The Venezuelan judiciary on Wednesday ordered the freezing of all banking assets of Juan Juan Guadalu, who declared himself the interim president of the country and banned his departure from Venezuela.
"In its decision No. 1 of 29 January, the Supreme Court decided to take the following precautions against Juan Gerardo Guadio Marquez: a ban on leaving the country without permission until the investigation is completed," the president of Venezuela's Supreme Court, Michael Moreno, said in a tweet on Twitter. , The prohibition and mortgage of property, as well as the freezing of bank accounts and any other financial instrument in Venezuela, "according to the agency," Sputnik "Russian.
Venezuela has been in a severe political crisis since last week after President Hugo Guido declared himself president of the country, replacing incumbent President Nicolas Maduro, accusing him of illegitimacy.
France, Germany, Britain and Spain gave 8 days to President Maduro to decide to hold a new presidential election. For his part, President Macaron threatened to recognize Guido as president if Maduro did not respect this deadline.