Hugo Chávez

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United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo votes before addressing the United Nations (U.N.) Security Council in a meeting which was requested by the United States to offer a statement on the current situation in for Venezuela on January 26, 2019 in New York City.
'This is truly an ominous development for the poor people of Venezuela.'
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"South of the Border," director Oliver Stone's record of a trip to Venezuela to meet president Hugo Chávez, premieres Monday at the Venice Film Festival. For a trailer and Stone on US foreign policy in the area, go here "Americans must question the role of our media in demonizing foreign leaders as our enemies. The consequences can be brutal."