Russia Says It Will Help Venezuela Cuba to Weather US Sanctions

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Russias ministry of foreign affairs and its embassy in Malta did not respond to a request for comment. Malta initially asked Russia for additional information about the ships operations and itinerary said senior Maltese government officials. Reports that Russian military planes are flying from Syria to Venezuela has raised alarms in the international community. Russia has dismissed new American sanctions imposed on Venezuela and Cuba this week vowing to stand by the embattled regime headed by President Nicolas Maduro. Russia who won a presidential election last year that opponents and international observers dismissed as illegitimate. While Iran has dismissed Pompeos allegations of meddling on Tuesday Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif suggested Iran may send Revolutionary Guard troops to Venezuela to help protect Maduro

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