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Venezuela: Maduro will send 'missile system' to Colombian border

Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of, Caracas
September 05, 2019 at 01:31 GMT +00:00 · Published

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro vowed to deploy a "missile system" on the Colombian border during a speech in Caracas on Wednesday.

Maduro also confirmed the presence of troops in the border regions, responding to a perceived military threat from Colombia.

He went on to accuse Colombian President Ivan Duque of having a "provocation plan" which involved invading Venezuela and then putting on a "political show" at the UN Security Council.

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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro vowed to deploy a "missile system" on the Colombian border during a speech in Caracas on Wednesday.

Maduro also confirmed the presence of troops in the border regions, responding to a perceived military threat from Colombia.

He went on to accuse Colombian President Ivan Duque of having a "provocation plan" which involved invading Venezuela and then putting on a "political show" at the UN Security Council.

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