In a statement issued on behalf of the European Union, the bloc's diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini said the result of May's elections "lacked any credibility" and condemned Maduro for ignoring worldwide calls for new polls.
The United States of America has imposed sanctions against seven individuals and 23 entities believed to be involved in a corruption scheme to exploit Venezuela's currency exchange practices. He vowed to continue the legacy of the late President Hugo Chavez and accused the United States of trying to ignite unrest through its increasing economic sanctions.
Brussels has repeatedly criticised the elections that returned Maduro to office as unfair and the European Union and its 28 member states shunned his inauguration to a new six-year mandate on Thursday. Governments around the world also described it as illegitimate.
"Venezuela is at the center of a world war led by the United States imperialism and its satellite countries", Maduro declared. The move was denounced by Venezuela's ambassador to the OAS, Samuel Moncada, as "a hostile act ... against the will of our nation". Shortly after being sworn in, Paraguay announced the end of diplomatic ties with Venezuela.
It was approved with 19 votes in favour, six against, and eight abstentions, with one member absent. Argentina suspended Venezuelan diplomatic and official passports for banned high-ranking members of Maduro's administration from entering.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the USA would keep up pressure on the Maduro government: "It is time for Venezuelan leaders to make a choice", Pompeo said.
Opposition leaders have portrayed the inauguration as the moment at which Maduro will be internationally branded a dictator, following a widely boycotted 2018 election that many foreign governments described as a farce. Polls show that Maduro's approval rating was 21%, however he won 68% of the vote in the recent election.
"Nicolas Maduro today is making a mockery of democracy" Macri said on Twitter.
With the exception of Mexico, the Lima Group - made up of 14 mostly Latin American countries - has urged Maduro to renounce his second term and deliver power to parliament.
"I swear to construct socialism of the 21st century", Mr Maduro said as he was inaugurated by the loyalist head of the Venezuelan supreme court. Output has plummeted to less than a third of that.
Discontent within the military's ranks has grown as Venezuela's economic collapse has deepened, prompting millions to migrate.
The International Monetary Fund predicts that Venezuela's economy will shrink by five percent next year with inflation - which reached 1.35 million percent in 2018 - hitting a staggering 10 million percent.
An estimated 2.3 million Venezuelans have fled, according to the United Nations. Internal polling demonstrates that the most popular option for political change is a negotiated solution, though this is unlikely given that an organised opposition movement has thus far failed to precipitate change.
After being presented with the presidential sash, an ebullient Maduro turned to salute the crowd with a V-sign.
Wilks is interviewing with the Browns for their defensive coordinator vacancy, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Amos Jones , who coached the Browns special teams last season, was dismissed after the team hired Kitchens.
Of these entries, nearly two-thirds were quick-pick entires, and nearly one-in-four of the winning entries were PowerHIT entries. The jackpot comes after Thursday's draw was delayed by technical issues as a result of the large volume of entrants.
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A second service the plane was due to fly, flight NZ832 from Sydney to Queenstown on Thursday morning, also had to be cancelled. A Sydney teenager has been deported from New Zealand after typing "I have a bomb" into an in-flight app.
Pucovski was the surprise selection. " Will Pucovski is an exciting young player who is making his mark in the Sheffield Shield". Despite his relative inexperience, Pucovski said he was ready to step up. "It is every kid's dream ".
Sevilla have confirmed that they have reached an agreement in principle to sign Barcelona forward Munir El Haddadi . Sevilla had met with Morata's representatives over a potential deal but found the proposed loan move too expensive.
Speculation has been swirling that Maxwell was overlooked because of personal differences with senior Cricket Australia officials. I've got zero knowledge of that. careless whispers, eh? "He has shown he is brilliant around the group in white-ball cricket".
Steve Buscemi's wife Jo Andres dies at 65
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