Venezuelan leader Nicolás Maduro will reportedly be charged by the U.S. in a drug trafficking scheme that involves much of the Venezuelan government. The U.S. is reportedly set to unveil charges against Maduro and other leaders of his government on Thursday. The charges include narco-terrorism, conspiracy to import cocaine into the U.S., among other charges that are still unclear. The charges come after a federal investigation involving authorities in New York, Washington, D.C., and Miami. Maduro still stands as the president of Venezuela despite the U.S. declaring opposition leader Juan Guaidó the legitimate president a year ago. Guaidó attended President Trump's State of the Union address last month, where Trump declared "Maduro's grip on tyranny will be smashed and broken."

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