The opposition accused Maduro of attempting to take 20 tons of gold to Russia
Member of Parliament of Venezuela announced the arrival in Caracas of a valuable cargo Russian plane.
The Venezuelan national Assembly, headed by Juan Guido that January 23, proclaimed himself interim President of the country, has accused the national Central Bank in trying to take out almost 20 tons of gold to Russia. “We have received information from employees of the Central Bank of Venezuela of the arrival of the plane from Moscow, which is planned to export not less than 20 tons of gold”, — said during the meeting of the opposition to President Nicolas Maduro of Parliament Deputy josé Guerra.
He demanded from the Central Bank the details of what is happening, stressing that the gold does not belong to the head of the Central Bank of Venezuela Calixto Orgage, and the Venezuelan people, reads the message posted on Twitter the National Assembly.
Later Herr in microblog on Twitter said that the Central Bank of Venezuela authorized to make any transactions in gold country, including to sell, pledge, or exchange. “But the country has a right to know about what type of transaction in question to assess whether it is necessary to the country,” he wrote.
January 23, the leader of the opposition Parliament of Venezuela’s 35-year-old Juan Guido proclaimed himself interim President of the country. The head of state, he was recognized as USA, Canada, Brazil, Paraguay, Peru, Colombia, Guatemala, Argentina, Ukraine and Georgia. Don’t do it Russia, China, Cuba, Uruguay, Mexico and a number of other countries.
The current President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro called the events a coup attempt.
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