April 6, 2014

Venezuela's Best 'Anti-Coup' Medicine

Andres Oppenheimer, Miami Herald

The Associated Press

While Venezuela is not a conventional military government, it is certainly a militarized government, in which even civilians — like Maduro — dress up in military-looking uniforms. That does not justify a military coup to restore democratic freedoms — history has proven that there is no such thing as a “good” coup — but it should move the international community to support a negotiated solution to Venezuela’s crisis.

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