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Venezuelan standoff continues between Maduro and Guaidó

Clip: 05/04/2019 | 3m 38s

As the standoff over transition of power in Venezuela continues at least 50 countries including the U.S. have thrown their support behind Juan Guaidó whose recent calls for military support and for mass demonstrations have not been successful. Columbia University’s Christopher Sabatini joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the power struggle, Russia's role and the U.S. government response.

Aired: 05/04/19

Rating: NR

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