And if the men succeed in gaining the money, it could allow victims of the rebels to move ahead of Venezuela’s creditors and opponents of President Nicolás Maduro who are seeking to recover assets allegedly stolen through corruption, according to Russ Dallen, the head of Caracas Capital Markets, which closely monitors litigation involving Venezuela. He noted the decision in a report issued Thursday.


https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2020/07/03/us/ap-lt-colombia-american-captives.html