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 the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act … Continue reading President Trump’s Executive Order Against The Maduro Regime
The United States Treasury Department sanctioned Felix Bautista, a sitting senator in the Dominican Republic, for "engaging in corrupt acts".
This week, the United States Treasury Department placed sanctions on three Venezuelans - Pedro Martin, Walter Del Nogal, and Mario Rodriguez - under the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act. The move comes less than two weeks before presidential elections are scheduled in Venezuela.
In a recent declaration, the European Union announced that it would take "appropriate measures" to support "peaceful and democratic solutions" in Venezuela. Such measures could possibly include additional sanctions on the regime of President Nicolás Maduro.
The United States Treasury Department announced on Friday that it was imposing new sanctions on four high ranking officials in Venezuela. The officials are all current or former senior officers in the Venezuelan military. “President Maduro and his inner circle continue to put their own interests above those of the Venezuelan people,” said Treasury Secretary … Continue reading White House Places New Sanctions on Several Venezuelan Officials