Community shows support for new Venezuelan leader

Community shows support for new Venezuelan leader

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Nearly 100 members of the Venezuelan community gathered in honor of the country’s new leader, Juan Guaido.

Supporters of the interim president chanted while holding the Venezuelan flag outside Sabor Caribe in Midtown.

Daniel Bastardo is pleased that President Donald Trump is supporting the opposition leader.

“We are rejoiced that the United States, among dozens of other countries, recognize Guaido as the current president of Venezuela,” said Bastardo.

Bastardo and other supporters at the rally said they expect Guaido to bring democracy back to the nation.

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