Thousands of red-clad people swarmed central Caracas, Thursday, as Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro led the closing campaign ceremony for the upcoming national constituent assembly election, Thursday.

SOT, Nicolas Maduro, Venezuelan President (Spanish): “Emperor Donald Trump. His Majesty Emperor Donald Trump has given the order that we suspend the Constituent [Assembly.]”

SOT, Nicolas Maduro, Venezuelan President (Spanish): “What we do? Whom do we obey? Who rules Venezuela? I’ll tell Emperor Donald Trump: the people of Venezuela command Venezuela. And on Sunday, July 30, the Constituent Assembly will [rule.]”

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