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Conspiracy against the Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was prepared in advance, and because there were thrown Russian mercenaries. About it “lente.ru” said the head of the Committee of the all-Russian officers ‘ Assembly, the ataman of farm Cossack society “Khovrino” Yevgeny Shabayev, dedicated to protecting the interests of employees of private military companies.
“On the evening of 21 January, a group of guys has been instructed to quickly dial group. They carried out orders from private military companies”, — said Shaban. According to him, this time in melee range Maduro was discovered by a military conspiracy, and therefore it was necessary to replace his personal guard loyal people, and that was done.
In addition, Shabaev said that sent mercenaries not associated with the so-called PMCs “Wagner” and restaurateur Yevgeny Prigozhin, who is its head.
Previously, on 25 January it became known that Maduro is the protection of Russian mercenaries. Them, according to preliminary data, about 400.
Mass protests began in Venezuela on January 23. During a rally in Caracas the speaker of Parliament and opposition leader Juan Guido proclaimed himself interim President, expressed support for the armed forces and intent to hold new, free elections. His authority was acknowledged by the President of the United States Donald trump, as well as the authorities of Argentina, Canada, Peru, Colombia and other countries. Russia and China supported the elected President Nicolas Maduro.
January 23, the Russian foreign Ministry acknowledged the presence of private military companies from Russia to the Sudan, and stressed that the country they are training for the security forces. On 18 December last year, Moscow also acknowledged the presence of military specialists from Russia in the Central African Republic: according to the official version, where they are strengthening the country’s armed forces.
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