Russia has said its troops will remain in Venezuela “for as long as needed” in a blunt rejection of Donald Trump’s demand they leave immediately.
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“Russia is not changing the balance of power in the region, Russia is not threatening anyone,” she said.
Russia’s comments came after Mr Trump this week told Russia to get out of Venezuela.
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