Washington warns of troops deployment in Venezuela


The White House warned Russia that the United States would consider the deployment of troops and military equipment in Venezuela or elsewhere on the American continent a threat to world peace and regional security.

“We strongly warn non-Western parties to deploy military forces in Venezuela,” US national security adviser John Bolton said in an interview on Friday, stressing that his country would continue to protect the interests of its partners in Latin America. Based on mutual respect for freedom, security and the rule of law.

Bolton accused Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro of “recruiting foreign military personnel to stay in power, suppress his people and destroy his country’s economy“He said.