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Venezuela's opposition-led assembly backs Guaido over Maduro choice

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Venezuela's opposition-led assembly backs Guaido over Maduro choice

Yahoo News - Top Stories par Anonymous on 29/05/2020 am31 01:06:00

Venezuela's opposition-led assembly backs Guaido over Maduro choiceVenezuela's National Assembly on Thursday ratified opposition leader Juan Guaido as legislative speaker, defying a Supreme Court ruling approving a rival opposition figure more favorable to President Nicolas Maduro. The endorsement for Guaido continued a months-long stand-off with opposition rival Luis Parra, who Guaido has dismissed as "an accomplice to dictatorship". "I will continue to exercise my functions," Guaido told reporters in Caracas after a session held by video-conference rejected the "illegal" Supreme Court's decision.


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