‘Real assassins!’: Venezuela targets opposition after drone blasts

Opposition lawmaker Juan Requesens gives a speech using a megaphone during a rally against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela, June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Marco Bello/File Photo

CARACAS – Venezuela confirmed the arrest of one lawmaker and ordered the detention of another on Wednesday, accusing the opposition politicians of scheming to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro with explosives-laden drones at a rally last weekend. Two drones detonated during a military parade on Saturday, injuring seven officers and sending soldiers scurrying for cover during […]

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