BREAKING NEWS
This content is not available in your region

U.S. bringing ‘maximum pressure’ on Venezuela - sanctions official

Access to the comments Comments
Text size Aa Aa

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The United States was bringing “maximum pressure” on the Venezuelan government of President Nicolas Maduro, a top U.S. sanctions official said on Friday.

Sigal Mandelker, under-secretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, made her comments in Singapore. She is due to discuss sanctions on Iran over coming days with government officials in Malaysia, Singapore and India.

(Reporting by John Geddie; Editing by Robert Birsel)

euronews provides breaking news articles from reuters as a service to its readers, but does not edit the articles it publishes. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time.