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Backchannel with ‘Dracula’ helped free Utahn Josh Holt from Venezuelan prison

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Washington • A secret backchannel led by a veteran Republican Senate staffer and a flamboyant Venezuelan official nicknamed “Dracula” broke through hostile relations between the two governments to secure the release of American prisoner Joshua Holt, a Utahn who traveled to the South American country for love and ended up in jail, without a trial, for two years.

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