MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Wednesday that he was not a 'dictator,' but a 'modest man'.
"I don't care that people call me a dictator. Those who say I'm a dictator can go to hell. I know who I am — a modest man, brought up on the basis of trade unionism and the values of Simon Bolivar. I could have never been a dictator," Maduro said, as quoted by the daily Exelsior.
Representatives from the US authorities, as well as Colombian president and the head of the Organisation of American States have called Maduro a 'dictator,' as the majority of North and South American countries have not recognised the results of the presidential election held in Venezuela in May.
The Washington Post reported on Tuesday that US President Donald Trump was expected to add Venezuela to the US list of state sponsors of terrorism.
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