This article was published by the McAlvany Intelligence Advisor on Wednesday, October 18, 2017:
Venezuela’s Marxist dictator Nicolas Maduro celebrated the phony, fraudulent election on Sunday as if it were real and meant something:
We have won 75 percent of the country’s governorships … Chavismo [the socialist policies that have driven once-prosperous Venezuela into the ground] is alive [and] triumphant.
He rejoiced in the election’s supposed slap against foreign devils, including the United States: “This victory is a moral and political feat of the Venezuelan people who have learned to resist the onslaughts of the oligarchy’s war and who have said ‘no to sanctions,’ ‘no to interventionism.’’’
He didn’t tell his supporters that his victory is likely to be very short-lived.
That his election was clearly manipulated was spelled out by U.S. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert: