Venezuela has declared Spanish Ambassador persona non grata

© Depositphotos / SergPoznanskiyМужчина signs the documents. Archival photoVenezuela has declared Spanish Ambassador persona non grata© Depositphotos / SergPoznanskiy

The Venezuelan government announced the Ambassador of Spain, Jesus Silva Fernandez persona non grata in connection with «the aggression» and «interference in internal Affairs.»

«The government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela informs the national and international community to declare the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain, Jesus Silva Fernandez persona non grata, starting today, in connection with repeated cases of aggression and repetitive acts of interference in the internal Affairs of our country by the Spanish government,» — said in a statement the foreign Ministry of the country.

On Wednesday, foreign Minister Jorge arreaza announced the recall of Venezuela’s Ambassador to Spain because of the «colonial aggression of the government of the Kingdom of Spain».

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