https://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation ... 61902.html
The executive order signed Monday freezes all assets of President Nicolás Maduro’s government and bars transactions with it without specific exemptions, the first such action against a Western government in decades. The only other countries subject to such sanctions are North Korea, Iran, Syria and Cuba, according to The Wall Street Journal.
https://thehill.com/policy/internationa ... to-embargo
Trump says U.S. blockade or quarantine of Venezuela under consideration
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-vene ... SKCN1UR5QF
Bab·bitt | \ˈba-bət
A narrow-minded, self-satisfied conformist with an unthinking deference to official orthodoxy and institutional authority.