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Prominent news reports claiming a deterioration of living conditions in Venezuela – all since Trump’s sanctions came into force in August of 2017


New York TImes, Meridith Kohut and Isayen Herrera, December 17, 2017

“As Venezuela Collapses, Children Are Dying of Hunger”

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/12/17/world/americas/venezuela-children-starving.html?module=inline

 

Washington Post, Anthony Faiola, February 12, 2018

“Venezuela’s economy is so bad, parents are leaving their children at orphanages”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/venezuelas-economy-is-so-bad-parents-are-leaving-their-children-at-orphanages/2018/02/12/8021d180-0545-11e8-aa61-f3391373867e_story.html?utm_term=.d10ac9514d41

 

New York Times, Kirk Semple, March 20, 2018

“‘We’re Losing the Fight’: Tuberculosis Batters a Venezuela in Crisis”

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/20/world/americas/venezuela-tuberculosis.html?searchResultPosition=31

 

Washington Post, Anthony Faiola and Rachelle Krygier, May 16, 2018

“Blackouts, hyperinflation, hunger: Maduro faces reelection as Venezuela deteriorates”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/blackouts-hyperinflation-hunger-maduro-faces-reelection-as-venezuela-deteriorates/2018/05/16/2ec5bb60-56f5-11e8-9889-07bcc1327f4b_story.html?utm_term=.b821114b334f

 

New York Times, Rafael Uzcátegui and Tamara Taraciuk, May 18, 2018

“Venezuela’s Hostages of Hunger” https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/18/opinion/venezuelas-hunger-election.html?searchResultPosition=14

 

Washington Post, Anthony Faiola and Rachelle Krygier, June 8, 2018

“A historic exodus is leaving Venezuela without teachers, doctors and electricians”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/a-historic-exodus-is-leaving-venezuela-without-teachers-doctors-and-electricians/2018/06/03/8c6587a8-62d7-11e8-81ca-bb14593acaa6_story.html?utm_term=.15bb08918fb2

 

New York Times, Nicholas Casey, July 23, 2018

“Venezuela Inflation Could Reach One Million Percent by Year’s End”

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/23/world/americas/venezuela-inflation-crisis.html?module=inline

 

Wall Street Journal, Kejal Vyas and Ryan Rube, August 19, 2018

“Venezuelan Crisis Escalates as President’s Economic Plans Fuel Tensions”

https://www.wsj.com/articles/venezuelan-crisis-escalates-as-presidents-economic-plans-fuel-tensions-1534723307?mod=searchresults&page=13&pos=17

 

Miami Herald, Gustavo Ocando Alex, October 23, 2018

“Blackouts force Venezuelans to live and work — even perform surgery — in darkness”

https://www.miamiherald.com/latest-news/article220464510.html

 

Wall Street Journal, Kejal Vyas, November 7, 2018

“Venezuelans Despair as Companies Flee”

https://www.wsj.com/articles/help-we-need-a-boss-here-workers-anguish-as-firms-leave-venezuela-1541586601?mod=searchresults&page=11&pos=18

 

Wall Street Journal, Juan Forero and David Luhnow, February 7, 2019

“Paradise Lost: Venezuela’s Path from Riches to Ruins”

https://www.wsj.com/articles/paradise-lost-venezuelas-path-from-riches-to-ruin-11549570900?mod=searchresults&page=7&pos=14

 

Washington Post, Mary Beth Sheridan and Mariana Zuñiga, March 10, 2019

“Rotting food and endangered patients: How Venezuelans are faring during continuing nationwide power outages”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/rotting-food-and-endangered-patients-how-venezuelans-are-faring-during-continuing-nationwide-power-outages/2019/03/10/137e14a2-4343-11e9-94ab-d2dda3c0df52_story.html?utm_term=.08a98205e492

 

Wall Street Journal, Ryan Dube, March 10, 2019

“Massive Power Outages Turn Deadly in Venezuela”

https://www.wsj.com/articles/massive-power-outages-turn-deadly-in-venezuela-11552243705?mod=searchresults&page=1&pos=7

 

New York Times, Virginia López Glass, April 1, 2019

“We Went from Being Poor to Living in Misery”

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/01/opinion/venezuelans-are-in-the-heart-of-darkness.html?searchResultPosition=17

 

Washington Post, Karen DeYoung, April 4, 2019

“Venezuela’s health system in ‘utter collapse’ as infectious diseases spread, report says”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/venezuelas-health-system-in-utter-collapse-as-infectious-diseases-spread-report-says/2019/04/03/fd39a152-563e-11e9-8ef3-fbd41a2ce4d5_story.html?utm_term=.a2a9e3a3d35a

 

Washington Post, Arelis R. Hernández and Mariana Zuñiga, April 4, 2019

“‘Why are you crying, mami?’ In Venezuela, the search for water is a daily struggle.”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/why-are-you-crying-mami-in-venezuela-the-search-for-water-is-a-daily-struggle/2019/04/04/39972ce4-5547-11e9-814f-e2f46684196e_story.html?utm_term=.986bb9e20f53

 

Wall Street Journal, Kejal Vyas, April 16, 2018

“A Devastated Venezuelan City’s Residents Dig Deeper to Survive”

https://www.wsj.com/articles/residents-of-a-devastated-venezuelan-city-dig-a-little-deeper-to-survive-11555412400?mod=searchresults&page=1&pos=4

 

Washington Post, Christine Armario, May 14, 2019

“Venezuela exodus raises worries of babies being stateless”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/venezuela-exodus-raises-worries-of-babies-being-stateless/2019/05/14/50065500-75fd-11e9-a7bf-c8a43b84ee31_story.html?utm_term=.1802e4a073e7

 

New York Times, Anatoly Kurmanaev, May 17, 2019

“Venezuela’s Decline is Worst Outside of War in Decades, Economists Say”

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/17/world/americas/venezuela-economy.html?searchResultPosition=1&module=inline

 

Washington Post, Scott Smith and Sheyla Urdaneta, May 19, 2019

“Vast gasoline lines form in oil-rich Venezuela”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/vast-gasoline-lines-form-in-oil-rich-venezuela/2019/05/19/54f4964e-7a62-11e9-b1f3-b233fe5811ef_story.html?utm_term=.bdd21db6b9f1

 

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