US told the United Nations Security Council that Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is accelerating the action on the opposition-controlled National Assembly. At the same time, he requested other countries to take concrete action against it. This meeting of the Security Council took place in brief briefly on the political and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela and to give information about EU-backed diplomatic efforts to end the ongoing deadlock in the country.
This meeting took place on the request of European countries. America's acting ambassador Jonathan Cohen expressed concern over the arrest of Opposition leader Edgar Zambrano in Venezuela on May 8 He was the first Vice President of National Assamese. The United States mission in the United States issued a statement saying, "The action of the Maduro regime against the National Assembly has increased with the arrest of Jambrano and we are worried about it."