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Feature Article by Stephen Lendman
Flashpoint in Venezuela Coming to a Head
by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)
Saturday and days following the 23rd are showdown days in Venezuela. At stake is Bolivarian social democratic freedom v. US-imposed fascist tyranny. There's no ambiguity about it.
Trump regime hardliners are using Trojan horse "humanitarian aid" to force a confrontation with Venezuela's military.
Their scheme is a pretext for instigating greater violence and chaos in the country on top of ongoing war by other means, a diabolical plot supported by US imperial partners and Western media, complicit with Washington against a sovereign state, flagrantly violating the UN Charter and other rule of law principles.
US war on Venezuela is the main cause of dire economic conditions, harming ordinary Venezuelans, not the country's privileged class or US business interests.
What's planned for Saturday and its aftermath by Trump
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