have been killed, following a wave of looting and food protests, in Venezuela, in the last week.
Officials have reported that a 14-year-old boy has been killed in western Venezuela after being shot in the head during anti-government protests.
According to Venezuelan opposition politicians, the mayor of the Venezuelan capital of Caracas was detained by federal officials – though the government has not yet confirmed the arrest.