Previously, one of the two American citizens arrested in Venezuela admitted to working for a private US military company called Silvercorp USA with the aim of kidnapping Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, who has accused Donald Trump of orchestrating the botched raid.

US President Donald Trump has once again denied his alleged involvement in a failed armed raid on Venezuela claiming that he knows “nothing about it”. He went on to argue that if he had wanted to do something like that, he would have done it in a different fashion than the plotters captured by the Venezuelan military.

“I wouldn’t send a small little group, it would be called an army. If we ever did anything about Venezuela […] it would be an invasion“, Trump said.

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