Monday Night Norwegian time informed the president Trumps national security adviser, John Bolton, that the united STATES involves itself further in the conflict in Venezuela.
the Tension between the united STATES and Venezuela have reached new heights in recent weeks, after that the united STATES annerkjente opposition leader Juan Guaidó as the country's president. With it, they require Nicolás Maduro goes off after six years at the power.
In the night asked Bolton the military in Venezuela to rally behind Guaidó, as well as that he announced that the united STATES will impose sanctions against the state oil company and will freeze the billions of the country's funds.
But it is something completely different than the new measures which have attracted attention the world over.Photo: Evan Vucci / AP / NTB Scanpix View more Notebook
Just before Bolton took the word, he held a notebook against his jacket say, with the sides facing towards the audience.
On notatblokka was scribbled down two things:
"Afghanistan -> Welcome the Talks", which apparently refers to the ongoing peace talks with the Taliban.
"5000 troops to Colombia", which has raised questions about the possibilities for militærinvolvering in Venezuela.
For if it be carried, it will mark a significant escalation in U.s. involvement in South America, although it is still unclear what military role will be, according to the Washington Post.
Maduro has previously accused Bolton of having plans to kill him.
John Bolton has been appointed to lead a plan to implement a coup d'état, to kill Nicolás Maduro and install a transitional government, said in a statement from the president in December.Photo: Evan Vucci / AP / NTB Scanpix Show more Keeps options open
the Newspaper has spoken to sources in the Pentagon who told me that Forsvardepartementet not have received the order to send troops to Colombia.
Representatives from The white house, however, proved fatal to the statements from Trump and Bolton regarding the situation in Venezuela.
the President has made it clear that all options are kept open, reads the brief statement to the news agency AP. the
Several countries have said that they will also annerkjenne Guaidó whether or not Maduro announce new elections in the course of the week, including Canada, Australia, Spain, the united Kingdom and France.
Russia, China, Turkey and regional allies such as Cuba, Bolivia and Mexico supports Maduro.Crisis
Guaidó, who leads the assembly and has proclaimed himself interim president, says he takes control of Venezuelan assets abroad. The goal is to prevent president Nicolás Maduro can "steal venezuelanernes money", according to NTB.
The political and economic crisis in the country has led to high levels of poverty, mass exodus and lack of food and medicines.
U.s. treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin says that nattas sanctions prevents Maduro in to direct more resources away from the crisis-hit country before the control is transferred to a temporary government or a new, democratically elected government.Trumps man's dark past: - Fatal