President George W. Bush issued the following statement on July 13, 2001, related to increased enforcement of sanctions against Cuba and increased support for opposition forces on the island. Seven years ago today, a tugboat carrying 72 people off the… Read More ›
Elliott Abrams, United States Special Representative to Venezuela, gave the following briefing on Friday, March 1, 2019, in which he spoke about addition sanctions against the regime of Nicolás Maduro among other issues: MR ABRAMS: Good morning. Apologize in advance… Read More ›
On Friday, February 15, the United States imposed additional sanctions on key government officials in Venezuela as part of its continued support for Juan Guaidó. The move comes less than three weeks after President Donald Trump imposed sanctions on PDVSA,… Read More ›
Recent sanctions by United States President Donald Trump are causing Venezuela’s state-run oil company to make changes to its banking practices. According to Reuters, Petróleos de Venezuela SA, or PDVSA, is telling customers of its joint ventures to deposit proceeds… Read More ›
The President of the United States, Donald Trump, issued the following executive order addressing the crisis in Venezuela and applying addition sanctions on the regime of Nicolás Maduro: By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and… Read More ›
The United States Treasury Department sanctioned Felix Bautista, a sitting senator in the Dominican Republic, for “engaging in corrupt acts”.