The US is to withdraw all remaining diplomatic personnel from Venezuela this week, the U.S. State Division introduced late on Thursday.
“Just like the January 24 resolution to withdraw all dependents and scale back embassy workers to a minimal, this resolution displays the deteriorating state of affairs in Venezuela in addition to the conclusion that the presence of U.S. diplomatic workers on the embassy has turn into a constraint on U.S. coverage,” the State Division mentioned.
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It didn’t say on what day the personnel can be withdrawn from the embassy in Caracas.
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