Gold Reserve Announces Resignation of Board Member to Take Position with Trump Administration

SPOKANE, WASHINGTON, January 24, 2017

Gold Reserve Inc. (TSX.V: GRZ) (OTCQB: GDRZF) (“Gold Reserve” or the “Company”) today announced that Kenneth I. Juster has resigned, effective immediately, from the Board of Directors of the Company to take a position with the Donald J. Trump Administration as Deputy Assistant to the President for International Economic Affairs. Mr. Juster’s resignation from the Board is required as a result of his new position.

On behalf of the Board of Directors, management and shareholders, we want to thank Mr. Juster for his excellent counsel and contributions to the Company during a very important period in the Company’s history. We wish him great success in his new position at the White House.

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Gold Reserve Inc. Contact
A. Douglas Belanger, President
926 W. Sprague Ave., Suite 200
Spokane, WA 99201 USA
Tel. (509) 623-1500
Fax (509) 623-1634

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