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Jonathan Velasco Ramírez is a Venezuelan diplomat who serves as Venezuela's ambassador to Iraq. During the 2019 Venezuelan presidential crisis, on February 2, Velasco recognized Juan Guaidó as interim president of Venezuela, stating that the National Assembly was the only power "attached to ethics, legitimacy and legality" and responsible for filling the void of power created by the violation of the constitution."[1][2][3]


  1. ^ "Embajador de Venezuela en Irak reconoció a Guaidó como presidente interino". El Nacional. 2 February 2019. Retrieved 3 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Embajador de Venezuela en Irak se aparta de Maduro y reconoce a Guaidó". El Comercio. 2 February 2018. Retrieved 3 February 2018.
  3. ^ "Embajador de Venezuela en Irak reconoce a Guaidó como Presidente". La Tercera. 3 February 2019.