19 Sep 2018

Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro slammed for eating ‘Salt Bae’ steak amid food crisis

Washington Correspondent

Venezuela’s President says he may skip the United Nations General Assembly in New York next week, because he’s worried he’ll be assassinated if he travels abroad.

He’s facing a furious backlash at home over the last foreign trip he made, when he stopped in Istanbul to dine on a sumptuous steak dinner with a celebrity chef. He’s been accused of gluttony and indifference, amid crippling food shortages in the country.