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A Bay of Pigs-style fiasco in Venezuela

6 mins | May 11, 2020
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Who tried to overthrow Nicolás Maduro? "For years, the embattled demagogue has warned of foreign plots against his rule, waving at the spectre of treacherous coups and imperialist invasions. Such alarmism often served as a smokescreen for his government's failures and the economic collapse that has taken place under his watch." Ishaan Tharoor analyses in The Washington Post.

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