The archbishop emeritus of Caracas, Jorge Urosa Savino, accused Nicolás Maduro’s regime of the crisis that the country is going through, at the same time, that he urged them to be sensible and to let other leaders have the opportunity to govern the nation.”
Regarding the economic crisis, he said that the economy is in a situation of total collapse, inflation is huge. When walking through the streets you can observe stunted citizens. The vast majority of the population does not have the financial resources to acquire even a third of the basic food basket. Some only manage to make one meal a day.”
“The economic and social situation is so bad that it causes depression in many people, to the point that the figures of death by suicide in the country have increased. An 11-year-old girl committed suicide due to depression, probably because of this situation of poverty, of terrible misery”, he said.