[Venezuelan Military: Support for Maduro] Venezuelan Defense Minister Lopez said on the 23rd that the Venezuelan army is loyal only to Supreme Commander Maduro, does not accept Interim President Guaido, and will frustrate all coup plots. Earlier in the day, Guaido, a member of Venezuelas opposition party and chairman of Parliament, declared himself interim president. Trump then said that Guaido was recognized as the interim president of the commission. In response, Maduro announced that Venezuela and the United States had severed diplomatic relations.
Source: Xinhua International Responsible Editor: Shi Jianlei_NBJ11331