Venezuelan State Leader who wants to coordinate the opening again ‘forever’ with Colombia Nicolas Maduro, “It is certainly possible to open the ends with controls, I am talking about unilateral opening the Colombian border, I tell them. Unilateral opening will not do anything.” used the words.
In the statement made by the Colombian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, it was reported that on June 1, within the scope of the revival of economic activities, Venezuela and the possibility of reopening the borders with special measures were discussed.
The two countries lost interest in January 2019
Relations between the two countries were interrupted after the government of Colombian State Leader Ivan Duque recognized the National Assembly Leader Juan Guaido, who declared himself ‘interim president’ in Venezuela on 23 January 2019, as the ‘legitimate president’.
Venezuela, in its statement on February 23, 2019, decided to close the end with Colombia permanently, citing significant and illegal threats.
Maduro told the press on February 24, 2019 that they cut diplomatic relations with Colombia and also gave the Colombian Ambassador 24 hours to leave Venezuela.