After the expulsion of the German Ambassador by the government of Venezuelan heads of state, Nicolás Maduro, has taken the self-appointed interim President, Juan Guaidó with the diplomats. He received the Daniel Kriener on Thursday in the national Assembly in Caracas. "We have rejected over the threats by the illegal Regime," wrote Guaidó on Twitter.
Kriener had informed him that he for consultations to the Foreign office to Berlin travel. The German Embassy in Caracas remains open and will be conducted during Krieners the absence of the business winner, Daniela Vogl, more wrote Guaidó. In addition, he published several photos of the Meeting.
Due to interference in the internal Affairs of Maduro's socialist government had explained to the German Ambassador, previously to the undesirable Person and expelled from the country. Kriener was expected on Monday, along with other diplomats Guaidó at the airport of Caracas. They wanted to prevent seems to be that the leader of the opposition is arrested on his return. He had, in spite of an ongoing investigation and an order to leave the country lock, leave.
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The European Union has condemned the expulsion of the German Ambassador from Venezuela in focus. The EU "expresses its full solidarity with Germany", said EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini on Thursday. The expulsion of the Ambassador contributed to the escalation of the situation and "is undermining a political solution to the crisis," it said. The EU repeat "their readiness to respond with all appropriate means on the latest developments".
Venezuela had declared to the German Ambassador, Daniel Kriener on Wednesday on allegations of interference in internal Affairs and supporting the Opposition to the unwanted Person. The Venezuelan foreign Ministry called on the Ambassador to leave the country within 48 hours. Kriener welcomed the arrest of endangered Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó on Monday in his return to Caracas, with other diplomats at the airport.
Mogherini had expressed in a first reaction still your hope Venezuela will reconsider the decision, and the withdrawal of the designation requested.
The Federal Foreign office in Berlin tightened its travel and security advice for Venezuela. In Thursday's updated Notes of travel in the South American country in crisis is not recommended. German nationals are being advised to consider exit from Venezuela. The further development of the situation was not foreseeable.More about
Ambassador Kriener Guaidó called the expulsion "a threat against Germany"
In Venezuela rages on for weeks, a power struggle between the left-nationalist President Nicolás Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaidó, who was declared a month ago, the interim President. Guaidó is trying to push Maduro from office and new elections organized. (dpa, AFP)