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Maduro: Massive Venezuelan Blackout ‘Directed by Imperialist United States’

Venezuela literally shut down on Friday as a massive nationwide blackout rolled into a second day, causing schools and business operations to close. Socialist dictator Nicolas Maduro blamed the blackout on sabotage “directed by the imperialist United States” and carried out by agents of the Venezuelan opposition.

Blackout darkens much of Venezuela in latest taste of economic woes