A report exposing talks between U.S. officials and Venezuelan military officers has caught the attention of critics across the globe.
Due to deep resentment over previous U.S. interventions in Latin America, information on covert meetings to possibly overthrow President Nicolás Maduro is expected to “land like a bomb” in the region.
The Trump administration remains unwilling to accept additional refugees, despite its staunch criticism of the Maduro government.
You can play along at home—especially if your home is in Nicaragua or Venezuela.
Those detained are suspected of using explosives-laden drones in trying to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro. The attack comes as Venezuela reels from a worsening economic and humanitarian crisis.
Explosives detonate as the socialist president gives a speech to hundreds of soldiers; seven people have been injured, officials say.
After the president in a 2017 meeting suggested an invasion, administration officials explained how military action could backfire. However, Trump later pursued the issue with Latin American leaders and others.
Americans are being lied to about what took place and what it means. The U.S. is leading an economic war against Venezuela, but there is also a media blockade preventing the truth from being told.
Although the U.S. is thanking Venezuelan officials for releasing an American held in jail for two years, it adds that the action won't affect its stance toward the regime of President Nicolas Maduro.