By Riyaz ul Khaliq
India on Friday called for dialogue among stakeholders in Venezuela amid the ongoing political crisis in the oil-rich South American nation.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar told news website Wire: “...it is for the people of Venezuela to find a political solution to resolve their differences through constructive dialogue and discussion without resorting to violence.”
“We believe democracy, peace
Venezuela has been rocked by protests since Jan. 10 when Nicolas Maduro was sworn in for a second term despite a vote boycott by the opposition.
On Wednesday, Venezuelan National Assembly President Juan
Maduro condemned the move, saying his country would cut relations with the U.S. and giving American diplomats 72 hours to leave the country.
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