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In Venezuela, the pandemic helps Maduro dig in deeper
The regime of Nicolas Maduro is more entrenched than ever in Venezuela. While the opposition remains fragmented, the government has used the pandemic to strengthen its grip on power. Now, the strongman president is ready to use vaccines as a political cudgel, ensuring he remains the country’s leader for years to come – and the Venezuelan people will continue to suffer.