Foreign minister Jorge Arreaza: Venezuela’s assets worth more than $5 bln frozen on foreign accounts

Foreign minister Jorge Arreaza: Venezuela’s assets worth more than $5 bln frozen on foreign accounts
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Venezuela's assets worth more than $5 billion remain blocked on foreign accounts, Venezuelan Minister of Foreign Affairs Jorge Arreaza said at a press conference in Moscow on Monday, ONAreports citing TASS.

"More than 5 billion dollars are frozen on foreign accounts," he said.

Foreign banks froze Venezuela’s accounts and money transfers. Minister of Communication and Information Jorge Rodriguez stated that Washington has stolen more than $30 billion from the country’s accounts in foreign banks recently.

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