Thousand militiamen will join the humanitarian and care work in communities of Apure state , reported the general commander of the Bolivarian National Militia, M / G Manuel Bernal Martínez.
The Bolivarian National Armed Forces (FANB) works 24 hours a day to guarantee peace and sovereignty in the border area of Apure state, where Colombian irregular groups have been detected.
At present, the State security agencies have control of the territory and have restored internal order in the area, in order to guarantee the human rights of the people of Apure, the Strategic Operational Commander, A / J Remigio Ceballos Ichaso, previously detailed. .
In this regard, the President of the Republic, Nicolás Maduro Moros, reiterated the order of zero tolerance for Colombian irregular groups. “All force, with the constitution in hand, the people and the Armed Forces,” he sentenced.
Likewise, he indicated that when the deployment of force against an enemy that seeks to seize Venezuelan territory is necessary, “the doctrine is the war of all the people.”
The President expressed his indignation at the intention, on the part of Colombian irregular groups, to seize Venezuelan territory and fill it with antipersonnel mine,during the commemoration of the XII Anniversary of the Bolivarian National Militia, Maduro stressed that those are practices of crime, drug trafficking, paramilitarism and Colombian mafias.
Southern Command rehearsal
The Venezuelan president denounced that what happened in Apure “is an attempt by the Southern Command, of the Colombian drug trafficking oligarchy to put a group disguised as guerrillas in our territory, to intimidate the population, to introduce drug trafficking routes of -Álvaro- Uribe and Iván Duque and then move towards the center of the country ”.
He finally affirmed that there will be no rest to defend Venezuelan territory, dignity and sovereignty.