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06 May, 2019

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UPDATE 1-Venezuela's neighbors accuse Maduro of protecting 'terrorist groups' in Colombia

UPDATE 1-Venezuela's neighbors accuse Maduro of protecting 'terrorist groups' in ColombiaThe Lima Group regional bloc on Friday accused the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro of protecting "terrorist groups" in Colombia, keeping up pressure days after an attempted military uprising failed to dislodge Maduro from power. The bloc, a dozen countries in the Americas that meet regularly to discuss Venezuela, did not provide details on the groups in Colombia that it alleged Maduro was protecting.


03 May, 2019

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Explainer: Venezuela crisis puts Trump policy to the test

Explainer: Venezuela crisis puts Trump policy to the testIn its biggest political and diplomatic intervention in Latin America in years, the U.S. government has rolled out waves of punitive measures against Venezuela, including several rounds of sanctions on its leadership, vital oil sector and banks. With fewer levers left to pull and protests apparently petering out on Wednesday, President Donald Trump could suffer a setback if Guaido's latest push fails to ignite a broader uprising against Maduro. Hawkish national security adviser John Bolton and other Trump aides chafed on Tuesday over what they said was the failure of three senior Maduro loyalists who purportedly had negotiated with the opposition to change sides but then reneged.


01 May, 2019

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Explainer: Probes spawned by Mueller target Trump business, others

Explainer: Probes spawned by Mueller target Trump business, othersNumerous investigations spun out of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe are still alive and kicking, presenting potential ongoing legal and political risk for President Donald Trump, some of his former advisers and others. The following are some of the topics likely being examined in spun-off probes by federal prosecutors in New York and elsewhere: MANHATTAN PROSECUTORS Federal prosecutors in Manhattan have been investigating the spending and fundraising of Trump's inaugural committee.