"The agencies of the United Nations and the International Committee of the Red Cross are not taking part in the US-Colombian show on the [Venezuelan] border due to a certain reason: it is absolutely clear that this operation has political goals and could not be described as humanitarian", Arreaza wrote on his Twitter page.
Meanwhile, Venezuelans and Colombians gathered at a border bridge to urge authorities to allow humanitarian aid into the country.
Venezuelan soldiers opened fire on indigenous people near the border with Brazil yesterday, killing two, as President Nicolas Maduro sought to block US -backed efforts to bring aid into his economically devastated nation. Get your hands off Venezuela Donald Trump. We want to work: "the people attempted to force their way through", said Viviana Meza, 29, who works in a Cucuta restaurant.
Friday's concert won't be the first time artists have used music to try and simmer tensions at the restive Colombia-Venezuela border.
A convoy of trucks is inching towards the Venezuelan border from Colombia, defying President Nicolas Maduro who insists the aid they are carrying is not required. The sanctions are part of a two-pronged approach by Guaido and his United States supporters - strip Maduro of cash to buy even the scraps of food he's been distributing to citizens, then ride to the rescue with critical supplies of their own.
Venezuelan soldiers shot and killed two people and wounded 15 others when they tried to prevent the troops from blocking an entry route for humanitarian aid on the Brazilian border, a human rights groups said on Friday.
Russian's Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has claimed the U.S. and its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies are discussing plans on how to arm the opposition in Venezuela and oust Mr Maduro from presidency.
A man carries Venezuelan flag to the Venezuela Aid Live concert on the Colombian side of Tienditas International Bridge on the outskirts of Cucuta, Colombia. "The Venezuelan military should protect civilians, not shoot them", he said.
"Among the troops, whether they are in the army, air force, navy or National Guard, many people disagree (with what is happening)", one of the troops, an officer whose uniform carried the name Linarez, told reporters after entering Colombia, according to another video on social media.
The "Venezuela Aid Live" concert in Cucuta was organized by British entrepreneur Richard Branson in support of Guaido's humanitarian aid relief plan.
USA sanctions on the oil industry, Venezuela's only real source of hard currency, threaten further suffering in a nation wracked by hyperinflation and hunger.
"For that reason, I have made a decision to break all political and diplomatic relations with Colombia's fascist government", he told cheering supporters.
China, which along with Russian Federation backs Maduro, warned that humanitarian aid should not be forced across the border because doing so could lead to violence.
Guaido's move to assume the interim presidency and worldwide backing has galvanized Venezuela's opposition, which has vowed to keep protesting until Maduro steps down.
Guaidó has vowed the opposition will bring in foreign aid from neighboring countries on Saturday and called on security forces to disobey Maduro and let supplies into the country.
Trump's national security adviser John Bolton canceled plans to travel to South Korea to prepare for a summit addressing North Korea's nuclear program in order to focus instead on events unfolding in Venezuela, his spokesman said on Friday. "We are with you".
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Yet there is a feeling Guardiola doesn't know his best defence - his experimental team selection was evidence of that. After hosting Arsenal , they travel to Everton on Wednesday before playing Chelsea at home four days later.
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Brad's ex fiancee Gwyneth Paltrow was also at the bash, along with the birthday girl's former lover, John Mayer . When ET spoke to Aniston back in December, she said DeGeneres was actually going to throw her a birthday party .
His national emergency creates far more problems than it solves and is a complete overextension of executive powers. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and several Democratic state attorneys general already have said they might go to court.
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Jennifer Lopez turns 50 this year and to celebrate the special occasion she is inviting her fans to come and party with her. The star gave an incredible dance performance that saw her accompanied by backup dancers, sit atop a piano and much more.
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Trump also repeatedly berated his former Attorney General Jeff Sessions over his failure to rein in the Russian Federation probe. Several members of the media were shoved and assaulted at President Trump's campaign rally in El Paso, Texas, last week.
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Morton took home Best Traditional R&B Performance "for new vocal or instrumental traditional R&B recordings". Drake had been offered a slot to perform at this year's Grammys, but he declined.
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The Venezuelan military has blocked the bridge where the aid is stationed and Maduro is refusing to allow it in. Mr Guaido said Venezuela's "sovereign and elected" National Assembly has the support of some 60 countries.