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Venezuela's Maduro rejects election deadline, Israel backs opponent

Venezuela's Maduro rejects election deadline, Israel backs opponentIsrael on Sunday joined a growing list of countries led by the United States that back Guaido’s claim to the presidency on the basis that Maduro’s second-term election victory was fraudulent. Maduro, in an interview with CNN Turk aired on Sunday, also said he was open to dialogue and that meeting U.S. President Donald Trump was improbable but not impossible. Washington on Saturday urged the world to “pick a side” on Venezuela and financially disconnect from Maduro’s government.



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US, S. American nations recognize Maduro opponent as interim leader

US, S. American nations recognize Maduro opponent as interim leaderThe US, Canada and several major South American nations recognized the head of Venezuela’s opposition-controlled legislature as the country’s interim leader on Wednesday, leaving President Nicolas Maduro increasingly isolated. Major regional players Brazil, Colombia, Chile and Peru all gave their backing to Juan Guaido’s self-proclamation as Venezuela’s acting president, which he made in front of crowd of tens of thousands of supporters in Caracas. Mexico, however, stood apart, saying it recognizes “the authorities elected in accordance with the Venezuelan constitution,” seen as a lukewarm nod to Maduro.



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Regional powers recognize Maduro opponent as interim leader

Regional powers recognize Maduro opponent as interim leaderThe United States, Canada and major South American nations recognized the head of Venezuela’s opposition-controlled legislature as the country’s interim leader on Wednesday, leaving President Nicolas Maduro increasingly isolated. Major regional players Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Peru and Argentina all gave their backing to Juan Guaido’s self-proclamation as Venezuela’s acting president, which he made in front of crowd of tens of thousands of supporters in Caracas. Mexico, however, stood apart, saying it recognizes “the authorities elected in accordance with the Venezuelan constitution,” seen as a lukewarm nod to Maduro.



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US, regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as Venezuela leader

US, regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as Venezuela leaderThe United States and major South American nations recognised Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as interim leader Wednesday while the UN urged dialogue in Caracas to avoid “disaster”, leaving President Nicolas Maduro increasingly isolated. Major regional players Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Peru and Argentina all gave their backing to Guaido’s self-proclamation as acting president, which he made in front of crowd of tens of thousands of supporters in the capital Caracas. The European Union called for free elections to restore democracy.



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US, regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as Venezuela leader

US, regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as Venezuela leaderThe United States and major South American nations recognised Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as interim leader Wednesday while the UN urged dialogue in Caracas to avoid “disaster”, leaving President Nicolas Maduro increasingly isolated. Major regional players Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Peru and Argentina all gave their backing to Guaido’s self-proclamation as acting president, which he made in front of crowd of tens of thousands of supporters in the capital Caracas. The European Union called for free elections to restore democracy.



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Trump uses historic Native American massacre to mock 2020 opponent Elizabeth Warren

Trump uses historic Native American massacre to mock 2020 opponent Elizabeth WarrenDonald Trump faces a backlash after once again mocking 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren, with a joke referencing one of the worst massacres of Native Americans in US history. During a series of controversial late-night tweets, the president taunted one of the first major Democrats to enter the upcoming race for the White House by referring to the Wounded Knee massacre, duing which hundreds of Sioux Indians were killed at the hands of US soldiers. Mr Trump posted a recent video Ms Warren shared online in which she drinks a beer in her kitchen shortly after announcing her intention to run in 2020.



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In Senate race, GOP Rep. Blackburn accuses her opponent of being a Democrat

In Senate race, GOP Rep. Blackburn accuses her opponent of being a DemocratIn the Tennessee Senate race, Rep. Marsha Blackburn has struggled to hold on to GOP moderates who lean toward her Democratic rival, Phil Bredesen.



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Susan Collins Triggers $2 Million In Pledges To 2020 Opponent With Kavanaugh Vote

Susan Collins Triggers $  2 Million In Pledges To 2020 Opponent With Kavanaugh VoteSen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) announced Friday that she will support Supreme



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Arizona Republican's Siblings Endorse His Opponent In Brutal Ads

Arizona Republican's Siblings Endorse His Opponent In Brutal AdsAttack ads are nothing new in the world of politics, but one campaign video



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Democrats And Republicans In Florida's Governor's Race Got The Opponent They Wanted

Democrats And Republicans In Florida's Governor's Race Got The Opponent They WantedFlorida Republicans and Democrats both got the opponents they most wanted to



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