(Prensa Latina) The leader of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela Jorge Rodriguez called today the opposition to a political dialogue in order to resolve the country”s problems, after the Electoral Power temporarily suspend the recall referendum.
‘We keep the word of President Nicolas Maduro to use the dialogue as the mechanism to solve the political, economic and social issues of concern to the Venezuelan society’, he said.
The National Electoral Council (CNE) has suspended yesterday the collection of the signature of 20 percent of the voters to activate the presidential recall after five states denounce the fraud of the preceding stage and did not recognize its results.
In this regard, Rodriguez, who heads the Presidential Commission to oversee the recall push, endorsed the decision of the Electoral Power.
‘The fraud was an attack against the people’s right, and a disrespect to their identity,’ he said.