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3 reasons Chicagoans have a stake in Venezuelans' plight

Mar 04, 2019 - Chicago Tribune

President Donald Trump and Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido's high-stakes gambit to force U.S. humanitarian aid into a starving, shattered Venezuela failed. President Nicolas Maduro's troops kept almost all of that aid stuck on the Colombia side of the border. The opposition's bid to trigger mass defections from Maduro's military also has foundered. Guaido, the face of hope for beleaguered Venezuelans, isn't even in Venezuela. He's in Colombia, worried that he faces arrest or worse if he...