January 13, 2013

Cuba's Role in Venezuela May Grow

Andres Oppenheimer, Miami Herald

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Venezuela's dependence on Cuba may not last forever. Sooner or later, Venezuelan leaders will start asking themselves whether, amid growing economic problems at home, they can afford the current oil-for-counseling deal. With declining world oil prices, the answer will most likely be no.

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