Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Debating What is Fake News

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro vowed on Friday not to let in "fake" aid from the United States requested by opposition leader Juan Guaido, which is being stockpiled at the border with Colombia.
"Venezuela won't allow the spectacle of fake humanitarian aid because we're no-one's beggars," Maduro said at a press conference in Caracas.
He also hit out at European and Latin American ministers who called on Thursday for a new presidential ballot.
Meeting in Uruguay's capital Montevideo, the International Contact Group had urged "free, transparent and credible presidential elections" in crisis-wracked Venezuela "as soon as possible" to find a peaceful solution to the power struggle between Maduro and Guaido.
Under Maduro's guidance, Venezuela has descended into economic crisis marked by hyperinflation, recession and shortages of basic necessities including food and medicine...



Watching people treat the Ilhan Omar / AIPAC thing like an either-or proposition is hysterical. - ANALYSIS: The Curious Case of Rep. Ilhan Omar and Her Tweets: