The coordinator for the crisis of Venezuelan migrants and refugees in Organization of American States, David Smolansky, said that Venezuelan migrants and refugees do not speak ill of Venezuela but of the dictator Nicolas Maduro, as he is responsible for the crisis the country is going through.
“Migrants and refugees do not speak ill of Venezuela, they speak ill of you Nicolas Maduro, of the criminal state you created through persecution, criminal gangs, hunger and disease,” the diplomat said through his
This Thursday Maduro again denigrated against Venezuelan migrants who have had to leave the country. “Stop talking badly about Venezuela, Venezuela is much more beautiful than where you are washing toilets,” he reiterated on television.
Smolansky said that the work of Venezuelans abroad was done with dignity, unlike what Cilia Flores’ nephews did. “Cleaning toilets is dignified, unlike your nephews who are in prison for drug trafficking.”