Venezuela Invades Guyana to Block Exxon Mobil Oil Exploration

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, shown here making a television appearance on Tuesday, is targeting the opposition after what he calls an "assassination" attempt

“It is important to note that … those onboard argued that they had a permit from the Republic of Guyana to operate in this maritime space,” the Venezuelan statement read. “They were informed that this country does not have sovereignty in any of the maritime territory of the Orinoco [River] Delta, which led them to navigate away.”

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