The Norway-brokered talks aim “to establish a negotiation on the end of the dictatorship,” the opposition leader said. Backed by Russia and China, socialist President Nicolas Maduro has refused to step down. Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Sunday announced fresh talks with the government of President Nicolas Maduro. Guaido, who declared himself acting president earlier this year, said the Norway-brokered talks aim “to establish a negotiation on the end of the dictatorship,” referring to Maduro’s regime. “The Venezuelan people, our allies and the world’s democracies recognize the need for a truly free and transparent electoral process that will allow us to surpass the crisis and build a productive future,” he said.
Source: Venezuela’s Guaido announces new talks with Maduro gov’t