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US military action in Venezuela 'possible': Pompeo

‘The President has been crystal clear and incredibly consistent. Military action is possible’ Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday the administration of President Donald Trump was prepared to take military action to stem the crisis in Venezuela. “The President has been crystal clear and incredibly consistent. Military action is possible. If that’s what’s […]

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After Venezuelan troops block aid, Maduro faces ‘diplomatic siege’

Pence is set to announce "concrete steps" and "clear actions" at the meeting to address the crisis, a senior US administration official said on Sunday, declining to provide details. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro faced growing regional pressure on Sunday after his troops repelled foreign aid convoys, with the United States threatening new sanctions and Brazil […]