• Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro Charged With Drug Trafficking in the U.S

    13 days ago - By Mediaite

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    Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro was charged in the U.S. with drug trafficking crimes on Thursday after an investigation by federal authorities in Washington, New York, and Florida.
    Maduro is a socialist leader who already faces sanctions in the U.S. He has also been the target of a U.S. campaign aimed at pushing him from power.
    An NBC news report states that the indictment said Maduro and other cartel members, “prioritized using cocaine as a weapon against America and importing as much cocaine as possible into the United States.”
    The indictment claims...
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