A delegation of Norwegian diplomats located in Venezuela on a visit to learn about the situation in the country, said the Norwegian diplomat Dag Halvor Nylander (Dag Halvor Nylander) on his Twitter page.

Dag Halvor Nylander, head of Department for peace and reconciliation, Department for regional Affairs of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Norway, the personal representative of the UN Secretary General, antónio Guterres on the border dispute between Guyana and Venezuela, from April 2017 to March 2018.

"with regard to published information, confirm that Norwegian diplomats visit Caracas with the aim of obtaining the latest information on the situation in the field of health and policy in the country" – he wrote on his Twitter page.

In Venezuela at the beginning of 2019 began mass protests against President Nicolas Maduro shortly after the oath of office. Juan Guido, head of the National Assembly, controlled by the opposition, illegally declared himself interim head of state. A number of Western countries led by the US announced its recognition of Guido. In turn, Maduro called the head of the Parliament a puppet of the US. Russia, China, Turkey and several other countries have supported Maduro as the legitimate President.