Mercosur Ejects Venezuela

The symbolic act aims to pressure Caracas and cement Mercosur's advocacy of democracy in Latin America.

Mercosur Ejects Venezuela

Objections from Uruguay had previously prevented Mercosur from taking more strenuous action against Venezuela. But the recent events in that country have eroded the last remaining support that Nicolás Maduro still had in the South American trade union. The foreign ministers of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay decided on Saturday in São Paulo on the “political suspension” of Venezuela […]