U.S. Chargé d’Affaires presses Holt case in first meeting with Venezuelan Foreign Minister

US Embassy – Venezuela

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U.S. Chargé d’Affaires presses Holt case in first meeting with Venezuelan Foreign Minister

December 28, 2017
The Honorable Todd Robinson, Chargé d’Affaires, e.p., met with Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza on December 28, 2017. During their frank 20 minute meeting, Chargé Robinson called on the Venezuelan government to release Mr. Joshua Holt on humanitarian grounds.  In addition, Chargé Robinson reiterated U.S. support for the Venezuelan people to resolve the economic, political, and humanitarian crises facing their country.