Crisis in Venezuela: a democratic solution must be found 

Venezuela’s government and opposition must find a solution to the worsening crisis in the country, MEPs are set to urge in a resolution on Thursday.

In a debate on the deteriorating political, social and economic situation in Venezuela, with EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini on Tuesday evening, MEPs are likely to comment on recent developments:

In the light of these developments, MEPs are set to call for democratic, shared solutions, which could bring political stability to the country.

Representatives of the democratic opposition of Venezuela received the European Parliament´s Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought in December 2017.


Debate: Tuesday, 6 February

Vote: Thursday, 8 February

Procedure: Statement by the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy