WOLA Podcast: How to Get Back to Democracy in Venezuela Without Military Intervention

After a failed attempt to deliver aid across borders, Venezuela’s opposition is regrouping and more outside commentators are discussing the unthinkable: military intervention. But not so fast: diplomatic efforts continue, both with and without the Trump administration. Pressure, multilateral sanctions, and dialogues specifically about the Maduro regime’s exit still offer hope of achieving a “least bad” outcome.

You may need to listen to this podcast more than once, because it covers a lot of ground. Here I speak with WOLA’s Adam Isacson about  the current moment, and the existing alternatives, in a wide-ranging, fast-moving discussion.

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