The President of the United States warned Venezuela about the possibility of military intervention
President Donald trump on Friday warned Venezuela about the possibility of military intervention. This unexpected reaction of Washington to the political crisis in Venezuela.
In recent days, the degree of violence in Venezuela has increased. The government of President Nicolas Maduro has created a new legislative body – a Constitutional Assembly, whose jurisdiction does not recognize the current Parliament. The political crisis has been accompanied by acts of armed violence. Over the past four months in Venezuela killed more than 120 people, thousands were arrested.
“People are suffering and dying. We have many options to Venezuela, including a possible military if required,” said Donald trump told reporters.
The Pentagon spokesman said that he had not received any orders in relation to Venezuela from the White house.