Opposition leader and self-proclaimed «Interim-President» Juan Guaido announced that he instructed his representative in Washington DC, Carlos Vecchio, to meet and establish contacts with the Admiral of the Southern Command of the United States as a starting point for cooperation. Guaido spoke at a rally with his supporters in eastern Caracas on Saturday.
«We received with joy, first, the... Еще communication from President Trump, but also from the different levels. And we have instructed our ambassador Carlos Vecchio to meet immediately with the Southern Command in order to establish direct communication on cooperation matters,» said Guaido.
The opposition leader also revealed having spoken to Colombian President Ivan Duque, during which he reportedly assured Duque that he will collaborate to fight the Colombian guerrilla group Ejercito de Liberacion Nacional (ELN).
«Venezuela is not going to be a sanctuary of terrorism. Yesterday we spoke with [Colombian] President [Ivan] Duque, and we agreed to establish direct relations to address not only the crisis with the ELN, but also how to favor national, binational sovereignty, and prevent terror from being installed in Venezuela,» said Guaido.