UPDATE 1-Venezuela pressures foreign partners on oil venture commitments -sources

Foreign partners of Venezuela’s PDVSA are
facing pressure from the state-run oil firm to publicly declare
whether they will continue as minority stakeholders in Orinoco
Belt projects following U.S. sanctions, three people familiar
with the matter said.

JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/companyNews/~3/ILDm7AcNH2U/update-1-venezuela-pressures-foreign-partners-on-oil-venture-commitments-sources-idUSL1N207016