Global News Blog American Airlines further isolates Venezuela

The airline announced it will cut services to Venezuela over unpaid debts. There are signs Venezuela is taking steps to prevent more airlines and foreign companies from doing the same.

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American Airlines’ decision this week to cancel most of its flights to Venezuela could embolden more firms to quit the South American nation until the socialist government repays its billions of dollars in foreign debt.