, 10 tweets, 12 min read Read on Twitter
#Venezuela 🇻🇪: #VenezuelaAidLive is about to kick off in #Cúcuta (#Colombia) as thousands of people are gathering at the main stage.

Important figures like OAS Secretary General @Almagro_OEA2015, Colombian President @IvanDuque & billionaire @richardbranson are at the border
#Venezuela 🇻🇪: The #VenezuelaAidLive concert can be watched live here on YouTube
#Venezuela 🇻🇪: the #VenezuelaAidLive concert is taking place just meteres from the 🇻🇪-🇨🇴 border bridge which the #Maduro regime blocked with trucks
#Venezuela 🇻🇪: #VenezuelaAidLive starts with the playing of the Venezuelan National Anthem "Gloria Al Bravo Pueblo"
#Venezuela 🇻🇪: while music is being played on the border with #Colombia 🇨🇴 the #GranSabana region on the border with #Brazil 🇧🇷 is descending into chaos as the indigenous Pemon people are going on the offensive against the regime following the killing of two of its members
#Venezuela 🇻🇪: #Maduro's counter-concert to #VenezuelaAidLive turns out to be a complete failure. State-TV stopped airing it on their channels
#Venezuela 🇻🇪: in 2017 #Maduro stole #Despacito and turned it into a pro-regime song at one of his rallies.

Two years later @LuisFonsi hits back by performing at the #VenezuelaAidLive concert
#Venezuela 🇻🇪: @jguaido makes a suprise appearance at the #VenezuelaAidLive concert despite the #Maduro regime stating he isn't allowed to travel abroad
#Venezuela 🇻🇪: @jguaido meets the presidents of #Colombia 🇨🇴, #Paraguay 🇵🇾 and #Chile 🇨🇱 at the #VenezuelaAidLive concert as he defies the #Maduro regime and crosses the border.

#LatinAmerica has clearly chosen a side
Missing some Tweet in this thread?
You can try to force a refresh.

Like this thread? Get email updates or save it to PDF!

Subscribe to Thomas van Linge
Profile picture

Get real-time email alerts when new unrolls are available from this author!

This content may be removed anytime!

Twitter may remove this content at anytime, convert it as a PDF, save and print for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video

1) Follow Thread Reader App on Twitter so you can easily mention us!

2) Go to a Twitter thread (series of Tweets by the same owner) and mention us with a keyword "unroll" @threadreaderapp unroll

You can practice here first or read more on our help page!

Follow Us on Twitter!

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!

This site is made by just three indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3.00/month or $30.00/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!