United States stands in prompt defiance of Maduro, will defend any acts of violence against Guaido.
- By : Panama Now
- Category : International Relations, US News of note
The vice president of the United States, Mike Pence, warned on Monday that any threat to the security of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó will have a “quick response”, as the politician arrived in his country after visiting several South American nations.
Juan Guaidó arrives in Venezuela by international airport
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“Any threat, violence or intimidation against him will not be tolerated and he will find a quick response,” Pence said on Twitter, when it is feared that Guaidó could be detained for having circumvented a court order prohibiting him from leaving Venezuela.