Aiding the Venezuelan people

Venezuela, which has been economically crippled since the drop in oil prices, is “receiving food aid from 12 South American nations” according to a BBC report. This aid is welcomed by the current government under President Maduro and by the people who are still disgruntled at the fact their own country can’t feed them, for which the “opposition blames the socialist policies” of the current regime. The United States has not yet given up its sanctions on the Venezuelan officials that are accused of civil rights crimes.

To read more follow the source:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-31774333

-BJL

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