Venezuela's self-declared interim leader Juan Guaido speaks to supporters in Caracas on January 26. Photo: AP

Self-declared leader of Venezuela Juan Guaido extends olive branch to China, wants ‘productive and mutually beneficial relationship’

  • Beijing and Moscow have remained firm in supporting President Nicolas Maduro, though the EU and US have recognised Guaido as the de facto head of state
  • ‘China’s support will be very important in boosting our country’s economy and future development,’ the National Assembly leader said
Topic |   Venezuelan crisis

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Venezuela's self-declared interim leader Juan Guaido speaks to supporters in Caracas on January 26. Photo: AP
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Juan Guaido, the self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela, with his wife, Fabiana, left, and their daughter, Miranda, at their home in Caracas on Thursday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Juan Guaido, Venezuela’s self-proclaimed president, says police agents came to his home

  • Guadio’s wife and 20-month-old daughter were at home at the time
  • UN human rights expert denounces oil sanctions imposed by US President Donald Trump
Topic |   Venezuela

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Juan Guaido, the self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela, with his wife, Fabiana, left, and their daughter, Miranda, at their home in Caracas on Thursday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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