Venezuela (21 March 2019)


France utterly condemns the arrest, during the night of March 20 to 21, of lawyer Roberto Marrero, Chief of Staff of interim President Juan Guaido, by Venezuela’s intelligence police, known as Sebin, and the violation of opposition lawmaker Sergio Vergara’s parliamentary immunity.

It calls for the immediate release of Roberto Marrero and for an end to the crackdown against opposition to Nicolas Maduro’s regime.