Statement by Lima Group on power outage in Venezuela: March 10, 2019

(Unofficial translation from Spanish) “The governments of Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Paraguay and Peru, members of the Lima Group, stand in solidarity with the millions of Venezuelans affected by the continuing power outage, which has exceeded 50 hours. The lack of electricity has caused the death of 18 people … Continue reading Statement by Lima Group on power outage in Venezuela: March 10, 2019

Lima Group Declaration: January 4, 2019

In light of the beginning, on January 10, 2019, of the illegitimate presidential term of Nicolas Maduro and his regime in Venezuela (2019 to 2025), the governments of Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Panama, Paraguay, Peru and Saint Lucia express the following: We reiterate that the electoral process that took … Continue reading Lima Group Declaration: January 4, 2019

Joint Statement of the Lima Group and the International Contact Group on the Situation in Venezuela: June 3, 2019

The foreign ministers of Canada, Chile and Peru—members of the Lima Group—together with the High Representative of the European Union and the foreign ministers of Portugal and Uruguay—members of the International Contact Group—met today at the United Nations in New York to discuss the situation in Venezuela. The meeting followed both groups’ decision to increase … Continue reading Joint Statement of the Lima Group and the International Contact Group on the Situation in Venezuela: June 3, 2019

Lima Group Declaration on the Death of Venezuelan Captain: June 30, 2019

Informal translation: “The governments of Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Guyana, St. Lucia, members of the Lima Group, condemn the murder of Venezuelan Corvette Captain Rafael Acosta Arévalo and express their sorrow and solidarity with his family. “The captain had been captured by armed individuals on June 21 … Continue reading Lima Group Declaration on the Death of Venezuelan Captain: June 30, 2019

Declaration of the XIV Meeting of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Lima Group: June 6, 2019

The governments of Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Paraguay, Peru and Venezuela—members of the Lima Group—met in Guatemala City in support of Juan Guaidó, interim president of Venezuela, and of the National Assembly to express the following: Strongly condemn the systematic attacks of the illegitimate and dictatorial regime of Nicolás … Continue reading Declaration of the XIV Meeting of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Lima Group: June 6, 2019