Venezuela’s crisis hits stand-still over emergency aid

Venezuela’s crisis hits stand-still over emergency aid

12th February 20190Byadmin

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) โ€” Nearly three weeks after the Trump administration backed an all-out effort to overthrow Nicolas Maduro, there is little sign the Venezuelan president is losing his grip on power.Dozens of nations have recognized opposition leader Juan Guaido’s claim to the presidency and the U.S. has tightened sanctions aimed at cutting off billions of dollars in oil revenue. But anti-Maduro street protests have come and gone, and large-scale military defections have failed to materialize.

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