As tens of thousands of Venezuelans stream into neighbouring countries, President Nicolás Maduro appears set to win elections on 20 May.
In this Q&A, Crisis Group’s Senior Analyst for the Andes Phil Gunson looks ahead to the vote and its aftermath and explains why the crisis is likely to deepen.
- Phil Gunson
What is at stake in the 20 May elections?
The president is both head of state and of government, as well as commander-in-chief of the…