European nations recognise Guaido as Venezuela's leader

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European nations recognise Guaido as Venezuela's leader

Feb 04, 2019 17:30 IST

As Venezuela's opposition leader stakes claim to power, he now has the backing of major European countries. The UK, France, Germany along with Spain, Sweden and Denmark have recognised Juan Guaido as Venezuela's interim President, after Nicolas Maduro refused to call for fresh elections. Along with European nations, Guaido also enjoys the support of the United States and Canada. Interestingly, China, Russia and Turkey are still backing Maduro.