Mon, Mar 17, 2014 - Page 7 News List

Venezuela calls for peace talks with US to end unrest

‘DIALOGUE AMONG EQUALS’:The call came after the US dismissed claims it was behind the riots as absurd and after Venezuela’s foreign minister called John Kerry a murderer


The Popular Will, a prominent opposition party, was set to hold a rival demo in another part of the capital, “to repudiate the brutal onslaught of state security and pro-government [vigilante] groups against demonstrators.”

However the march was called off due to the “threat from violent groups” that support the government, Popular Will spokesman Johan Merchan said.

This story has been viewed 2171 times.

Comments will be moderated. Remarks containing abusive and obscene language, personal attacks of any kind or promotion will be removed and the user banned.

TOP top