On Tuesday announced the Juan Guaidó, leader of the opposition the will of the People, that the plan to set aside Nicolás Maduro goes into the next stage. The statement took place at a military base in the Venezuelan capital, Caracas, and in a video on the Guaidós Twitter account shows how he is backed by men in military uniforms.https://twitter.com/jguaido/status/1123161692219686912
According to the witness testimony to Reuters to venezuelan security forces have fired tear gas against Guaidó in connection with the statement. Even shootings have broken out between Madurolojala soldiers and the militärklädda men who supported Guaidó, writes the news agency.
the leader of the Opposition, urged venezuelans and the military to join him in the fight against the Maduro presidency.
– the Country's forces have taken the right decision, and they are counting on the venezuelan people's support, said Guaidó.
before the planned demonstrations, which, according to the leader of the opposition will be ”the biggest march in the Venezuelan history”.
On the site there was also opposition politician Leopoldo Lopez who is in house arrest. By his own admission he should have been freed by the military, reports the AP. It was Her first public appearance since he was jailed in 2014 after leading protests against the government, writes the news agency.
the Venezuelan minister of defense Vladimir Padrino said on Tuesday that the military will continue to cooperate with president Maduro's government, according to Reuters. Government calls Guaidós prominent for a ”small rebellion” and blames the opposition for encouraging a coup.