Cuba Condemns Coup Attempt in Venezuela

Havana, February 14 (RHC)-- Cuba has strongly condemned the coup attempt against the constitutional government of Venezuela and the most recent violent incidents that resulted in three deaths and over 70 injured in Caracas.

In a statement posted on the website of the Cuban Foreign Ministry, Cuban authorities also blasted the attacks against public institutions, the burning of vehicles and other violent actions organized by fascist groups, as it was denounced by Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

The Cuban government expresses its full support of the Bolivarian Revolution and calls for international solidarity based on the conviction that the Venezuelan people will defend their irreversible achievements, the legacy of President Hugo Chavez and the government that they elected in a free and sovereign way, headed by Maduro.

The document also reads that Cuba affirms its unconditional support of the tangible efforts by President Maduro and his government to preserve peace and join all sectors in the country to boost social and economic development.

Edited by Juan Leandro


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