venerdì 4 agosto 2017

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(Inés San Martín) In a statement released on Friday, the Vatican called on the Government of Nicolas Maduro to consider the "avoidance or suspension of ongoing initiatives such as the new constitutional assembly," which would give the president the power to re-write the constitution and govern by decree. The Holy See also asked for the security forces to abstain from "excessive and disproportionate use of violence." In a statement released on Friday, the Vatican is asking for Venezuela’s constitutional assembly to be suspended, which President Nicolas Maduro was expected to confirm today, after a fraudulent election on Sunday allegedly gave him popular support to do so. (...)