Setting of process for maritime delimitation between Guyana, Venezuela satisfactory outcome –foreign minister

The setting of a process to define the maritime boundary between Guyana and Venezuela was a satisfactory outcome of the October 17 talks between the two states following Caracas’ seizure of the research vessel RV Teknik Perdana, Minister of Foreign Affairs Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett has said.

Rodrigues-Birkett and her Venezuelan counterpart Elias Jaua Milano met in Trinidad on October 17 following the Venezuelan Navy’s seizure of the oil exploration vessel R/V Teknik Perdana on October 10. Both sides claimed that the vessel was in their waters. Caracas subsequently charged the captain of the vessel with allegedly violating  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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