Billionaire Branson back Venezuela opposition
RT America’s Dan Cohen reports live from Cúcuta, Colombia, where a concert funded by British billionaire Richard Branson is being held to pressure Venezuela to accept US aid shipments the Red Cross has deemed a “political pawn.” Reports say the Venezuelan military has killed two opposition supporters at the border with Brazil. Conservative commentator Ed Martin and attorney Jan Ronis speak with RT America’s Manila Chan about former FBI official Andrew McCabe and the US intervention in Venezuela. “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett is facing charges after he turned himself in for filing a false hate-crime report: more on that in this week’s edition of “Race in America” with Ashlee Banks. A 7.5 magnitude earthquake shook Ecuador, sending tremors for miles and into neighboring Peru. Opposition parties in Israel have announced they will work together ahead of a key election in April, a significant blow to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Soldiers in Belarus this week discovered the remains of about 600 people, all believed to be killed during the Holocaust.