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Latin American democracies' statement on Venezuela was shameful

Sep 22, 2018 - The Miami Herald

After several years in which the so-called "Group of Lima" of Latin American democracies had made great progress in speaking up collectively against Venezuela's dictatorship, most of its members have now issued an unfortunate statement that will hurt the cause of freedom in Venezuela.

The statement by 11 countries of the "Group of Lima" rejected calls for a military intervention in Venezuela, which is diplomatically and legally correct, and shouldn't surprise anybody. But it failed to prop...