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U.S. blacklists Rosneft unit to choke off funds for Maduro government in Venezuela

Reuters Tuesday, 18 February 2020
The United States on Tuesday tightened financial restrictions on Venezuela, blacklisting a subsidiary of Russian state oil major Rosneft that President Donald Trump's administration has said provides a lifeline to President Nicolas Maduro's government.
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