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Shannon K. O’Neil testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, addressing the ongoing crisis in Venezuela and proposing U.S. policy options aimed at combatting the political. Venezuela’s Magical Realist Voters than the polling results from other contested elections this year such as those in the United States or Mexico. More from Foreign Policy. By Taboola. Venezuela: Political Crisis and U.S. Policy The th Congress has enacted legislation affecting U.S. policy on Venezuela, appropriated foreign assistance to support the people of Venezuela and to address the regional migration The United States and 57 other countries recognize GuaidóFile Size: KB. Even in the United States, PDVSA subsidiary CITGO aids around , low-income families during the winter with donated Venezuelan heating oil. 21 Thus while it would be false to state that Venezuelan foreign policy is solely motivated by ethical considerations, it would be misleading to explain the country's external relations without.
Venezuela was once one of South America's most thriving countries. Recent political and economic unrest has caused a migration and humanitarian crisis due to food shortages, lack of medicine, increase of crime, and an unstable government. Many blame the bad leadership and economic policies of Hugo Chávez and his successor, Nicolás Maduro, as well as Cuban . Why Venezuela Should Be a U.S. Foreign Policy Priority Aug Venezuela’s collapse is already producing security, financial, and economic risks for the United States and could trigger region-wide consequences if not stopped immediately. The Middle East has been a central focus of the United States’ foreign policy. The purpose of the current re search is to shed light on the United States’ ec o-. Yet the United States openly supports the opposition. While the entire world (including such non-leftist governments as Mexico and Colombia) recognized the triumph of Nicolás Maduro in the April presidential elections, Washington was alone in siding with the Venezuelan opposition in refusing to recognize the results.
3 Books That Can Help Explain the Crisis in Venezuela. who was known in the United States as the George Washington of South America for liberating Venezuela and much of the continent in the. Venezuela’s descent into economic and political chaos in recent years is a cautionary tale of the dangerous influence that resource wealth can have on developing countries. China’s interests in gaining friends in the Western Hemisphere while securing access to oil overlapped with Venezuela’s interest in diversifying its customer base away from the United States. But that overlap of interests doesn’t mean China has ever offered any sort of discount on its loans. China lent at exorbitant rates to Venezuela. In fact, the United States has enormous leverage in the bilateral relationship. This nation is Venezuela’s largest trading partner, and the main customer for its Author: William Finnegan.