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Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro, Russian hardware, elections

As West turns on him, Venezuela’s Maduro flexes military muscle

01 January, 2019 3:21 pm 3:21 pm

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro oversaw a display of the army’s Russian hardware on Sunday, with anti-aircraft flak and tank rounds pounding a hillside to show military force and loyalty in the face of an international ultimatum for new elections. Maduro, 56, is confronting an unprecedented challenge to his authority after opposition leader … Read More