Will Venezuela Move Its Embassy to Jerusalem?

Self-declared Venezuelan President Juan Guaido (YouTube/Al Jazeera)

Venezuela's self-declared leader, Juan Guaido said he will consider moving his county's embassy to Jerusalem and is working to restore ties with Israel. As Venezuela was falling into the abyss under the socialist policies of President Nicolas Maduro, Guaido took the bold step declaring himself the leader of the formerly prosperous South American country.

"I am very happy to report that the process of stabilizing relations with Israel is at its height," Guaido told Israel Hayom daily in an interview.

Venezuela broke ties with Israel after the 2009 war between Israel and Gaza and fostered ties with the Palestinians and Iran which contributed to an uncomfortable atmosphere in Venezuela for the nation's Jews.

Guaido said a formal announcement on reestablishing ties and opening a new Venezuelan embassy in Israel would come "at the proper time."

The United States, Canada, Israel and several other nations have recognized Guaido's government. He declared himself Venezuela's leader last month in a power struggle with President Nicolas Maduro.

Get Spirit-filled content delivered right to your inbox! Click here to subscribe to our newsletter.

Great Resources to help you excel in 2019! #1 John Eckhardt's "Prayers That..." 6-Book Bundle. Prayer helps you overcome anything life throws at you. Get a FREE Bonus with this bundle. #2 Learn to walk in the fullness of your purpose and destiny by living each day with Holy Spirit. Buy a set of Life in the Spirit, get a second set FREE.

Your Turn

Comment Guidelines
View/Add Comments
Charisma News - Informing believers with news from a Spirit-filled perspective