Alejandro Sanz, Luis Fonsi, Juanes & More Latin Artists Share Their Support for the People of Venezuela


On Wednesday, the opposition chief of Venezuela’s congress declared himself interim president in a problem to President Nicolas Maduro. This month, Maduro was inaugurated for a brand new six-year time period after an election that many say was illegitimate as a result of his predominant opponents had been barred from operating. The nation has been affected by a extreme financial disaster with widespread shortages of primary items.

In the midst of the disaster, many Latino artists have taken to social media to supply their unconditional assist to the individuals of Venezuela.

"Today I’m somewhat Venezuelan," mentioned Luis Fonsi, who hails from Puerto Rico. "Today and at all times, I be a part of a rustic that I really like a lot. To a rustic that has suffered rather a lot and its individuals should stay in peace and tranquility."

Alejandro Sanz added: "Today's dedication as residents of the world is to exit on the streets for the liberty and way forward for our Venezuelan brothers."

Ricardo Montaner, Mau and Ricky and Juanes, amongst others, additionally shared their assist. See all their tweets beneath:

–Additional reporting by The Associated Press