In the power struggle between the government and the Opposition in Venezuela has withdrawn from the loyal to the government, the constituent Assembly and the self-proclaimed interim President Juan Guaidó the parliamentary immunity. Thus, the leader of the opposition could be arrested.
The withdrawal of the immunity of the Chairman of the Assembly, Diosdado Cabello, informed on Tuesday in Caracas. Against Guaidó two discovery already running process. The justice accuses Guaidó in addition, in February, in spite of an order to leave the country lock, leave, and have a number of South American countries visited.
Recently, he was also the pursuit of political office for 15 years. The United States had threatened the government with dire consequences, should Guaidó be arrested or come to harm.
the proclamation of free elections
Guaidó supplies for over two months a fierce battle with the controversial socialist head of state Nicolás Maduro . He had at 23. January, the transitional President stated, and Maduro's legitimacy denied. The Chairman of the Opposition-controlled Parliament since the resignation of Maduro, the establishment of a transitional government and the calling of free elections.
Numerous countries, including the United States, have recognized Guaidó already as the rightful interim President. Russia, China and Cuba, however, support continues to Maduro. The powerful Venezuelan military holds him in the past, the Loyalty. Guaidó want to increase the pressure and the head of state with his "Operation freedom" in the coming weeks, now out of the office push. (chk/sda)
Created: 03.04.2019, 02:54 PM