EU nations back Venezuelan opposition leader as anti-Maduro bloc grows

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido walks at the National Assembly before a news conference in Caracas, Venezuela February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

MADRID/CARACAS (Reuters) – Major European nations joined the United States on Monday in recognizing opposition leader Juan Guaido as Venezuela’s legitimate head of state, as a separate regional bloc met in Canada to pressure socialist President Nicolas Maduro. The coordinated move by 11 nations including Britain, Germany, France, Spain and seven more European Union members […]

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