In 2017 we presented the situation in Venezuela and portrayed the economic and political crisis in the country. The situation in this Latin American state has gone from bad to worse and now the world`s leaders are trying to find a solution, however it appears that Venezuela is yet another platform where USA (and its allies) clash with Russia (and its allies). As the recent meeting of the UN Security Council showed, several leaders in the western hemisphere support the opposition leader – Juan Guaido, and Russia (together with China, Cuba,Turkey and Mexico) still supports president Nicolas Maduro. While politicians decide, ordinary citizens in Venezuela experience hardships which put them in extreme life situations.
Here are the key facts about the ongoing crisis: