Venezuela pro-Maduro legislature to assess early congress elections

Venezuela's National Constituent Assembly President Diosdado Cabello holds a banner reading "No more Trump. Heroic Venezuela" during a session in Caracas, Venezuela August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela’s pro-government legislature on Monday agreed to create a commission to evaluate holding 2020 legislative elections early, which would create an opportunity for the government to reclaim control of the opposition-dominated congress. Opposition leader Juan Guaido warned on Sunday that the Constituent Assembly would decide on Monday to disband the congress he […]

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