Brazil declared persona non grata chargé d’affaires of Venezuela in Brasilia Gerardo Antonio Delgado Maldonado, said the Brazilian foreign Ministry, reports Deutsche Welle.
The Venezuelan diplomat must leave the territory of Brazil for a certain period, the time frame which will be called later.
This step became the answer to actions of the Constitutional Assembly of Venezuela, previously ostanovitsa to expel the Ambassador of Brazil in Caracas, Rui Pereira. “We are talking about the decision taken on the basis of the reciprocity principle”, – stressed the foreign Ministry of Brazil.
25 Dec similar decision in response to the actions of the authorities of Venezuela adopted in Canada by expelling the Ambassador and attorney of this state.