Venezuela holds military exercises in response to statements America
Venezuela, Saturday large-scale military exercises are held and residents were using the state called itself as a reservist to sign.
The military presentation was mainly intended to show the divided country to unite, including by the United States as the great enemy. Venezuelans between 18 and 60 years old were invited to “contribute” to the defense of the country “against the aggressive threats” from the US.
That message was Saturday, also on state television proclaimed. On television, images were shown of people, who as a reservist allowed to register. But there is no evidence that people en masse have subscribed. For Sunday, more military exercises planned.
The propaganda follows on sanctions of the USA against the regime of president Nicolás Maduro. That recently called a controversial ‘constituent assembly’ in the life for changes in the political system, and that raises significant resistance at the opposition.
At least forty countries have already indicated that the constituent assembly not to recognize. The Us president, Trump introduced on Friday new economic sanctions that, by a decree sign that the trade in Venezuelan debt doesn’t allow.
The military exercises are also a response to a previous statement by Trump. He had to know that military intervention in the South American country belongs to the possibilities. Two days later, vice president Mike Pence, however, that the united states hopes for a peaceful solution.
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