President Nicolás Maduro speaks on the new stage of Venezuela's defense of the Essequibo territory as mandated by the December 3 consultative referendum, at an official event in Caracas, December 8, 2023. Photo: Presidential Press.

President Nicolás Maduro speaks on the new stage of Venezuela's defense of the Essequibo territory as mandated by the December 3 consultative referendum, at an official event in Caracas, December 8, 2023. Photo: Presidential Press.