Vice-President of Venezuela, Tarek al Aissami, came under U.S. sanctions, criticized the aggressive imperialists of the US. The corresponding entry he posted on Twitter.
“The truth is invincible, and we will see an end to this insidious aggression! Now we are more enthusiastic about going to make this revolution irreversible,” — the politician wrote.
American authorities believe that a high-ranking official is one of the organizers of the logistical chain for export of drugs. In particular, it is argued that al Aissami was in charge of aviation and Maritime transportation of large consignments of drugs, patronized leaders of the Venezuelan criminal clans and organized several schemes to launder money. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has not commented on the situation.
On 19 November last year it became known that the U.S. Supreme court were convicted of transporting and trying to implement large quantities of drugs two nephews Celia Flores, wife of President of Venezuela.