Venezuela’s Guaido in talks with unions to call public sector strike

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim ruler, leaves after the meeting with public employees in Caracas, Venezuela March 5, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido said on Tuesday he was in talks with unions about calling strikes for state workers in a bid to paralyze the public sector, tightening pressure on a weakened President Nicolas Maduro by targeting his key support base. The strikes would seek to capitalize on the opposition’s momentum […]

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