"We think consistent with our recognition of Juan Guaido as the constitutional interim president of Venezuela that those revenues should go to the legitimate government", Mr Bolton said. The U.S. State Department ordered non-essential diplomats and staff at the embassy in Caracas to leave the country.
United States President Donald Trump said yesterday that he recognised Guaido as the new president, a sentiment that found approval with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
They include Canada and a slew of right-leaning Latin American governments, including Venezuela's neighbours Brazil and Colombia. Russia's deputy foreign minister warned the United States that the Kremlin continues to back Maduro and the principle of non-interference in Venezuela's domestic affairs.
As two declared presidents vie for power in Venezuela, a United Nations human rights official says at least 20 people have died in protest-related violence this week in the Latin American country, sparking her concern that the situation there "may rapidly spiral out of control".
Russian Federation on Thursday accused Washington of stoking street protests and of trying to undermine Maduro, whom it called the country's legitimate president.
"Today, I am officially recognising the president of the Venezuelan National Assembly, Juan Guaido, as the interim President of Venezuela".
EU Council President Donald Tusk lent support to the U.S. decision, saying that "unlike Maduro" Guaido's National Assembly has "a democratic mandate from Venezuelan citizens". He said the U.S.is ready to ship more than $20 million in humanitarian assistance to Venezuela.
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European Union foreign ministers today (28 May) agreed to "swiftly" adopt new sanctions against Venezuelan officials involved in Nicolas Maduro's re-election, which they said "lacked any credibility".
Russia's President Vladimir Putin called Maduro and expressed his support to Venezuela's legitimate government while condemning "external interference" of the USA and its allies over "gross" violation of global law.
Pompeo demanded that the military, whose leadership has confirmed its loyalty to Maduro, protect Guaido, a day after deadly street clashes.
Vice President Mike Pence later told the Fox Business Network that American intervention amounted to "the full weight of our economic and diplomatic pressure until freedom and democracy and fair elections are restored for the people of Venezuela".
Chavez died in 2013 but his handpicked successor, Nicolas Maduro, has continued to preside over an economy in collapse, clinging to power despite an election last May that was widely viewed as illegitimate.
Meanwhile, Russia, China, Iran, Syria, Cuba and Turkey have voiced their backing for Maduro's government.
Elsewhere in the Americas, Argentina, Brazil, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, and Peru all followed suit within two hours of the USA move.
Still, the trades are interesting because they signal Cincinnati is basically all-in for a longshot attempt at contending in 2019. Gray and the Yankees settled on a $7.5 million, one-year contract on January 11 that avoided salary arbitration.
Just over £300,000 was traded on Serena at [1 .01], with a touch over £450,000 traded on her at [1.05] or lower. The Czech has won her last eight championship matches and is undefeated in Slam finals (2-0).
Here we have the troops. "Freedom! Freedom!" they chanted. "The police were shooting and there was tear gas everywhere". The armed forces blamed the mutiny on "obscure interests tied to the far right".
There is a chance a judge could rule that Whelan be released on bond, but his family says the chance of that ruling is unlikely. Before his arrest, Whelan had been given a thumb drive which he believed contained vacation photographs, Zherebenkov said.
Capcom is hoping to make this mode as replayable as possible, though there is no mention of whether multiplayer will be included. The Ghost Survivors will be a free new mode where you can play as multiple characters through a series of randomized events.
"We've mitigated the impact by augmenting staffing, rerouting traffic, and increasing spacing between aircraft as needed". White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the president had been briefed on the situation.
Petra Kvitova watched the Australian Open from a distance two years ago, a month after she was injured in a violent home invasion. Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova and Australia's Ashleigh Barty hug after the match. "But I don't think much has really changed".
She's a great coach". "From the beginning, I think the first mistake [from Djokovic] came after maybe one set, I don't know". You can see the full draw, betting odds and schedule for men's and women's singles here . "She's a champion.
Jardim, sacked by Monaco despite leading the club to the Ligue 1 title in 2016-17, has been linked with a return to the club. We are in a critical situation - unfortunately, that has not changed. "We tightened up the group".
Ben Simmons snubbed as NBA All-Star starter
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The 'Apple of China' has teased a double-folding smartphone
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Resident Evil TV Show in the Works at Netflix
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Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott Secretly Married ?
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Four arrested for plotting to bomb New York Muslim community
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TSA absences rise as shutdown continues
That's more than three times the number of agents that called in during a comparable Sunday a year ago . BWI said the checkpoint closure should have minimal impact on passengers.