The General Comptroller of Venezuela initiated an inspection of the property of the head of the opposition Juan Guaido suspected of concealing information about income in the submitted Declaration. This was reported on Monday by the head of Department Elvis Amoroso.
“Citizen Juan Gerardo Antonio Guido Marquez, first, presumably, concealed or falsified information contained in his Declaration of assets, and second, presumably, received money from international and national agencies, without giving any justification”, — quotes the words Amorosi radio Union.
As noted the head of Department, the purpose of the audit was to ascertain the veracity of submitted Guaido Declaration and to rate existing on the moment property.
The political crisis in Venezuela has intensified after the head of the opposition in Venezuela Juan Guaido declared himself the President. He was supported by the United States, several countries in Latin America, the willingness to recognize Guaido said and a number of European countries. Russia, Turkey, Cuba expressed support for Maduro. The Venezuelan army also remains loyal to the incumbent President.
In addition to the political crisis, Venezuela has a difficult economic situation. The country is under American sanctions, as well as in isolation, with almost no contact with many Latin American neighbors. According to the IMF, in 2018, the country’s GDP fell by 18%. In addition, the country has hyperinflation, shortage of food and essential goods.