If Venezuelan politics weren’t convoluted enough, they just got a bit more complicated this week.
— Read on www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-07-19/venezuela-political-chaos-deepens-with-third-claim-to-presidency
On June 26, the Trump administration’s so-called “Special Representative for Venezuela,” Elliott Abrams gave a five-minute update to reporters about the development of the coup attempt against the government of Nicolas Maduro, followed by a brief Q&A session. The event, held at the US State Department in Wash
— Read on www.counterpunch.org/2019/07/09/deconstructing-elliott-abrams-on-venezuela/
The story of regime-change brain Carlos Vecchio’s rise through elite US institutions and the oil industry captures the essence of Venezuela’s opposition.
— Read on venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/14572
Putin emphasized the need to renew a “peaceful dialogue without any sort of interference” that in turn makes things “worse for all Venezuelans.”