Florida Banking Group Pushed for Sanctions Exemption for Ordinary Venezuelans


By Reuters

An industry group representing Florida banks pushed for an exemption to U.S. sanctions on Venezuela that were issued last week, executives said on Tuesday, arguing the measures had affected customers with no ties to President Nicolas Maduro.

Published: September 17, 2019 at 07:39PM

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Venezuela Ex-General Fights U.S. Extradition, Cooperation in Doubt


By Reuters

Venezuela’s ex-military intelligence chief told a Spanish court that Washington was fabricating drug-trafficking charges in its extradition request, throwing into doubt future cooperation with the U.S. push against Venezuela’s socialist rulers.

Published: September 12, 2019 at 01:01PM

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