United States tightened sanctions against Venezuela

Washington imposed sanctions against Venezuela husbando and bonds of oil companies in the country.

USA imposed new sanctions against Venezuela and its oil companies. This is stated in statement by the press Secretary of the White house Sarah Sanders.

The sanctions, approved by the President of the United States Donald trump, impose a ban on operations with the new bonds issued by the Venezuelan government and oil companies of the country.

In addition, restrictions are imposed on operation with a number of existing bonds placed with state-owned companies of Venezuela, and also prohibits the payment of dividends on the securities owned by the government.

In the United States, said the seizure of power in Venezuela

Earlier, Washington has frozen the assets of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, accusing him of violating the rights of citizens and illegal voting . In addition, sanctions were imposed against 13 senior government officials of Venezuela. However, the oil sector before that avoided punitive measures.

According to the materials:

Interfax-Ukraine