Bachelet, addressing the Human Rights Council, cited allegations that the National Police's Special Actions Force (FAES) had executed 37 people in January in Caracas in illegal house raids in poor areas supporting the opposition.
Venezuelan security forces, backed by pro-government armed groups, have quashed peaceful protests with excessive use of force, killings and torture, the United Nations human rights chief said on Wednesday.
"The United States is actively working to boost Juan Guaido, who declared himself interim president of Venezuela this year, and has imposed sanctions against a number of individuals, including Maduro and his inner circle, as well as the state-run oil company PDVSA".
The US has been steadily tightening sanctions and economic pressure on Maduro's government and openly calling for regime change.
As a result of Tuesday's sanctions, all property and assets in property of the company and its chief in the United States are blocked and all USA citizens are prohibited from dealing with them, according to the statement.
Peaceful protests were allowed, but not acts of vandalism and criminality that were being "promoted by a violent portion of the opposition, whipped up by foreign funding", he said.
He denounced measures including the blocking of $7 billion in shares of PDVSA's US subsidiary Citgo Petroleum Corp.in January.
Bachelet had previously warned that sanctions have "exacerbated" the crisis.
A team of experts from her office is in the country assessing conditions, a "positive first step", Bachelet said.
She said she never used pepper spray on the children, although police found two canisters of the chemical irritant in her bedroom. Logan Hackney and Ryan Hackney were booked into Pinal County Jail for seven counts each of failing to report abuse of a minor.
Simpson and Johnson are already parents to their 6-year-old daughter Maxwell Drew and 5-year-old son Ace Knute. " Birdie Mae Johnson ", the proud mom shared on Instagram shortly after news of the baby's arrival broke.
He later posted a screenshot of a notification he got telling him that some of his comments had been reported as spam. President Donald Trump is again alleging that social media companies are biased against conservatives.
South Africa had a circumspect start to their chase with both Reeza Hendricks and Quinton de Kock taking their time to settle in. South Africa threw away their winning position and only just managed to tie and Tahir was the savior for the home team then, too.
The spa had been under police surveillance since late previous year over concerns of human trafficking and prostitution. Quinn reports that admitting any sort of wrongdoing is a "non-starter" for Kraft.
And unlike the film's posters , no Photoshop or airbrushing was presumably used in the creation of those images. The movie is a mystery crime film set in 1969 in Los Angeles and centered around the Charles Manson murders.
Trump Doubles Down On McCain, Cindy's Tweet Ramps Up War
Scarborough noted Trump's bone spurs deferments, calling his and other people's criticisms of McCain's service "a sickness". McCain's ill-advised tweet followed days of tweet-shots between President Trump and the McCains' daughter, Meghan.
High potency weed 'strongly linked' to psychosis
It was paid for by funders including Britain's Medical Research Council, the Sao Paulo Research Foundation and the Wellcome Trust. David Roane, chairman of psychiatry at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, who was not involved with the study.
ITC Tank Fire Extinguished But Some Schools Remain Closed
Both Hidalgo and Turner said so far all air quality tests are showing no signs of unsafe chemicals massing near the ground. The company said air monitoring will continue in the area but that readings are now "well below hazardous levels".
Spence dominates Garcia to retain IBF title
What I saw from Pacquiao's body language was hesitation he seemed nervous and didn't fully commit to agreeing to fight Spence. Garcia grew up around Oxnard, California, where the Cowboys hold part of their preseason training camp each year.
Dead whales found with 88 lbs. of plastic in stomach
According to National Geographic , whales (and other marine animals, for that matter) can easily mistake plastic bags for food. Blatchley is the founder and owner of the D'Bone Collector Museum, a natural history museum in Davao City .