Finally the first cargo of humanitarian aid has arrived in Venezuela but how is still a question. Opposition leader Juan Guaido confirmed Monday about it without giving much detail and President Nicolas Maduro probably is shocked as he strongly opposed any such move by United States.
Guaido is recognized as legitimate leader of Venezuela by US and several other nations including neighboring Latin America countries. He shared a photo of himself surrounded by stacks of white pots of vitamin and nutritional supplements on social media.
In a televised remarks he said, “Today we delivered the first donation, or the first cargo of humanitarian aid, albeit on a small scale, because you know they have blocked the border for the time being.”
Meanwhile, Maduro calls it a strategy to undermine him and thereafter overthrow him.
US officials confirmed step has been taken to send humanitarian aid to Venezuela and the first collection point was established in Colombian border town of Cucuta.
Venezuelan opposition leader will be announcing the day when aids will be collected from Colombia, from the islands, and from Brazil.
Earlier Guaido appealed the military to allow humanitarian aid get delivered in the country and those can be collected from points in Brazil and a Caribbean island.
Lester Toledo, coordinator of international humanitarian aid for the opposition, said the Venezuelan opposition leader will be announcing the day when aids will be collected from Colombia, from the islands, and from Brazil.
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