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PeaceGame Venezuela: Pathways to Peace

A year after Juan Guaidó took the presidential oath, nearly sixty countries now recognize the interim government as the legitimate representative of the Venezuelan people. Still, the Maduro regime remains in power, further threatening the country and the world every day. As Venezuela becomes increasingly engulfed in internal strife, the international community must prepare for the most dire scenarios. What would be the reverberations of complete state collapse? How might various stakeholders— from Venezuelan actors to regional neighbors to Russia or armed groups—respond?

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Tue, Nov 24, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: November 24, 2020

On Twitter, pro-Trump and Venezuelan pro- Maduro accounts used U.S. President Donald Trump’s lawyers’ attempts to prove supposed Venezuelan interference in the November 3 U.S. presidential election.

#AlertaVenezuela by Atlantic Council’s DFRLab

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Wed, Nov 18, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: November 18, 2020

President Trump’s false claims that the election was “rigged” have been bolstered by his lawyers who misleadingly suggested that Venezuelan chavistas were behind the “fraud.”

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Wed, Nov 11, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: November 11, 2020

After President Trump suggested, without evidence, voting fraud had occurred, Spanish-language Twitter amplified his narratives.

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Wed, Nov 25, 2020

What a Biden presidency means for US-Colombia relations

On repeated occasions, President-elect Biden has characterized Colombia as the “keystone” of US foreign policy toward Latin America and the Caribbean, maintaining that, if elected president, restoring the alliance between the United States and Colombia will be among his top foreign policy priorities.

New Atlanticist by Camila Hernandez and Daniel Payares-Montoya

Colombia Corruption

Tue, Nov 24, 2020

Pelayo quoted in Al Arabiya on the Iranian foreign minister’s visit to Caracas

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Iran Middle East

Tue, Nov 24, 2020

IDB President Mauricio Claver-Carone: Latin America wants greater US involvement and consensus

Mauricio Claver-Carone, the first US citizen to lead the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in its sixty-one-year history, highlighted the importance of additional IDB assistance for Latin America and the Caribbean as the region confronts the enormous challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and its resulting economic upheaval, with US support central to this cause.

New Atlanticist by Larry Luxner

Americas Economy & Business
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Tue, Nov 24, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: November 24, 2020

On Twitter, pro-Trump and Venezuelan pro- Maduro accounts used U.S. President Donald Trump’s lawyers' attempts to prove supposed Venezuelan interference in the November 3 U.S. presidential election.

#AlertaVenezuela by Atlantic Council's DFRLab

Disinformation Venezuela
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Wed, Nov 18, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: November 18, 2020

President Trump’s false claims that the election was “rigged” have been bolstered by his lawyers who misleadingly suggested that Venezuelan chavistas were behind the “fraud.”

#AlertaVenezuela by Atlantic Council's DFRLab

Disinformation Venezuela

Mon, Nov 16, 2020

US sanctions policy: Lessons learned and recommendations for the new administration

WTO reform is especially important now since it would provide an efficient way to tackle China’s unfair trade practices head-on. This paper proposes concurrent measures that the United States and European Union can take to revitalize the WTO.

In-Depth Research & Reports by Daniel Fried

China Economy & Business
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Wed, Nov 11, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: November 11, 2020

After President Trump suggested, without evidence, voting fraud had occurred, Spanish-language Twitter amplified his narratives.

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Wed, Nov 4, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: November 4, 2020

Accounts with a self-identified location of Venezuela used keywords “Trump” and “Biden” to support the U.S. presidential candidates, causing them to make Twitter’s trending topics in Venezuela on November 3.

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Tue, Oct 27, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: October 27, 2020

After Voluntad Popular's National Coordinator abandoned the Spanish ambassador’s residence in Caracas, pro-Maduro Twitter accounts promoted hashtags to influence Twitter’s conversation

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Tue, Oct 20, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: October 20, 2020

Videos reporting on Venezuela and posted by Colombian YouTube channel Noticias Mundiales Al Día outperformed videos and channels on social media.

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