U.S. withdraw some diplomats from Venezuela
The U.S. Department of state issued a decree about the withdrawal of Venezuela from American diplomats, whose activities are “not urgent”. The reasons for the opinion not specified.
The state Department added that the US government “has limited capacity to provide emergency assistance to U.S. citizens in Venezuela.” “U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Venezuela should consider leaving the country”, — said the Agency.
The crisis in Venezuela turned into a coup attempt. The country remains a situation of dual power: on January 23 the head of the National Assembly Juan Guido declared himself acting President of the country. His power was acknowledged by the USA, Canada, Brazil, Paraguay, Peru, Colombia, Guatemala, Argentina, Georgia.
Venezuelan army remains loyal to the current government headed by Nicolas Maduro. He said that the coup attempt in the country are the United States and broke off diplomatic relations with them. Mr Maduro also ordered to close its Embassy and consulates of Venezuela in the United States.