Nicaragua condemned the assassination of Maduro

© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikova in Photobacterium of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega. Archival photoNicaragua condemned the assassination of Maduro© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikovite the image Bank

The government of Nicaragua condemned the assassination attempt on the Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

«We just found out about the terrorist criminal attack on the President of Venezuela, brother and comrade Nicolas Maduro, full of dark right-wing forces of hatred and losers everywhere, are going to continue to destroy our America», — said in the appeal signed by President Daniel Ortega.

According to the government of Nicaragua, the attack was «cowardly terrorists and criminals.» «They rage, but they were not able and will not be able to defeat us. They shall not pass», — emphasized in the communique.

Earlier, Maduro himself accused in the preparation of the failed assassination attempt of right-wing forces of the country in cooperation with the right and the Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. He also said that some of the organizers of the assassination of an American living in Florida, and asked Donald trump for help in the fight against these «terrorist groups».