A former US ambassador to Venezuela lays out what could be ahead for the crisis-ridden country
|11/20/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Business Insider sat down with John Maisto, the former US ambassador to Venezuela, to talk about what could be ahead for the crisis-ridden country. Maisto also served as ambassador to Nicaragua and the Organization of American States, and was the senior director for the Western Hemisphere on the National Security Council.
This interview has been edited for length and clarity.
Q: You were US ambassador to Venezuela when Maduro’s predecessor, Hugo Chavez, became president in 1999. Having seen the Bolivarian revolution firsthand, how does the economic and political backdrop then compare to now?
A: The sadness of Venezuela today is that the read more >>>