The president of the Russian Senate Valentina Matvienko, gave assurances that her country will take any possible measures to avoid a military intervention by the U.S. in Venezuela, after meeting with the vice president of that country, Delcy Rodriguez.
According to RT, the Russian parliamentarian expressed concern about the pretexts that the United States government could use to justify or provoke a military invasion.
#Moscow | The President of the Russian Senate Valentina Matviyenko received the Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Rodriguez at the home of the Council of the Russian Federation #Russia @teleSURtv
He also showed solidarity with the Venezuelan people and reaffirmed the position of respect for sovereignty that Russia has adopted: "Only the people of Venezuela have the right to define their future," he said.
Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Rodríguez is currently on an official visit to Russia, to help reinforce bilateral cooperation amid a context of economic aggression by the United States.