Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Maria Corina Machado and Kevin Whitaker accused of plotting to kill Maduro

Supposed evidence of a conspiracy to topple the Venezuelan government was revealed today in a press conference by the Political High Command of the Revolution, led by Libertador Mayor Jorge Rodríguez.

Rodríguez showed what he claims are a series of e-mails sent by opposition leader Maria Corina Machado to a constitutional lawyer Gustavo Tarre and that were intercepted by the government.

The e-mails reveal, according to Rodríguez, the existence of “a group devoted to the end of peace and linked to an attempt of magnicido [to kill the head of state]. For this purpose they have gathered funds: to assassinate Nicolás Maduro. At the same time they are carrying out a coup d’état, which fortunately has been deactivated.”

Besides Maduro, the plot would also include the assassination of several other government officials: Diosdado Cabello, Tareck el Aissami and Miguel Rodríguez Torres.

The group plotting to commit magnicidio and the “evolving” coup d’état includes: Machado, Pedro Mario Burelli, Diego Arrias, Henrique Salas Romer, Eligio Cedeño, and the current United States Ambassador to Colombia Kevin Whitaker.

Here is a video link by Últimas Noticias of part of the press conference.

 (Image from Últimas Noticias)

1 comment:

  1. Todavía me asombra que alguien con 2 dedos de frente crea en estas declaraciones ... Somos un pobre país!


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