Russian officials in touch with Venezuelan opposition

    Venezuela's Opposition Leader, Juan Guaido Photo Credit: Al Jazeera

    Russian officials are reportedly in contact with representatives of Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido.

    According to Reuters, RIA news agency reported this today, citing Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

    In the report, the media entity says these contacts are only occasional and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s government is aware of them.