Months later, Canada, Venezuela accept each other’s ambassadors

Venezuela had indicated concern about Canadian rep’s activities in Caracas.

Rideau Hall Photo: Vincent Carbonneau
Venezuelan Ambassador Wilmer Barrientos shakes hands with Governor General David Johnston at his presentation of credentials ceremony on June 1.
Kristen Shane
Published: Wednesday, 06/03/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Friday, 06/05/2015 9:29 pm EDT

After a months-long impasse, Canada and Venezuela have finally accepted the credentials of each other’s ambassadors.

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to Embassy

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to Embassy online.

Quick purchase

Purchase this week's edition of Embassy in electronic format (PDF) for $4.00

Sign up for a free trial

For access to the website.

This Week's Issue
policy briefings