The Venezuelan opposition announced that it will participate in the elections of governors and mayors on November 21 with unit candidates, putting an end to more than three years without competing at elections because they were guarantees to be free and fair. "Civil society, People on foot, wants representation, wants a presence, do not want us to continue leaving the gap so that the government continues to take everything, "said Henry Ramos Allup, general secretary of democratic action, during a press conference on Tuesday. Allup assured that the opposition will have unit candidates for all the states and municipalities of the country, which will be registered with the card of the Democratic Unit (MUD), since the main opposition parties lost control of their cards by Supreme Orders , which operates under orders from Nicolás Maduro, and was given them to a false opposition. The former president of the Parliament said that, in addition to organizing the electoral participation, the opposition should focus on reaching an agreement in the new negotiations with the mature regime They will be resumed on Friday in Mexico City, to improve electoral guarantees, eliminate political disabilities to opposition leaders, and achieve free legislative and presidential elections. He confided that the European Union will attend as an observer of the November elections. "It has been said that dictatorship does not come out with elections, those who believe that the exit is not electoral and that they pass it to imagining fictions, no one prevents them from leding them to. Cape (...) Participation in the process We hope it is ideal to recover our rights, "added Allup. In the press conference there were representatives of the main opposition parties: democratic action, a new time, first justice and popular will, From the opposition leader Juan Guidó, as well as minority matches. BUAIDÓ, who has not publicly supported participation in the elections of governors and mayors, has insisted that the opposition should use the negotiation of Mexico to achieve a comprehensive agreement that includes legislative and presidential elections. "It is worth applauding the political gesture of Participate again in elections, "said Maduro after the advertisement of the opposition on state television. It is expected that the representatives of the mature regime and the democratic opposition will meet again on Friday in Mexico City, to begin dealing with the points of the "Memorandum of Understanding" that signed on August 13 to start talks. The former vice president of Parliament Freddy Guevara, member of the GUAIDÓ Party who was released from prison two weeks ago, bet of achieving a negotiated solution to the Venezuelan crisis in Mexico. "They are not raised outbursts, you have to look for something that goes far beyond the pretension we had, which was a break process. The current reality obliges us to adjust and adapt the political strategy that is now centered on a goal of Negotiation, "he said at a press conference. Guevara said he is willing to contribute to the negotiation to be successful. "This dynamic and this vicious circle has to stop, we have years thinking that one of the parties, because we feel strong, can crush the other," he added.
Updated Date: 04 September 2021, 12:33