US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who visited Colombia, denounced the “evil influence” of countries like Cuba, Russia and Iran on Venezuela this Saturday and reiterated his support for the self-proclaimed President of Venezuela, Juan Guaidó, and President Iván Duque Colombia, which he said was a “true leader” for Latin America.
Pompeo therefore highlighted the support of the Colombian government “for interim president (of Venezuela) Juan Guaidó and the democratic transition to a sovereign Venezuela without the evil influence of Cuba, Russia and Iran.
In addition, Pompeo has reaffirmed the United States’ commitment to the country, stressing that its current President, Iván Duque, is a “true leader for the Latin America region”. In particular, the head of US diplomacy drew attention to Duque’s security and drug control efforts.
“You are a true leader of the region and represent the dignity of all the peoples of the hemisphere,” said Pompeo of the Casa de Nariño, the official headquarters of the Colombian Presidency, where he met with Duque and other authorities from both countries. .