Iran’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Es'hagh Al Habib, said the aim of the American coup in Venezuela is to dominate the country's oil resources.
Venezuelan Foreign Minister has said Venezuela's legitimate government is ready to negotiate with the opposition, whether in Caracas, Monte Video or Tehran.
Venezuela's opposition, in close coordination with US, has redoubled its efforts to change the situation in the country.
Venezuelan president has warned that the United States will face another Vietnam war if it unwisely decides to invade his country.
The Italian government has announced it will not recognize Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as the country’s interim president.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro proposed to hold early elections for the parliament (National Assembly).
The Iranian President has given his full backing to the legitimate government of Venezuela, led by Nicolas Maduro, saying the nation will overcome US plots and conspiracies.
European diplomats have confirmed that the EU states are ready to recognize Juan Guaido as Venezuela's president.
The Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said his country would do everything in its power to support the lawful authorities in Venezuela.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has authorized Venezuelan opposition leader and self-declared interim president, Juan Guaido, to take control of some US-held assets belonging to Venezuela’s government.