11th April 2020 (GNP): On the 31st March, the United States announced a democratic transition framework for Venezuela. The framework aims to propose a pathway to the elections of simultaneous Presidential and National Assembly elections. It also includes holding a fair and free election in Venezuela.
Japan has continuously urged to resolve the issue through democratic ways by involving the people from the country of Venezuela. Japan hence is supporting the stance of the United States in the efforts of restoring democracy in the country. Japan and the United States will closely work with the international community until the end (GNP)