Venezuela creates Agency to combat «terrorism from Colombia»

© RIA Novosti / Oleg Ivanovata in fotobounce in Caracas. Archival photoVenezuela creates Agency to combat «terrorism from Colombia»© RIA Novosti / Oleg Ivanovata the image Bank

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced on Saturday the creation of intelligence agencies to combat terrorism, which allegedly promotes neighboring Colombia against his country.

Earlier, Venezuelan authorities accused former Colombian President, Juan Manuel Santos of involvement in the assassination of Maduro with the use of drones with explosives last Saturday.

«I asked for guidance from the Ministry of defense to create a new piece of security to protect us from Columbia terrorism,» said Maduro on state television.

As reported by the Minister of communication and information of Venezuela, Jorge Rodriguez, on Saturday during a military parade in Caracas to the podium, where Maduro has sent several drones with explosives. According to him, in the attempt on Maduro injured seven guards, the President was not injured. Maduro himself accused in the assassination of the opposition and Santos. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Colombia has denied involvement in the incident.