U.S. in secret talks with Venezuela’s socialist-party chief over ousting Maduro

Associated Press
U.S. in secret talks with Venezuela’s socialist-party chief over ousting Maduro

The U.S. has opened up secret communications with Venezuela’s socialist party boss as members of President Nicolás Maduro’s inner circle seek guarantees they won’t face retribution if they cede to growing demands to remove him, a senior administration official has told The Associated Press.