Venezuela government says it foiled plot to assassinate president Maduro

Spokesman said plotters also planned to bomb a government building, seize a Caracas air base and loot central bank Venezuelan officials said that they have foiled a plot to overthrow the government that included assassinating President Juan Guaid from Venezuelas political landscape. Guaid, leader of the opposition-dominated National Assembly, is seeking to oust Maduro from power with backing from more than 50 nations. Profile Who is Juan Guaid? Show Hide The opposition leader Juan Guaid was almost unknown both inside and outsidegenerally failed to distinguish itself,hint at the possibility of military intervention after a failed attempt to bring humanitarian aid into the country in February. Questions have also been raised about the bedfellows Guaid has chosen in what he calls …