A base of loyal Maduro military attacked

Diosdado Cabello

In Venezuela, an attack on a military base, located in Valencia. This was written on Sunday, August 6, on his Twitter page a member of the Constitutional Assembly and the Chairman of the ruling United socialist party Diosdado Cabello.

According to him, “early in the morning, the terrorists entered the territory [of the base] Fuerte Aramaki” (Fuerte Paramacay). The politician called the incident “a terrorist attack against Boliarska national Armed forces” and noted that several people were detained.

Cabello also said that after the attack “was introduced plan protection, began the deployment of troops for internal security”. He also added that the attack was committed by a group of terrorist mercenaries.

As writes Associated Press, the base Fuerte Parmacy is controlled by forces loyal to current President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro. The Agency notes that shortly before the network has a video in which a small group of people dressed in military uniforms and armed with machine guns, announced the beginning of the uprising in the Northern state of Carabobo, where is located Valencia.

In Venezuela from April, the continuing unrest, victims of clashes have killed more than 100 people. This comes amid the standoff between Maduro and the opposition, which after the election belongs to the majority in Parliament. The cause of the conflict was the deepest economic crisis in the country caused by the fall in world oil prices — the main export product.