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Montevideo, June 26th 2019 - 18:27 UTC

Tag: US provocation

  • Saturday, May 11th 2019 - 23:50 UTC

    Venezuela denounces US provocation in national waters when Guaidó announces contacts with the Southern Command

    Guaidó announced the order that he assigned to his diplomatic representative in the US, Carlos Vecchio, to meet “immediately” with the “Southern Command and the admiral”

    The president of the Venezuelan Parliament, Juan Guaidó, asked on Saturday his diplomatic representative in the US, Carlos Vecchio, to meet with the leaders of the Southern Command of that country to coordinate possible military cooperation in the face of the Venezuelan crisis. Meanwhile, the minister of defense of the administration of Nicolás Maduro, Vladimir Padrino López, warned on the same day “a provocation” of a US Coast Guard vessel that sailed 20 kilometers away from La Guaira, the main port of Venezuela.