China, Russia Prop-Up Venezuelan Dictator Maduro

Major regional players Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Peru and Argentina all gave their backing to Juan Guaido's self-proclamation as Venezuela's acting president.

China, Russia Prop-Up Venezuelan Dictator Maduro

  NEW YORK – While the United States, Britain and major South American nations recognized opposition chief Juan Guaido as Venezuela’s interim leader Thursday, China and Russia threw their weight behind dictator President Nicolas Maduro. Here are some of the key reactions after speaker of the Venezuelan parliament Guaido declared himself “acting president” on Wednesday. […]