Vice-President Mercedes Araoz has affirmed Peru supports a democratic and peaceful transition in Venezuela after
In this sense, the high-ranking official indicated the Inca country's Government supports Guaido
, who on Wednesday swore-in as provisional president during a protest against Nicolas Maduro's new term, which is considered illegitimate
In Lima, the Peruvian Government recognized Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as Interim President of the Bolivarian nation.
Likewise, other countries have shown support for the interim president, such as Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, and Paraguay.