Oil markets escape Venezuela sanctions for now - Reuters UK

Pedestrians walk next to a PDVSA gas station in Caracas, Venezuela, July 25, 2017. Picture taken July 25, 2017.Andres Martinez Casares. NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. oil markets had a muted reaction on Monday after Washington slapped sanctions on ...

US imposes sanctions on Venezuelan leader Nicolás Maduro - BBC News

The US government has branded Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro "a dictator" and frozen any US assets, after he held a controversial poll to elect a constituent assembly. Under the sanctions, US firms and individuals are banned from doing business ...

White House Sanctions Venezuelan President After Election Adds Power to Ruling Party - TIME

(WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration slapped financial sanctions on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday after a weekend election that gave the South American country's ruling party virtually unlimited powers. The sanctions freeze any ...

Venezuela's Maduro cheers election, opposition barricades streets - Reuters Africa

CARACAS (Reuters) - Anti-government demonstrators barricaded streets on Monday and promised a fresh wave of protests against President Nicolas Maduro, after an election a day earlier giving the Venezuelan leader and his ruling Socialist Party sweeping ...

US sanctions Venezuela's Maduro over constitutional threat - Financial Times

The US on Monday imposed sanctions against Nicolás Maduro, a day after the Venezuelan president staged what world leaders condemned as a fraudulent vote to create an authoritarian “constituent assembly”. The US Treasury said all Mr Maduro's assets ...