The recipe for US intervention: how the US provoked chaos in Venezuela
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation called for preventing external influence on the situation in Venezuela. Meanwhile, earlier Washington sent an official request to hold a meeting of the UN Security Council on the situation in this Latin American country. On January 24, Nicolas Maduro announced the closure of the Venezuelan embassy and all the country's consulates in the United States. In the republic, mass protests against Maduro and demonstrations in his support continue. On January 23, the speaker of the National Assembly and the head of the opposition, Juan Guaido, declared himself the interim leader of the state, supported by the United States, Canada, Argentina, Brazil and other countries. About how Washington step by step sought to exacerbate the political situation in Venezuela, - correspondent RT Murad Gazdiev.