Chavez: Venezuela acquires thousands of missiles

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — President Hugo Chavez said Monday that Venezuela has received thousands of Russian-made missiles and rocket launchers as part of his government's military preparations for a possible armed conflict with neighboring Colombia.

“They are preparing a war against us,” Chavez said during a televised address, repeating a charge he has been making for months. “Preparing is one of the best ways to neutralize it.”

via Chavez: Venezuela acquires thousands of missiles.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.