The United States and the Venezuelan opposition party have both denied any links to the botched operation.
Though the Cold War has ended and The Space Race is far gone, "The Final Frontier" is receiving increased attention from governments around the world.
Here's why a strip of water separating Iran and the Arab Peninsula has caused so much conflict in the region.
The South China Sea is a hotbed for contention between various countries. As tensions continue to rise, it is important to analyze what each player hopes to gain from the region.
Though talks between the U.S. and North Korea have died down, South Korea may still be looking to negotiations.