When Hugo Chávez came to power he made a promise: an egalitarian Venezuela. Today more than 75% of the country lives in extreme poverty and more than 95% lives in poverty. This is the only promise the tyrant kept.
"The bill would take assets seized from individuals related to the Chávez and Maduro regimes who are convicted of corruption and place them into a "Venezuela Restoration Fund" to be used by the State Department to build Venezuelan democracy and civil society"
HRW argued that under the command of Nicolás Maduro, police agencies torture and murder civilians in the country.