06 August 201923.00 "Economic terrorism". So Caracas responds to the US that freezes the assets of the Venezuelan government on American territory to increase the pressure on Maduro's regime, in the hope of dropping the president to the advantage of Juan Guaidò, recognized as interim head of state from 50 countries. Venezuela accuses "Washington and its allies" of engaging, with this offensive, in the "failure of political dialogue": the reference is to the ongoing talks with Oslo mediation. Trump's sanctions "strangle people".