New Greek Government Recognizes Guaido as Venezuela's Interim President
One of the first initiatives taken on Friday by the new Minister for Foreign Affairs, Nikos Dendias, was to recognize Juan Guaido as Venezuela's interim president. The previous leftist administration of Alexis Tsipras had an ambivalent stance on the issue. Whereas,...
Greece's Ruling SYRIZA Party Urges International Community to Mediate Venezuelan Crisis
Greece's ruling left-wing party of the Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA) issued a statement on Tuesday evening commenting on the dramatic developments in Venezuela. SYRIZA noted in its statement that the only way forward is dialogue and democracy, urging...
Greece Finds Itself the Odd Man Out on Venezuela
The Greek government refused to follow the lead of all major European countries, and most of the Western world, on Monday in declining to recognize opposition leader Juan Guaido as interim president of Venezuela. Germany, France, the UK, Spain and...