Venezuela

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US military ‘on the balls of our feet’ for Venezuela, says four-star admiral

April 10, 2019 7:23 pm

Adm. Craig Faller compared the situation to the chaos in Syria under Bashar al-Assad

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The real Russiagate: why are the press ignoring Putin’s troops in Venezuela?

March 28, 2019 11:27 am

Yet again, the US media sidesteps important foreign policy coverage

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Fear and foie gras: a Caracas notebook

January 31, 2019 9:54 am

The collapse of the currency means there are two types of Venezuelans now. Those who have dollars. And those who don’t

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What Syria should teach us about Venezuela

January 30, 2019 8:04 am

The louder Washington calls for Nicolás Maduro’s ouster, the more likely it is that he will survive

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Could Juan Guaidó mean more of the same for Venezuela?

January 24, 2019 11:29 am

If Guaidó succeeds and his commitment to democracy proves genuine – both big ifs – then he will have a monumental task on his hands

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Why does Trump suddenly care about democracy in Venezuela?

January 24, 2019 10:55 am

His best pals on the global stage are dictators

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Trump is doing right by Venezuela – but the US can still do more

January 23, 2019 11:26 pm

Under Maduro, millions of Venezuelans are living without adequate food and medicine

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Pirates of the Caribbean: How Venezuela’s near collapse is causing a crisis on the seas

January 17, 2019 11:43 am

Families are scavenging to survive. It’s not quite Somalia – but it isn’t far off

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The Maduro diet

December 13, 2018 1:49 pm

A letter from Venezuela

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The troika of absurdity

November 2, 2018 4:25 pm

Only one possible explanation exists for the breathtaking cynicism implicit in Bolton’s speech: domestic politics

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Will Trump invade Latin America?

November 2, 2018 10:42 am

In many ways Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua are far more natural targets for Trumpian aggression

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Venezuela’s great socialist experiment has brought a country to its knees

August 23, 2018 8:31 am

A strong enough dose of nationalisation and magic money trees has reduced what was once Latin America’s most prosperous country to penury