The British Ambassador to Venezuela, Andrew Soper, presented his Letter of Credentials to President Nicolás Maduro during a ceremony at the Miraflores Presidential Palace in Caracas.
Following the ceremony, the Ambassador said:
I am pleased to have presented my Letter of Credentials to President Maduro. The UK and Venezuela have a long history of friendship and co-operation. I hope that the UK can continue to make a positive contribution to Venezuela’s prosperity in the future. I look forward to strengthening our longstanding relations with the people of Venezuela in areas such as sustainable development and education, including through our Chevening Scholarship Programme.