By offering a press conference before national and international media, the president of the National Assembly, Jorge Rodríguez, said that state security forces managed to thwart a new plan that had been launched to assassinate the constitutional President of the Republic, Nicolás Maduro. , at a time when the acts for the inauguration of the monument for the bicentennial of the Battle of Carabobo were taking place.
In this sense, the highest representative of Parliament pointed out that to perpetrate this criminal and terrorist action the perpetrators made use of 4 drones, devices that were deactivated by the explosive experts assigned to the different security agencies.
Likewise, it stated that the respective investigations are currently being carried out to identify the authors of this terrorist plan. "I do not want to advance details that could harm the investigation, but I can say that Colombia is involved."
The parliamentarian emphasized that the mission of the fugitive Leopoldo López it is planning violent events on national dates, to sabotage the celebrations organized for the Venezuelan people.