The Guilfordian

New economic sanctions on Venezuela put pressure on Maduro

An Mi 35M helicopter of the Venezuelan National Army. //Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Jayraj Jonnalagadda, Shivam Gandhi, and Hans Oh

September 8, 2017

The Trump administration recently imposed sanctions on trade concerning humanitarian aid and negotiations with debts on Venezuela to put pressure on its current government. The U.S. stopped before sanctioning against imports of crude oil from Venezuela, a move that would also raise American gas prices...