"Either you stand with the forces of freedom, or you're in league with Maduro and his mayhem", United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the United Nations Security Council on Saturday, according to Reuters World.
The United States accepted interim President Juan Guaido's designation of Carlos Alfredo Vecchio as the Charge d'Affaires of the Government of Venezuela to the United States on January 25.
Pompeo's statement says Vecchio met with Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale, who reaffirmed the administration's strong support for Guaido.
Colonel Jose Luis Silva declared himself a supporter of Guaido, saying: "He is the only legitimate president".
The European Union "will take further actions" if new elections are not called in Venezuela in the coming days, EU diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini said.
Maduro said the display showed the world he has the backing of the military, and that Venezuela's armed forces are ready to defend the country.
Guaido quickly welcomed the support from the European powerhouses.
Britain, Germany, France and Spain all said they would recognize Guaido if Maduro failed to call fresh elections within eight days, an ultimatum Russian Federation said was "absurd" and the Venezuelan foreign minister called "childlike".
Rubio has expressed support for Guaidó, who declared himself as Venezuela's interim president last week and has been recognized as such by a number of nations that oppose the Maduro regime.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro oversaw a display of the army's Russian hardware on Sunday, with anti-aircraft flak and tank rounds pounding a hillside to show military force and loyalty in the face of an global ultimatum to call fresh elections.
President Donald Trump's national security adviser is sending a new warning to the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.
French President Emmanuel Macron said in a tweet that "the Venezuelan people must be able to freely decide on their future".
He "asked the Lord to seek and find a just and peaceful solution to overcome the crisis that respects human rights and exclusively seeks the good of all people".
Israel on Sunday joined a growing list of countries led by the United States that back Guaido's claim to the presidency on the basis that Maduro's second-term election victory was fraudulent.
Sanchez insisted that Spain, which has some 200,000 of its nationals living in Venezuela, is "not looking to impose or remove governments in Venezuela, we want democracy and free elections in Venezuela".
It follows similar decisions by the US, Canada, Germany and a number of South American nations, amid calls for President Nicolas Maduro to step down.
During the debate, which was requested by the U.S., Pompeo urged all nations to end Venezuela's "nightmare" and to support Guaido.
Russia's UN Ambassador, Vasily Nebenzya, rejected that view, saying the United States was imposing its own "approaches and recipes" to resolve the problems on the ground in Venezuela. Maduro has since backed down and has agreed to 30 days to finalize the diplomats' roles in Venezuela.
The project also took a swipe at Brady's teammate Julian Edelman, who was suspended four games this year for PED use. In case you're wondering which quarterback Ace likes, that would be Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston.
The phone managed to hit 4,382 points in the single-core, and 9,570 points in the multi-core test on Geekbench . The Samsung Galaxy S10 is one of the most anticipated phones of 2019, expected to be released early next year.
Solskjaer was happy with how his team played overall and with the spirit they displayed in seeing out the win. He marked his 150th club game with a fine goal against Brighton, finding the top corner from an acute angle.
Bush visited the Cardozo High School in the capital to spend time with volunteers, highlighting the holiday as a day of service. Martin Luther King Jr . "Appreciate it", Trump told reporters as he stood before the large statue of King.
For the Knicks this is an interesting lineup change with Luke Kornet injured and the Trade Deadline looming (more on that later). Teams have talked to NY about potential trades for Kanter ahead of the February 7 trade deadline, sources said .
Ranked world No.72 this time past year , the Japanese superstar herself insists she's anything but an overnight success. How pivotal was that moment? "I never thought I'd play in the final of a Grand Slam again", Kvitova said afterwards.
Saints head coach Sean Payton said the missed call was something he and his team would probably never get over. With 1:29 to play in the first half, Gurley rushed 6 yards for a touchdown as the Rams trailed 13-10.
ITV's Britain's Got Talent presenters Anthony McPartlin (left) and Declan Donnelly during the auditions at the London Palladium. The simple snap showed the best friends and colleagues smiling as they sat in the back of their chauffeured vehicle .
India's cricket board lifts bans on Pandya and Rahul
The subject of letting the Hardik and Rahul get on with the game was first broached by the BCCI acting president CK Khanna. The third ODI between New Zealand and India will take place on Monday at Mount Maunganui.
5 dead after shooting spree in Louisiana
From that interview, authorities identified the couple's 21-year-old son, Dakota, as the "prime suspect in this case". Authorities described Theriot as "armed and dangerous". "I would not approach this vehicle", he cautioned the public.
Saints TE Ben Watson Eloquently Calls Out Roger Goodell
If the penalty had been called, the Saints could have run most of the time off the clock to set up a game-winning field goal. For now, however, the Rams are in line to face off against the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LIII .
Venezuela to close embassy, consulates in US
The adoption on Friday by the Czech Parliament's lower house of an global working definition of antisemitism has been welcomed. Bolton, known for his harsh views on the Latin American left, laid some of the groundwork well before Guaido's emergence.
China population growth continued to slow in 2018
However, we differ from consensus on what we expect from 2019, where we believe we will still see growth of 6.4 percent. The speech by Xiang Songzuo, which AsiaNews will publish in the next few hours, has been censored on the internet.