MONTEVIDEO (Sputnik) — Venezuela is currently facing "a very difficult situation," and the only way out is a referendum on the president's recall, Uruguay's Minister of Foreign Affairs Rodolfo Nin Novoa said Thursday.
Earlier this month, Venezuela’s opposition submitted to the country’s authorities a petition with the signatures of 1.85 million nationals, almost 10 times more than required, in a bid to hold a referendum to remove President Nicolas Maduro from office.
"It seems to me that Venezuela has the way out of this in its own Constitution. I think the only way they have to get out of this situation is a recall referendum," Nin Novoa was quoted by El Obervador as saying.
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