Almost a quarter of the Venezuelans in need of help according to the UN urgently. President Maduro had refused for too long to let relief supplies into the country. Now, he has agreed to cooperate with the Red cross.
Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro has agreed to provide international aid. The Maduro said after a Meeting with the President of the International Committee of the Red cross (ICRC), Peter Maurer. He was ready "to establish a cooperation mechanism for international assistance and support".
In cooperation with the Red cross had to be the legal system of Venezuela is respected, - said Maduro on Twitter. The ICRC Delegation has been held since Saturday in Venezuela. The ICRC revealed in a statement "concerned about the serious impact that the current Situation in Venezuela, especially those who have no access to basic services".
Maduro had previously denied a long time the acceptance of international aid and the Venezuelan border.