Caracas. South American President Nicolas Maduro said yesterday that the Venezuelan government is ready to move forward in the process of normalizing political and diplomatic relations with the United States.
Maduro said in an interview with journalist Ignacio Ramonet, “We are ready for dialogue and relations of respect at the highest level, and hope that a beacon of light will reach the United States, which will turn the page and stop extremist policy.” Will put it aside.”
The president said that by supporting non-existent institutions, referring to the opposition assembly and Juan Guaidó, whose “interim” was terminated last Friday and officially ends next Thursday, in a meaningless policy on Venezuela is trapped.
He confirmed that Washington continues without releasing the 3 thousand 150 million dollars agreed with the Unitary Platform of the Opposition at the negotiating tables held in Mexico.
“The last agreement we signed is a well-worked social agreement, in detail, to recover 3.15 billion dollars frozen in banks abroad (…), that agreement was signed Well, it was difficult for the United States government to take the necessary steps to release those resources, I trust the power of the word given and signed,” he explained.
On November 26, 2022, the Maduro administration and a sector of the Venezuelan opposition decided to resume negotiations and thus signed a second partial social agreement for the protection of citizens of this country, aimed at the distribution of Venezuelan resources abroad. to be recovered. Public services and attention to areas of first need.
Meanwhile, Maduro highlighted the improvement of relations between his country and the European Union, as well as the regularization of relations with Colombia.