Venezuelan authorities announced the prevention of an attempted invasion of the country by sea “mercenaries” from Colombia, who allegedly intended to kill the leaders of the Venezuelan government. About it reported in Instagram of the Ministry of internal Affairs of the country.
“On the morning of may 3, was prevented an attempt of sea invasion by a group of terrorists-mercenaries from Colombia, planned in the country to commit terrorist acts, the assassination of leaders of government, as well as to settle among people of chaos and to organize a coup,” – said the representative office.
He stated that the attack failed to prevent members of the armed forces of Venezuela and special forces operations.
The interior Ministry claim that the clashes killed several mercenaries, a few arrested.