Venezuela opposition sets up new showdown with Maduro

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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has been in power since 2013Venezuela’s opposition will seek Monday to trigger early elections by declaring that President Nicolas Maduro has “abandoned his post,” launching a fresh political battle in a country fighting off economic collapse. Kicking off its second year in control of the Venezuelan National Assembly, the opposition has installed a new legislative speaker and announced a fresh offensive against the leftist president it has vowed to oust. The opposition blames Maduro for an economic crisis that has prompted shortages of food and medicines.


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