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Remarks to the Press

Remarks to the Press Remarks Michael R. Pompeo Secretary of State Washington, DC April 17, 2019 SECRETARY POMPEO: Good morning, everyone. Welcome. I’m here to announce an important decision regarding the United States policy towards Cuba. In 1996, Congress passed the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity Act, also known as Libertad. Until Title III of that ...
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Treasury Increases Pressure on Cuba to End Support to Maduro by Imposing Further Oil Sector Sanctions

Treasury Increases Pressure on Cuba to End Support to Maduro by Imposing Further Oil Sector Sanctions U.S Department of The Treasury Press Releases April 12, 2019 Washington – Today, the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated four companies that operate in the oil sector of the Venezuelan economy, pursuant to E.O. ...
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Nicolás Maduro: Corruption and Chaos in Venezuela

Nicolás Maduro: Corruption and Chaos in Venezuela U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release April 15, 2019 Fact Sheet “Maduro usurped power; he’s not the duly elected president. Juan Guaidó is the person that the Venezuelan people chose. America and now 54 other nations simply have ratified that, have said, ‘Yep, ...
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The United States Takes Action to End Cuba’s Malign Influence on Venezuela

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson Official For Immediate Release  MEDIA NOTE April 12, 2019 The United States Takes Action to End Cuba’s Malign Influence on Venezuela Today, the United States sanctioned four companies for operating in the oil sector of the Venezuelan economy and identified nine vessels as blocked property, pursuant to ...
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Remarks to the Press

Remarks to the Press Remarks Michael R. Pompeo Secretary of State On Plane ert Santiago, Chile April 11, 2019 SECRETARY POMPEO: It’s going to be a great trip, something we’ve been working on for quite a while. It came together six, eight weeks ago. The administration has spent a lot of time on South America. ...
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