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U.S. Plans to Unveil New Round of Sanctions on Venezuela, Sources Say

  • Measures would be latest move to pressure Maduro government
  • U.S. has considered targeting Venezuela’s financing channels
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Venezuela Inches Closer to Dictatorship

The Trump administration is planning to unveil another round of sanctions on Friday designed to punish the government of Venezuela, according to two people familiar with the matter.

The measures would be the latest in a U.S. campaign to pressure Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. The people who described the move did so on condition of anonymity and declined to provide details on the sanctions that would be imposed.