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Mauricio Claver-Carone, the White House adviser in charge of Trump’s regime change effort in Venezuela, could be moving to a key position at the International Development Bank.

“He’s one of the most important allies inside the administration.” Mauricio Claver-Carone is the WH adviser leading Trump’s “maximum pressure” campaign in Venezuela — a Cuba hardliner behind a strategy that’s starting to look familiar.

Trump has obsessed about ousting Nicolas Maduro since he entered the White House. Mauricio Claver-Carone, a long-time hardline Cuba lobbyist, is the adviser charged with delivering the victory in Venezuela Trump so desperately craves.

One year ago today, Trump recognized Juan Guaido as Venezuela’s legitimate leader. Here’s my look at Mauricio Claver-Carone, the adviser behind the “maximum pressure” strategy to oust Nicolas Maduro, why it hasn’t worked, and what may come next:

Scoop: Diosdado Cabello, an alleged drug lord with substantial power inside the Venezuelan political and military elite, has been communicating through emissaries with National Security Council official Mauricio Claver-Carone.

“Diosdado Cabello has been communicating through emissaries with National Security Council official Mauricio Claver-Carone, these sources said. These sources did not know what messages, if any, Claver-Carone had sent back to Cabello through these intermediaries.”

New details on heated WH meeting on Venezuela: Gen. Selva was making the case against a risky escalation by the US when Bolton aides, including Mauricio Claver-Carone, repeatedly interrupted and asked for military options:

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Quite the detail --> The failed Venezuelan coup plotters assigned code names to each other, including one for Marco Rubio booster and John Bolton ally Mauricio Claver-Carone, codenamed "the Child Eater"

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Congratulations to Mauricio Claver-Carone on being selected to lead the NSC’s Western Hemisphere Affairs. He is a champion for human rights in #Cuba  and #Latin  America. Having Claver-Carone’s leadership in such key position at NSC, our country & allies will be well represented.

Great editorial in on Mauricio Claver-Carone joining admin to ensure its Western Hemisphere policy promotes and in n #freedomtions #democracy like #Cuba  #Nicaragua  #Venezuela 

Congrats to Mauricio Claver-Carone who will help ensure our policy toward the #Cuba  + regime, a #DiazCaneld  remai #Venezuelas  cl #Nicaraguaar-eyed  and focused on #freedom 

Great pick by the President-elect. Mauricio Claver-Carone is one of the strongest advocates for a free Cuba.

Caribbean leaders w Trump now: —Dominican Republic’s Danilo Medina —Haiti’s Jovenel Moïse —Jamaica’s Andrew Holness —St Lucia’s Allen Chastanet —Bahamas’ Hubert Minnis. Big crew of nat sec aides at Maralago: Bolton, Charlie Kupperman, Sarah Tinsley, Mauricio Claver-Carone, etc.

Good piece by Mauricio Claver-Carone in the @MiamiHerald : Obama’s Cuba Policy Makes Bad Situation Worse