Politics This Morning: Freeland to host talks on Venezuela
By Beatrice Paez Feb. 4, 2019
Duelling protests took place in Venezuela over the weekend that pitted Maduro supporters against those rally behind Juan Guaidó, the country's self-declared interim president.
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is hosting the Lima Group's latest meeting in Ottawa today, with talks expected to focus on the situation in Venezuela. Ms. Freeland and its allies within the 14-nation bloc plan to discuss efforts to pressure Nicolás Maduro, the country's president, to step down. Most, though not all, members support Juan Guaidó, Venezuela's self-proclaimed president. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade