Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has ordered representatives of his government to stop traveling to Barbados as scheduled on Thursday for planned talks with the political opposition. has decided not to send the Venezuelan delegation "to talks on Thursday and Friday with representatives of the opposition leader Juan Guaido", as the Trump government is "constantly … against Venezuela," said Wednesday.
The two sides met in Barbados in July to find a solution to the political stalemate in the country.
The Venezuelans have noted how the chairman of the opposition delegation, Juan Guaido, and promoted these actions that harm national sovereignty, "said the Ministry of Information in a statement.
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Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Rodriguez had described the recent US sanctions as a "global threat" and as an attack on private property.
"Any country investing in the US should be very worried, as this is a dangerous precedent for private property," she said.
Venezuela has been in a political impasse since January when opposition leader Guaido declared himself acting president and quickly received support from more than 50 countries, including the United States.
Guaido relied on the constitution to take on a rival provisional presidency on the grounds that the reelection of Maduro in 2018 was fraudulent. That way, sanctions will be lifted tomorrow. "
Guaido said the sanctions are" penalties for those who steal and benefit from misery. "
The oil-rich, low-cash country has been in deep recession for five years now. Food and drug shortages are common and public services are increasingly failing.
About a quarter of Venezuela's 30 million people are in need of assistance, according to the United Nations, while 3.3 million people have since left the country in early 2016.