Justice: Washington extradites Venezuelan diplomat

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Alex Saab should be presented this Monday in a Florida court “for his first judicial hearing,” said the US Department of Justice on Saturday. In its press release, the US administration confirms the extradition of the Venezuelan diplomat and businessman at the end of a soap opera that began on June 12, 2020.

Mandated to Iran to recover food and medicine, President Nicolas’ special envoy Maduro, in particular for humanitarian missions, is arrested at the Cape Verde international airport, during a stopover. Alex Saab, Venezuela’s deputy ambassador to the African Union, however, enjoys diplomatic protection. He was nevertheless arrested by the Cape Verdean authorities, with his partner Alvaro Pulido, at the request of the United States, because indicted in July 2019 in Miami for “money laundering”.

“Alex Saab, charged with buying food and medicine to break the Western blockade, kidnapped and tortured in Cape Verde by order of the United States, has just been extradited there in total violation of diplomatic immunity and the Vienna Convention ”, reacted on Twitter Thierry Deronne, who created the Popular and Latin American School of Cinema in Venezuela. The two men face up to twenty years in prison. “We have been informed that Alex Saab had been put on a United States Department of Justice plane and sent to this country,” said Jose Manuel Pinto Monteiro, one of his attorneys in Cape Verde who is judging the illegal extradition because “the procedure was not yet final”.

Time to retaliate

For sixteen months, the battle has become clearly diplomatic. The Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States ruled, on March 15, the detention “illegal”, ordered an “immediate release” and “the termination of the extradition procedure to the States. -United “. A letter was also sent to the Cape Verdean government by the United Nations on July 19. A group of independent experts had expressed its concern about the fate of the ambassador and demanded “the exact nature of the charges retained”. In this regard, the UN expressed its “deep concern at the allegations of arbitrary arrest, detention and extradition proceedings against Ambassador Saab”.

In protest, Caracas decided to suspend “its participation” in the fourth “round which was to resume on October 17 in Mexico,” announced the President of Parliament, Jorge Rodriguez. The power and the representatives of the opposition were to continue the negotiations started in August on the electoral process of the regional ballot of November 21 and the presidential one of 2024 in order to put an end to the sanctions imposed by the Western countries.

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