The response of the Venezuelan diplomat comes after John Bolton branded as «democratically elected government» the coup movement led by the self-proclaimed Juan Guaidó under the leadership of US President Donald Trump. Since the beginning of the year the US government has intensified its policy of aggression against the Venezuelan people and government, through media war, invasion of its diplomatic headquarters, violation of human rights, cutting of public services and retention of assets for the purchase of food and medicines. All these illegal actions are aimed at forcing the departure of the constitutional president of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro Moros, who was elected by popular vote in the elections of May 20, 2018, obtaining 68% of the votes, tomorrow is one year of his re-election.
El asesor @AmbJohnBolton ya le inventó hasta un origen electoral a sus títeres. Se puede tratar de engañar a la opinión pública, pero no se le puede MENTIR de manera tan descarada. Por cierto, mañana 20 de mayo, se cumple un año de la elección democrática de @NicolasMaduro https://t.co/M27sUJtJhj— Jorge Arreaza M (@jaarreaza) May 19, 2019
This Sunday, the Foreign Minister of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Jorge Arreaza, assured that the White House security adviser, John Bolton, already invented an electoral origin to his envoys of the Venezuelan radical opposition. Through his Twitter account @jarreaza, the Minister of Foreign Relations emphasized: «You can try to deceive public opinion, but you can not lie to them so blatantly. By the way, tomorrow, May 20, makes one year of the democratic election of Nicolás Maduro».