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The United States Targets Maritime Entities for Supporting Illegitimate Maduro Regime in the Venezuela Oil Trade

STATEMENT BY SECRETARY MICHAEL R. POMPEO   June 2, 2020 The United States Targets Maritime Entities for Supporting Illegitimate Maduro Regime in the Venezuela Oil Trade   Today the United States imposed sanctions against four companies for operating in the oil sector of the Venezuelan economy.  These companies are transporting oil that was effectively stolen ...
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June 2 Update for U.S. Citizens and LPRs in Venezuela

Location: Venezuela  Event: June 2 Update for U.S. Citizens and LPRs in Venezuela  U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents (LPRs) in Venezuela should remain prepared for an indefinite stay in Venezuela.  At this time, we do not have any information about any potential flights for U.S. citizens or LPRs to depart Venezuela. The U.S. government is working hard to repatriate U.S. citizens and LPRs from ...
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May 25 Update for U.S. Citizens and LPRs in Venezuela

May 25 Update for U.S. Citizens and LPRs in Venezuela  U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents (LPRs) in Venezuela should be prepared for an indefinite stay in Venezuela.  At this time, we do not have any information about any potential flights for U.S. citizens or lawful permanent residents to depart Venezuela.  The tentatively-scheduled flight on Aerolíneas Estelar from Maracaibo to Cancun, Mexico, ...
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May 20 Update for U.S. Citizens and LPRs in Venezuela

Location: Venezuela  Event: May 20 Update for U.S. Citizens and LPRs in Venezuela     U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents in Venezuela should be prepared for an indefinite stay in Venezuela.  At this time, we do not have any updated information regarding possible upcoming flights, including the tentatively-scheduled flight on Aerolíneas Estelar from Maracaibo to ...
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