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Lusa - Business News - Cab oVerde: Venezuela president reiterates 'illegality' of detention of envoy




Caracas, Sept.24,2021(Lusa) - Venezuela's president, Nicolás Maduro, on Friday reiterated that the man he has described as his "special envoy", Colombian businessman Alex Saab, is being "illegally" detained in Cabo Verde, where he is awaiting extradition to the US following a lengthy court battle.
"They kidnapped him, tortured him and keep him detained illegitimately, illegally, and inhumanely in Cape Verde," Maduro said during a meeting of the government's Social Missions Office, broadcast on state television.
He alleged that the Venezuelan opposition, with international support, has tried to destroy the Local Committees for Supply and Production (CLAP), a state network to distribute food at subsidised prices that was brought in from abroad by Saab.
"They did everything they could to destroy the CLAPs, which is the Venezuelan family's food," Maduro said. "It is something criminal and they have succeeded. The extreme right managed to seriously shoot the CLAP" food boxes, Maduro said. "They have threatened all the companies that were selling us food through the CLAP boxes in the world.
"They threatened them and kidnapped the businessman and special diplomatic envoy of the Bolivarian government, Alex Saab Morán, who was the one who brought the CLAP boxes from the world to Venezuela," the president stressed.
Saab, 49, was detained by Interpol and the Cabo Verde authorities on 12 June 2020, during a technical stopover at Amilcar Cabral International Airport, on the island of Sal, on the basis of an international arrest warrant issued by the US, while on a trip to Iran on behalf of Venezuela as Maduro's "special envoy" and bearing a diplomatic passport.
The detention has put Capbo Verde at the centre of a dispute between the Maduro regime in Venezuela and the US administration, as well as regarding irregularities in the international arrest warrant and the detention process.
Washington is seeking Saab's extradition, accusing him of laundering $350 million (€295 million) through the US financial system to to pay for acts of corruption by the Venezuelan president.
On 14 September Venezuela announced that it had included Saab as a "full member" of the delegation representing the government in negotiations with the Venezuelan opposition taking place in Mexico.
"We inform public opinion of the decision to incorporate Venezuelan diplomat Alex Saab as a full member of the Delegation of the Bolivarian Government," the speaker of Venezuela's National Assembly told state television.
Saab is currently being held in Cabo Verde awaiting extradition to the US, after the Constitutional Court rejected an appeal against a ruling by the Supreme Curt upholding a lower court's decision to allow his extradition.
Jorge Rodríguez, who heads the delegation representing the Venezuelan government in the negotiations in Mexico, explained that Alex Saab was also incorporated "as a delegate with full functions" under partial agreements signed recently by government and opposition delegations in Mexico.
Rodríguez also argued that Saab was detained when "he was carrying out functions to obtain medicines and food for the people of Venezuela, in the midst of the most ferocious blockade that the history of the country has known in the last one hundred and fifty years."

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Agency : LUSA

Date : 2021-09-25 10:30:00







 

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