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Venezuela orders arrest of 3 in US for role in failed plot

2 months 2 days 15 hours ago Friday, May 08 2020 May 8, 2020 May 08, 2020 12:19 PM May 08, 2020 in News - AP Texas Headlines

By FABIOLA SANCHEZ
Associated Press

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Venezuela’s chief prosecutor has ordered the arrest of a former Green Beret and two opposition leaders living in the United States for their purported role in a botched operation aimed at removing Nicolás Maduro from power. Tarek William Saab said Friday Venezuela will seek the capture of Jordan Goudreau, a military veteran who has claimed responsibility for the attack, as well as Juan José Rendón and Sergio Vergara, two U.S.-based aides to opposition leader Juan Guaidó. U.S. law enforcement is investigating Goudreau, though it remains unclear if he will charged.

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