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US sanctions Chinese firm for conducting small business with Maduro routine

The Trump administration on Monday imposed sanctions on a Chinese enterprise, alleging that it was supporting Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro in undermining the country’s democracy, which includes limiting world wide web accessibility and conducting digital surveillance of the regime’s political opponents.



Donald Trump, Nicolas Maduro are posing for a picture: US sanctions Chinese company for conducting business with Maduro regime


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US sanctions Chinese firm for conducting small business with Maduro regime

The U.S. states the corporation, China National Electronics Import and Export Company (CEIEC), is facing economical penalties after supplying program and providers to government entities, such as Venezuela’s condition-operate telecommunications supplier that controls 70 per cent of the country’s online assistance.

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“The illegitimate Maduro regime’s reliance on entities like CEIEC to advance its authoritarian agenda additional illustrates the regime’s prioritization of ability about democratic values and processes,” stated Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin mentioned in a statement.

“The United States will not be reluctant to focus on everyone supporting to suppress the democratic will of