LIFE SUPPORT: Venezuela’s Maduro to Receive MILLIONS in UN AID for the First Time

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The United Nations announced this week it will be donating $9.2 million in aid to help ease Venezuela’s escalating financial and humanitarian disaster; the first emergency funding given to Socialist President Nicolas Maduro’s brutal regime.

“The United Nations on Monday announced $9.2 million in health and nutritional aid for crisis-stricken Venezuela,” writes Reuters. “It is the first U.N. emergency funding for the government of President Nicolas Maduro, which blames the country’s economic problems on U.S. financial sanctions.”

International critics argue the aid won’t likely reach those in need, but will end up in the hands of government officials and key Maduro insiders.

According to a former Venezuelan treasurer Maduro has taken in upwards of $1 billion in corruption and bribes since taking power.

Read the full report at Reuters.