The Resumption of the Dialogue between the Parties in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
(Statement by Foreign Press Secretary ONO Hikariko)
November 28, 2022
- On November 26, 2022 (local time), the dialogue between the Venezuelan parties resumed in Mexico. Japan welcomes the resumption of the dialogue as an important step toward restoring democracy in Venezuela.
- Japan considers it important that peaceful and constructive efforts are to be made toward restoring democracy in Venezuela in order to address the deteriorating economic, social and humanitarian situation in the country. From this perspective, Japan continues to strongly hope that, through this dialogue, democracy in Venezuela will be recovered expeditiously and peacefully including free and fair elections with broad participation of the Venezuelan people.