Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a news conference at Miraflores Palace in Caracas on March 12. Photo: ReutersVenezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a news conference at Miraflores Palace in Caracas on March 12. Photo: Reuters
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a news conference at Miraflores Palace in Caracas on March 12. Photo: Reuters

In Venezuela shift, US asks both Nicolas Maduro and Juan Guaido to step aside

  • To break political stalemate, Washington calls for transitional government to take power and set up new elections
  • This could in turn pave way for US to drop all sanctions, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says
Topic |   Venezuela
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a news conference at Miraflores Palace in Caracas on March 12. Photo: ReutersVenezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a news conference at Miraflores Palace in Caracas on March 12. Photo: Reuters
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a news conference at Miraflores Palace in Caracas on March 12. Photo: Reuters
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