The president of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro Moros, ordered the Bolivarian National Armed Forces (FANB) to be on full alert on the border with Colombia, after they unveiled a conspiracy between the government of Iván Duque and the Southern Command, of US Army, to provoke armed military divestments on the border between both South American countries.
“I have information that Colombian government with the Southern Command, try to divert attention from what’s happening in Colombia with the popular rebellion against Duque and his “paquetazo”, are thinking again of provocative acts on the border,” denounced the Head of State in Caracas
He immediately ordered the FANB be placed in a situation of alertness and vigilance. “I have first-order information that a set of provocations is intended for a conflict, an armed dive in the Colombian-Venezuelan border, to divert attention to the popular rebellion of Colombians against Duque. I denounce it and I tell the FANB, as Commander in Chief, to be prepared to defend the sovereignty and peace of Venezuela, ”he reiterated.