US Sanctions Venezuelan Opposition Leader for Beating Guaido in National Assembly President Vote

The recently elected speaker of Venezuela’s National Assembly Luis Parra is among seven Venezuelans targeted by a new round of US sanctions, the Treasury Department said. “Today’s designations focus on seven Maduro-aligned National Assembly delegates who took steps to undermine…

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Author: CheckpointAsia.net

Originally this site was supposed to be a way for us all to learn more about Asia. It still is, but learning about it I have been struck by how influential and present the American Empire is even in this part of the world. Inescapably then a resource about Asia also has to be about the state and activities of the Empire. Influence which is malign, but fortunately for itself and the rest of us, Asia is much too large, much too ancient, and much to proud to suffer US hegemony for too long. The salvation, the retreat of the Empire, starts in Asia. Join in to follow this welcome development.