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In addition to the human drama that an armed attack against this Latin American nation would entail for its own people, an armed intervention by the United States, or in conjunction with its Western and local allies, would have enormous repercussions throughout the continent.
It would turn it into a scenario similar to Iraq, Libya, Ukraine or Syria. This may be the result of some kind of large-scale military operation against the government of Nicolás Maduro.