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Venezuela Opposition Starts Talks for Funds With Spain Meeting

  • Opposition delegates met Spain’s Albares Sunday in Madrid
  • Delegates to also visit Berlin, Brussels, Lisbon and Paris
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Venezuelan opposition representatives met with Spanish Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Albares at the start of a tour through Europe, as they seek to unlock frozen funds to finance a humanitarian deal with the government. 

“We’ve exchanged views on Venezuela’s dialog process,” Albares said in a tweet, following Sunday morning’s meeting in Madrid. “Spain supports these talks.”