to give a British judge on Thursday July 2 Venezuela Nicolás Maduro denied access to $1 billion in gold, is held in a Bank of England (BoE) time based on the fact that the United Kingdom of the socialist leader as president of the Latin American country He does not recognize. Banco Central de Venezuela (BCV), whose board is appointed by Maduro, has taken legal action to liberate the gold from the BoE, which he said sell him for help he wanted to tackle the country corona crisis. The BoE is the second largest holder of gold in the world, with about 400,000 gold bars, according to the New York Federal Reserve. But the British judge Nigel Teare ruled that the bank had no right to make the request because the British patent Government has “clearly identified” his rival Juan Guaidó as president. Thursday ‘, said Judge Teare “Mr. Guaidó Government of His Majesty in the ability of President ad interim constitution recognizes Venezuela and has to follow, does not recognize Mr. Maduro as constitutional president ad interim of Venezuela” “Whatever the foundation for recognition, her Majesty’s government has clearly Men Guaidó as the president of Venezuela, “he said, adding that” there is no room for recognition of Mr. Guaidó jure as President and Mr. de Maduro as president de facto “was. The decision came as a blow to Venezuela, after years of economic crisis by a government mismanagement and corruption, and exacerbated by US sanctions and a global drop in oil prices. Sarosh Zaiwalla, has promised an appeal Maduro lawyer. Zaiwalla said in a statement that the judgment in Venezuela “whole reality of the situation on the ground ignored.” “Lord. Maduro full government control of Venezuela and its administrative institutions, and only him, the distribution of humanitarian aid and medical care necessary to ensure the crown to fight the pandemic,” he said. “This result is then delayed further problems at the expense of the Venezuelan people whose lives are at risk” Guaidó declared himself interim president of the country in January 2019 -. months after Maduro, the Venezuelan has established since 2013 – was sworn in for a second term, like many other countries, including. United States-Germany, France, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, the United Kingdom said it recognized “clearly” Guaidó as interim president of Venezuela, Russia and China, however, said Maduro -. inspects still Venezuelan ministries, courts and armed forces – is the legitimate president and try to remove him illegally are image copyright swimming Alberto Pezzali -WPA via Getty Ima Ges.