Venezuela's election body sets the date of 6 December for legislative polls, following weeks of pressure from the opposition.
The Uruguayan capital is, according to Mercer, the city with the best quality of life in the region.
Venezuela's opposition leaders have been thrown in jail, banned from politics and remain deeply divided, but Venezuela's opposition nonetheless looks set to bruise President Nicolas Maduro by winning control of the National Assembly.
For some experts, nuclear disarmament could lead to the collapse of the regime in the peninsula
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