Can Venezuela survive another Maduro 'victory'?

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is expected to win Sunday’s vote, which is being decried as fraudulent by the international community, amid opposition calls for a boycott of the vote. Analysts expect his victory will mean more economic trouble and repression for the struggling South American country.


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How to win an election in Venezuela: Control the food

Subsidized eggs and frozen chickens may help to explain why President Nicolás Maduro stayed in power. New York Times correspondents followed his supporters as they enticed undernourished citizens to vote for Mr. Maduro in exchange for food.
New York Times Pierre Taylor