US slaps sanctions on key Venezuelan bank BANDES and others over support for President Nicolas Maduro

//US slaps sanctions on key Venezuelan bank BANDES and others over support for President Nicolas Maduro

US slaps sanctions on key Venezuelan bank BANDES and others over support for President Nicolas Maduro

The United States on Friday slapped sanctions on a key Venezuelan bank, BANDES and four affiliates over their support for President Nicolas Maduro.The US move came just hours after Maduro’s regime defied the United States and arrested a top aide of opposition leader Juan Guaido, whom Washington recognises as the crisis-hit country’s interim leader.Venezuelan Interior Minister Nestor Reverol accused the aide, Roberto Marrero, a 49-year-old lawyer who serves as Guaido’s chief of staff, of leading…

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