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Brazil suspends the export of tear gas to Venezuela

The Brazilian government has banned tear gas exports to Venezuela, amid a wave of demonstrations in favor of and against the government of Nicolás Maduro, confirmed today Official sources.

Sao Paulo, June 19 (EFE) .- The Brazilian government has banned tear gas exports to Venezuela amid a wave of demonstrations in favor of and against the government of Nicolás Maduro, official sources confirmed today.

Considered as a "military material," tear gas needs government approval to be exported, according to Efe sources The Ministry of Defense, for its part, assured Efe that the gas charges, the sale of which was negotiated last April with the approval of the Ministry of Defense, which admitted the suspension of the shipment to Venezuela. The Brazilian company Condor Technologies, based in Rio de Janeiro, "were not shipped."

"The last shipments were produced a long time ago so the material they are Using in Venezuela is not new, "said the source.

Contact by Efe, Condor Tecnologías No Lethals, responsible for the production of tear gas, did not pronounce On the embargo of the cargo.

The Brazilian government responded to a request by Venezuelan opponents to suspend the shipment of tear gas, which they denounce, is used by the Venezuelan Armed Forces Against Demonstrators

For 80 days Venezuela has been shaken by a wave of protests, in favor of and against the government of Nicolás Maduro, who in Some cases have triggered violent events that resulted in 74 deaths and more than one thousand injuries, according to the prosecution.

Brazil has condemned "The escalation of repression in Venezuela," and in a statement issued early in June, the Foreign Ministry asked the Maduro Executive to "respect the Constitution of 1999 and stop Curtail civil and political freedoms. "

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