Obama practically mum on Venezuela

 

With all the crimes committed by Nicolás Maduro and his henchmen in Venezuela and with students protesting by the thousands, our freedom-loving President Obama has said very little. Why isn’t he calling for a Venezuela Spring? Why aren’t John Kerry or Hillary Clinton raising their voices in support of freedom-seeking Venezuelans? Why do we continue buying oil from Venezuela when Maduro just declared three U.S. diplomats personae non grata?

Why does Obama care so much about Syria, Libya or Somalia, saying barely a word about Venezuela? Silence is complicity.

Fidel Ros Jr, Miami

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