Venezuela said its border with Colombia was partially closed, shortly after opposition leader Huang Guaido opposed travel ban
] Vice President Delcy Rodriguez tweeted to say "general, temporary closure" was seriously threatened with sovereignty and security.
The tension is rising over the years about the delivery of humanitarian aid. Two people were killed by Venezuelan security forces on Saturday at the border with Brazil.
Violence was convicted by the United States government, who said in a statement: "Venezuelan soldiers should allow humanitarian assistance to go peacefully in the country." The world is watching. "
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Mr. Guaido, the leader of the National Assembly, who heads the country's opposition, declared himself a provisional leader of the country last month. countries, including the United States. He called the constitutionally illegitimate presidency of President Nicholas Maduro, arguing that Mr Maduro's reelection in 201
What happened on the day?
Mr Maduro has not yet allowed aid that includes food and medicine, go to Venezuela. Mr Guaidó has promised that hundreds of thousands of volunteers will help bring him on Saturday. President Mario Abdo Benitez (right) at the Cucuta Assistance Office
Competitive concerts were held only at a distance of 300 meters (980 feet) from each other on both sides of the Venezuelan-Columbia border. on the night of the day.
He was greeted by the Presidents of Colombia, Chile and Paraguay – three countries that recognized the 35-year-old MP as an interim president.
He argued that he was able to move on with the Venezuelan armed forces. The claim is important because President Nicolas Maduro was able to maintain power largely thanks to his military support.
A few hours after its appearance, the closure of the bridges in the state of Tacira was announced.
This follows a similar announcement made Thursday in connection with the closure of the border with Brazil – where other aid is going to be
A violent clash occurred there on the mornings after the members of the indigenous community collided with troops in Venezuela
Witnesses said that the troops opened fire on people who tried to block the road in order to stop the prevention of the passage of military vehicles.
Human rights activists said soldiers shot two people and wounded 15 others.
Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, said that a meeting was held in New York with Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreas, where he called on the authorities to refrain from using lethal force against the demonstrators. delivery of a dispute?
Economic conditions deteriorated rapidly after President Maduro came to power in 2013.
The UN says about three million people have left the country over the last few years.
Hyperinflation has led to an increase in the cost of fixed assets. many are not able to afford the basics, such as food and medicine.
Mr. Guaidó said that relief supplies are needed to stop the death of Venezuelans. He promised to force his supporters to mobilize on Saturday.
"Deeply uncertain" day ahead
Analysis by Cathy Watson, BBC News South America correspondent
This is the day when the opposition of Venezuela was waiting. A day that will check the loyalty of the country's armed forces to Nicholas Maduro and determine its future. Trucks loaded with assistance are expected to depart from Colombia and Brazil and will try to cross the border. The aid vessel also travels from Puerto Rico.
In Venezuela, people will gather in military barracks to ask soldiers to help them. So far, senior officers have remained loyal to Mr Maduro – but given the fact that they are forced to help the Venezuelan people, they listen to their leader or change their side, support Juan Guadio and open the borders? The next few days are deeply uncertain.
President Maduro denies that there is a crisis, and has fixed plans for assistance with an organized American show.
Performers at their concert concert on the night before the background, which said #TrumpHandsoffVenezuela, reports AFP.
US President headed efforts to recognize Mr. Guaido the president and imposed economic sanctions on pressure on President Maduro's government.
In his speech this week, he called on the Venezuelan military to step over and refuse to support the president.
He repeatedly repeated that "all options are open" regarding the US reaction to the crisis t.