Russia MFA recommends US to stop pushing Venezuela towards civil war
Russia is ready to promote dialogue between Venezuela's government and opposition and recommends the United States to stop threatening Venezuela, chocking its economy and pushing it towards civil war, said Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman Maria Zakharova, News.am reported citing RIA Novosti.
"We recommend that the United States stop threatening Venezuela, chocking its economy and pushing it toward civil war, which is in blatant violation of international law. We call on all of the Venezuelan political powers that put their homeland's interests ahead of their own ambitions to engage in dialogue. We are prepared to cooperate on all levels to facilitate this process," Zakharova said in a statement.