President Nicolas Maduro (right) receives the Enabling Act from National Assembly President Diosdado Cabello in Caracas on Tuesday. Photo: Xinhua President Nicolas Maduro (right) receives the Enabling Act from National Assembly President Diosdado Cabello in Caracas on Tuesday. Photo: Xinhua
President Nicolas Maduro (right) receives the Enabling Act from National Assembly President Diosdado Cabello in Caracas on Tuesday. Photo: Xinhua
Venezuela

Venezuela gives president decree powers for ‘economic war’

Nicolas Maduro gains powers to pass laws without congressional approval despite opposition claims he is seeking consolidate power in the run-up to municipal elections

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President Nicolas Maduro (right) receives the Enabling Act from National Assembly President Diosdado Cabello in Caracas on Tuesday. Photo: Xinhua President Nicolas Maduro (right) receives the Enabling Act from National Assembly President Diosdado Cabello in Caracas on Tuesday. Photo: Xinhua
President Nicolas Maduro (right) receives the Enabling Act from National Assembly President Diosdado Cabello in Caracas on Tuesday. Photo: Xinhua
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