Cuba’s dictatorship has zero tolerance for other countries meddling in its affairs. The apartheid Castro regime does not want anyone dictating to them who they can and can’t repress or who they can or can’t enslave. Venezuela is their colony and they will be damned if they allow any other country to meddle in its affairs. If they want to oppress or kill Venezuelans, that is their business and no one else.
Cuba cautions against foreign meddling in Venezuela’s crisis
A senior Cuban official is warning foreign countries against meddling in the internal affairs of Venezuela, where President Nicolas Maduro is facing down mass protests.
Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez says foreigners should avoid any interference that could encourage violent extremism, including a coup.
Rodriguez, whose government has close relations with Maduro, said during an official visit to Lisbon, Portugal, on Wednesday that Venezuelans fear foreign action against their country.
Maduro late Tuesday charged the U.S. State Department with encouraging a military intervention.
Human rights organizations and countries including the United States have accused Venezuelan security forces and pro-government groups of using excessive violence against protesters.
Members of the Organization of American States have also criticized what they view as Venezuela’s turn toward authoritarianism.