@SecPompeo announces visa restrictions on individuals responsible for undermining democracy in Guyana, welcomes the Pan American Health Organization’s review of Mais Medicos, and discusses human rights violations by the illegitimate Maduro regime in Venezuela.
Latin American leaders from the right and left are using the pandemic as a pretest to extend their time in office, weaken oversight of their actions, and silence critics. The leading offenders: Venezuela, Nicaragua, Guyana, Bolivia and Haiti.
Today, @SecPompeo spoke on PAHO’s facilitation of forced labor by Cuban doctors in a Brazilian program, elections in Guyana, Venezuela, Russian human rights violations, and the new Consulate in Nuuk, Greenland.
Today, @SecPompeo announced an additional $225 million commitment to combat #COVID19 worldwide and spoke about Venezuela, Guyana, Iraq, North Macedonia’s accession to @NATO , the Ebola response in the DRC, and our efforts to bring #AmericansHome .
Guyana, a country that currently produces no crude, could pump more than OPEC member Venezuela in five years