From the January 10 ”usurperar he the presidency”, thus retaining the violence, " says president Juan Guaidó on Maduro in connection with the opening of parliament for the year. The date, on Thursday, Maduro swearing sworn in for a new term of office after the election last year that a large part of the world ruled out.
Guiadó appeal for military assistance to ”restore democracy”. Parliamentarians after his speech got to make sure that he didn't mean a military coup.
on Saturday, attended by diplomats from the united states and many other countries. In connection with the declared of Washington that the parliament is ”the only legitimate and last remaining democratically elected institution in Venezuela.
last Friday announced The twelve countries in North and south America, included in the so-called Limagruppen, that they will not recognize Maduro as president in the future.
have sunk deeper and deeper down into an economic and political crisis, triggered by, among other things, wobbly oil prices, has the Maduro government has become increasingly harshly repressed. By creating a competing ”constituent assembly”, he has deprived parliament of its power.
But the opposition has found it difficult to create a united front. Several million venezuelans have not seen any other way out than to flee the country.