Venezuelan President Calls on National Assembly to Pass Marriage Equality Bill
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has asked the National Assembly to discuss same-sex marriage after Pope Francis supported same-sex civil unions
The United States will hold Venezuelan security forces responsible for the safety of President Guaido and the National Assembly. Any violence against them or their families will be met with a significant response. The world is watching.
Spoke today with Venezuelan Interim President Juan Guaido to congratulate him on his historic assumption of the presidency and reinforced strong United States support for Venezuela’s fight to regain its democracy....
President has officially recognized the President of the Venezuelan National Assembly, Juan Guaido, as the Interim President of Venezuela.
Once again, the people of Venezuela have taken to the streets in support of a peaceful democratic transition to Interim President Juan Guaido. It is time for the Venezuelan military high command to stand alongside its people, not with Maduro’s Cuban patrons.
Maduro must listen to the booming voices of the Venezuelan people, accept Interim President Guaido’s offer of amnesty, and stand out of the way of a democratic transition in Venezuela. The world is watching.