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MAJOR: Venezuelan Military Shoots Down Cocaine-Loaded US Plane

CARACAS – Venezuela’s military has shot down a US-registered aircraft carrying drugs, Interior Minister Nestor Reverol announced. According to the interior minister, the incident took place on Tuesday, with the aircraft downed after illegally entering Venezuelan airspace in the province of Zulia near the border with Colombia, RIA Novosti reported. “After the illegal air unit […]

Venezuela reiterates commitment to avoid drug trafficking from Colombia

CARACAS – The Government of Venezuela once again expressed its adherence to the fight against illicit drug trafficking from Colombia, said Interior, Justice and Peace Minister Néstor Reverol. “Venezuela and its security agencies are engaged in the fight against drug trafficking; we will continue to exercise the mandate of the law to prevent the illicit […]