Today, the president of National Assembly Julio Borges said in Lima that the vote in Venezuela was seized and that Venezuelans are living the worst humanitarian crisis in the world. He also explained that his visit in Perù, to meet the president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski and the representatives of the congress, aims to create a group of countries in the region that could promote a democratic agenda in Venezuela.
The leaders of the United States and five other Western powers are calling for an immediate cease-fire in the Syrian city of Aleppo. President Barack Obama is joining the leaders of Britain, Germany, Italy, France and Canada in a joint statement demanding Syria’s government to address the humanitarian crisis by allowing U.N. aid in to eastern Aleppo. They’re accusing Russia of obstruction at the Security Council. The leaders say Russia and Iran claim to want to work toward a political solution but are unwilling.