Ted Galen Carpenter
Iraq didn't end well and neither will an attempt to remove Maduro by force.
Extreme hawks in the United States apparently have not had their fill of wasting American lives and tax dollars in futile military adventures throughout the Middle East and Central Asia. Increasingly, they are making noises about launching a regime-change war much closer to home—in Venezuela. The latest proponent of that option is neoconservative Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL). Rubio...