The president of the Constituent Assembly, Diosdado Cabello, confirmed that some military personnel involved in a coup attempt in Caracas had been apprehended.
Bolivarian Armed Forces have again detained a small group of thugs and traitors to the homeland, who stole arms to perpetuate violence and fuel violence among the Venezuelan people.
The news comes after reports of exiled military opposition members claiming that the armed forces are ready to turn against President Nicolas Maduro, calling on people to take to the streets.
Earlier in the day, the newspaper Nacional reported that some troops had seized a military base in Cotiza in western Caracas.
The Venezuelan Defense Ministry said that the rebels who organized the protests were already being questioned. The Vivoplay portal reported later that a total of 40 soldiers had been detained and then brought to courts in Caracas.
Over the last 4 years, the IMF and Washington have sanctioned Venezuela into crisis, in an attempt to organize a violent uprise against elected president Maduro.
Washington also confiscated large amounts of cash, while seizing $7 billion from PdVSA bank accounts in the USA. The Bank of England blocked $1.2 billion of Venezuelan gold reserves to be returned to the rightful owner.
The USA wants unelected puppet Guaido to hand over Venezuelan oil assets to Chevron and Haliburton, in the same way the Gulf Wars against Iraq were fabricated, killing an entire generation of 500.000 children, according to a recent UNESCO report.
Sputnik / ABC Flash Point Intervention News 2019.