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Farce and tragedy: how an audacious coup attempt in Venezuela backfired

Farce and tragedy: how an audacious coup attempt in Venezuela backfired

An attempt earlier this month to remove Nicolás Maduro from power ended in farcical failure as a seaborne invading force was captured easily following a series of mishaps. World affairs editor Julian Borger tells the bizarre story. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus

Duration: 29 min

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