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Venezuela: 10 Dead, 200 Voting Centers Attacked as US Sanctions Maduro

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Record Turnout in National Constituent Assembly Elections Amid Deadly Opposition Violence. 

On Monday, the US Treasury Department labeled the elected Venezuelan leader a “dictator” and froze his alleged assets in the United

States. President Barack Obama in 2015 and branded Venezuela an “unusual and extraordinary threat” to US national security. 

Maduro fired back at the White House, calling the move an “expression of impotence [and] desperation”. 

“The US see Latin America as a lapdog that wags its tail and nods yes. It’s an irate reaction because the Venezuelan people disobeyed---". 

“I don’t obey imperial orders and moreover I am against US imperialism,”---

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