The US President Donald trump said that if he would meet with Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro, only to discuss its “peaceful departure from power”.

“In contrast to the radical left, I will always oppose socialism and be on the side of the Venezuelan people. My administration has always stood on the side of freedom and against the tyrannical regime of Maduro! I would meet with Maduro, just to discuss one thing: his peaceful departure from power!” — wrote the American President on Twitter.

Earlier trump in an interview with Axios, he admitted that it could consider the possibility of a meeting with Nicolas Maduro.

In March, U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo stated that American authorities have appointed an award in $15 million for information leading to “arrest and/or conviction” of the Venezuelan President.