Venezuela holds presidential election as country plunges deeper into crisis

Credit: CBS News
Published on May 18, 2018 - Duration: 04:00s

Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro is likely to be re-elected Sunday despite an escalating economic and humanitarian crisis in the country.

CBSN contributor and Signal newsletter writer for GZERO Media, Alex Kliment, explains how dictators like Maduro remain in power despite their people's suffering.

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