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Venezuela: HR/VP chairs International Contact Group meeting

Brussels, 17/09/2020 - 21:22, UNIQUE ID: 200917_16
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Today HR/VP Josep Borrell chaired a Ministerial level meeting of the International Contact Group on Venezuela. The HR/VP briefed the group on his latest contacts with national actors, discussed the latest political developments in Venezuela as well as the humanitarian situation in the country, particularly in the context of a worsening Covid-19 pandemic.

HR/VP Borrell outlined the need for a peaceful, negotiated solution to the crisis in Venezuela that includes credible, free and fair elections.

Ministerial declaration was agreed by the International Contact Group.