The Latest on Venezuela’s political crisis (all times local):
The U.S. State Department is repeating its rejection of the new government-loaded assembly rewriting Venezuela’s constitution, saying it’s “an illegitimate product of a flawed process designed by a dictator.”
Department spokeswoman Heather Nauer issued a series of tweets on Venezuela Tuesday. She says the U.S. “will continue to use appropriate econ/diplomatic tools” to address the threat to democratic institutions in Venezuela and says the U.S. stands by the country’s citizens.
Venezuela’s pro-government supreme court has ordered…
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