ROME | Italy: New presidential election needed soon in Venezuela

12Feb - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

ROME (AP) — Italy’s populist government is calling for elections soon in Venezuela but is stopping short of joining its European Union allies in recognizing opposition leader Juan Guaido as interim president.

Foreign Minister Enzo Moavero Milanesi, addressing lawmakers Tuesday, said his government wants “new presidential elections as soon as possible” in Venezuela. Moavero said the 2018 election was “invalidated in their correctness, fairness and legality,” leaving Nicolas Maduro without “democratic legitimacy” as president.

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