U.S. Policy on Venezuela Formally Shifting Toward Regime Change
Oct 4, 2018 | 10:30 GMT
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- A bipartisan group of U.S. senators is considering a more aggressive approach toward Venezuela with a bill calling for human rights prosecutions and a major U.S. role in the country's recovery.
- The legislation would make the already unlikely prospect of negotiations between the Venezuelan and U.S. governments virtually impossible.
- Though support appears to be building in Washington for greater legislative action to address Venezuela's humanitarian crisis, direct U.S. military intervention remains extremely unlikely.