The President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro Moros, on behalf of the people and the Venezuelan government strongly condemns the numerous terrorist attacks in the city of Brussels today, and extends its condolences and solidarity to the families of the victims of this terrible and condemnable attack.
The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela rejects terrorism in all its forms, and calls to prevent the causes of this phenomenon that subdue people to fear and violence, massively denying the access to their basic human rights.
The Government of Venezuela calls on the international community to urgently address the causes of this phenomenon, and to prevent extreme and violent terrorist groups to access sources from funding, training and logistical endowment.
The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela reaffirms the principles of the Bolivarian diplomacy of peace in the strict respect for international law for the peaceful coexistence of nations, free of hatred and intolerance.
Ministry of People's Power for Foreign Affairs
Caracas, March 22, 2016