Why is #WeAreMaduro top-trending in Turkey?
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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is getting support online with the #WeAreMaduro hashtag as a stand-off with opposition leader and self-proclaimed president Juan Guaido continues. A Tweet map indicates most messages backing Maduro are in Turkish. That reflects close economic and political ties. The Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan is standing alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin in support of the Bolivarian revolutionary leader.