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The gathering of Western Hemisphere leaders kicked off today in Peru without the presence of at least five presidents besides Trump, and the list of cancelled RSVPs could grow.
Schemidt's photo was taken during violent clashes with riot police and protesters demonstrating against President Nicolas Maduro's regime in Caracas last year.
Tension between the two countries began escalating in recent days when Panama put President Nicolas Maduro on a list of Venezuelan officials as being at "high risk" for laundering money.
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro announced Thursday he would re-value the crisis-wracked country's bolivar currency, cutting three zeroes from current values to combat hyperinflation.
China is likely to extend an agreement providing crisis-stricken Venezuela with favourable loans repayment terms but will not lend fresh funds to President Nicolas Maduro's government.
The National Electoral Council announced the postponement in a statement but did not give a precise date for the election, in which President Nicolas Maduro will seek a second six-year term.
Venezuela's opposition said doing so would lend "an appearance of legitimacy" to fraudulent polls designed to hand a second six-year term to unpopular President Nicolas Maduro.
Maduro has already brought forward the presidential poll by several months despite opposition claims that conditions do not exist to guarantee a free and fair vote.
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro took to the US president's favorite medium, Twitter, on Monday to ask him to start a dialogue between the two countries.
The Venezuelan armed forces are "committed to the constitution" and will defend the presidential elections set for April 22, said Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza.
Venezuela's ruling Socialist Party on Friday confirmed that President Nicolas Maduro is its official candidate in a snap election due before the end of April.
The political and economic turmoil in Venezuela will top the agenda as Tillerson rallies support for Washington's tough stance against President Nicolas Maduro's regime.
The pro-government national constituent assembly this week called for an election to be held by the end of April but set no date.
Spain and Venezuela have had tense diplomatic ties since the late Socialist leader Hugo Chavez came to power in 1999. He was succeeded on his death in 2013 by Maduro.
The EU on Friday condemned Venezuela's expulsion of the Spanish ambassador, expressing solidarity with Madrid.