February 11, 2019 at. 11:08
Updated on February 11, 2019 23:11
The Alliance Soy Venezuela on Monday supposed the activation of the responsibility to protect (R2P) the international community of Venezuela.
The request is made in the light of the difficulties in introducing humanitarian aid to the country, which serves as a priority for vulnerable people and at risk of death.
"It leads us to categorically request that the responsibility for protecting (R2P) of the international community in Venezuela become effective and immediate, with particular emphasis on Colombia, Brazil and the United States to avoid death, ensure the life and health of these Venezuelans, intervenes with the means necessary for humanitarian protection, "the official announcement said.
In order to implement the mechanism, they called on the National Assembly to continue the activation of Article 187 (11), which states: "Use of Venezuelan military missions abroad or abroad in the country."
Activation of the article will be implemented with the aim of "approving the use of a multinational force if the barriers to the distribution of humanitarian aid persist."
Responsibility for protecting is a global political commitment supported by all UN member states at the 2005 World Summit to prevent genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing, and crimes against humanity.
– I'm Venezuela (@SoyVenezuela) February 11, 2019