Nicolas Maduro Guerra
The son of the President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro has threatened the President of the United States Donald Trump retaliatory action if Washington decides on a military operation in the Republic. It is reported by Politico.
“If the US mess with [our] home, guns will come to new York and take over the White house (the official residence of the President of the United States located in Washington, DC — approx. “Of the tape.ru”), “—said August 12, 27-year-old Nicolas Maduro Guerra.
Earlier, the Minister of defense of Venezuela Vladimir Padrino Lopez has called an “act of madness” and “high commissions” the ability of the American military operation. “In the United States is ruled by an extremist elite, and I honestly don’t know what’s happening, where it leads in the world,” said the General.
That the U.S. military can intervene in the situation in the Bolivarian Republic, trump said on August 11. “We have a lot of options to resolve the situation in Venezuela, including the conduct of military operations in this country,” — said the American leader, adding that the residents of the state “suffer and die”.
Later the information appeared that Maduro has tried to contact his U.S. counterpart by phone, but he refused to talk. “The U.S. supports the Venezuelan people in the face of oppression by the regime of Nicolas Maduro. President trump will gladly hold a conversation with the leader of Venezuela after the country will be restored democracy,” — said the press service of the White house.
In Venezuela since April of this year, the riots continued, the death toll has already exceeded 100 people. The clashes come amid the standoff between Maduro and the opposition, after the election, which owns the majority of seats in Parliament. The cause of the conflict was the deepest economic crisis in the country caused by the fall in world oil prices, which is the main export product of Venezuela.