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US is withdrawing all remaining diplomatic personnel from Venezuela

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

The United States is withdrawing all remaining diplomatic personnel from Venezuela this week amid nearly week-long blackouts around the country, the US State Department has announced. It follows a January decision to withdraw all dependents and reduce embassy staff to a minimum in the country. ‘This decision reflects the deteriorating situation in Venezuela, as well as the conclusion that the presence of US diplomatic staff at the embassy has become…