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Treasury Targets Sanctions Evasion Network Supporting Corrupt Venezuelan Actors

Treasury Targets Sanctions Evasion Network Supporting Corrupt Venezuelan Actors June 18, 2020   Washington – Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated three individuals and eight foreign entities, and identified two vessels as blocked property for their activities in or associated with a network attempting to evade United States ...
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June 16 Update for U.S. Citizens and LPRs in Venezuela

Location: Venezuela Event: June 16 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 State of Alarm was ...
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The United States Condemns Maduro’s Latest Step to Rig the Next Venezuelan Election

The United States Condemns Maduro’s Latest Step to Rig the Next Venezuelan Election PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE JUNE 15, 2020 Free elections are the path out of Venezuela’s deep political crisis.  Unfortunately, on June 12, the Maduro regime-controlled Supreme Court continued to manipulate the Venezuelan Constitution by illegally naming a new, regime-aligned National Electoral Council (CNE). Venezuelans ...
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