Moreno compares with Guaidó, as leaders in the task of saving their nations from the socialism of the 21st century
The interim president of Venezuela, Juan Guaidó, has been received by the President of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, at the Naval Base of Salinas, where the Ecuadorian president spends the carnival celebrations.
Moreno has referred to Guaidó as “constitutional president of Venezuela.” “This is how the Ecuadorian people feel, because they have lived close to the tragedy of the Venezuelan people,” Moreno said. “Definitely, that failed state (the Venezuelan) should not go any further. We will be attentive and attentive to the coordinates marked by the Venezuelan people and you, as their leader, as the champion of this crusade of profound transformation that the Venezuelan people need. As we did in due course. And we are already, President Guaidó, on the way out of that abyss into which this so-called socialism of the 21st century had placed us. That reality does not go any further. We have all been historical witnesses of all that is capable of producing the desire to have more power, to prolong itself in government, to prolong authoritarianism, and to stop respecting the minimum human rights of a person, such as freedom. Like freedom of expression. “
Guaidó has thanked his words and has asked him for help for the peaceful transition in Venezuela. “Not only did we come to ask for help that our people need today, humanitarian aid, to address and contain the health emergency … But also seeking democracy, freedom and a period of prosperity and progress for Venezuela,” said Guaidó in a brief appearance before his death. I meet Moreno in private.
The Venezuelan leader stressed that “the struggle to rescue democracy and freedom in the region, in Venezuela, in this case, will also serve to enhance the brotherhood” and described as “historic” the meeting with the Ecuadoran president.
The Venezuelan leader, who has visited several countries in the region in the last week, considered that the official meeting with Moreno “marks a new stage between Venezuela and Ecuador” and argued that it carries out a “struggle for fundamental values, for essential values, the fight against corruption. “
Guaidó affirmed that “Venezuela is seeing the future” and that “the present, unfortunately is very hard, is very committed”, but he highlighted the efforts that he carries out to achieve international support in order to develop his country without “the usurper” “, and with the” accompaniment and cooperation in the region “.
The Venezuelan is accompanied by his wife Fabiana Rosales; the ambassador in Quito, René De Sola; the head of the Unity fraction of the National Assembly, Sergio Vergara; the president of the Foreign Policy Commission of the National Assembly, Francisco Sucre; the Secretary of the Presidency, Roberto Marrero, and the Director of Strategic Communications, Geraldine Alvarez.
Guaidó, who on January 23 swore as president in charge of the country when considering that Nicolás Maduro usurps the position, arrived this Saturday in Ecuador as part of a journey that has taken him in the last week to Colombia, Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina, where he has been received with honors of heads of state. (I)