Maduro rejects ‘partisan and ideological’ nature of statement by EU-backed group

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is rejecting a statement by an EU backed group, calling for a peaceful solution to his country’s conflict. In a televised address Friday, Maduro said he did not agree to the content of the statement, and its “partisan and ideological nature.” On Thursday, the International Contact Group on Venezuela, said it would be sending a mission to the country to help provide humanitarian aid.