The Inter-American Development Bank has called off its general assembly in China amid a dispute over the participation of a Venezuelan representative opposed by Beijing. Photo: AFP

China says it regrets decision by Inter-American Development Bank to cancel meeting in Sichuan

  • No reason given for cancellation but announcement comes after US Vice-President Mike Pence says Beijing refused to grant a visa to the Venezuelan representative designated by opposition leader Juan Guaido
  • IDB was the first international financial organisation to recognise Guaido as the legitimate president of the South American country
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The Inter-American Development Bank has called off its general assembly in China amid a dispute over the participation of a Venezuelan representative opposed by Beijing. Photo: AFP
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