CARICOM and UN meeting on crisis in Venezuela

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A Delegation from the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) led by Chairman, Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris of St. Kitts and Nevis is meeting today with United Nations Secretary-General  His Excellency Antonio Guterres to discuss the crisis in Venezuela.

(From Left) Hon Denis Moses, Foreign Minister, Trinidad and Tobago; Hon Mia Mottley, Prime Minister, Barbados; Dr Hon. Keith Rowley, Prime Minister, Trinidad and Tobago; HE Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary-General; Dr Hon Timothy Harris, Prime Minister, St. Kitts and Nevis and Chairman, CARICOM; Hon Peter David, Foreign Minister, Grenada; Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, Secretary-General, CARICOM; Senator Dr. Jerome Walcott, Foreign Minister, Barbados

Prime Minister Harris is accompanied at the meeting by  Dr. Hon Keith Rowley, Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Hon Mia Mottley Prime Minister of Barbados, CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque and the Foreign Ministers and UN Ambassadors of Barbados, Grenada and Trinidad and Tobago.

Leading the CARICOM Delegation – (from left) Prime Minister Hon Mia Mottley, Barbados; Prime Minister Dr Hon. Keith Rowley, Trinidad and Tobago; CARICOM Chairman, Prime Minister Dr Hon Timothy Harris, St Kitts and Nevis, CARICOM Secretary-General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque

The meeting, at UN Headquarters in New York, is a follow-up to the decision of CARICOM Heads of Government at their Special Emergency Meeting on Thursday which discussed the on-going situation in Venezuela. The CARICOM Leaders agreed to request a meeting with the UN Secretary-General which he accepted.

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