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Trump Administration Imposes Sanctions On Venezuela’s Maduro For Election Fraud

A Sunday vote to replace Venezuela’s current legislature with a new legislative body more loyal to President Nicolas Maduro has done little to calm the restive country, multiple media reports said Monday. With Maduro claiming victory and the opposition claiming the election results are fraudulent, The White House issued sanctions against Maduro, freezing his U.S. assets and prohibiting Americans from dealing with him, The Washington Post reported. U.S. President Donald Trump and other world leaders had warned Maduro of “swift” consequences if the election were held, the report said. Many observers saw the election as an illegitimate bid by the …read more

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