The spokesman of the Department of Defense of the United States, Robert Manning, criticized on Monday the arrival of two strategic bombings from Russia to Venezuela.
“The United States approach to the region differs from Russia’s approach. In the middle of the tragedy, Russia sends bombers to Venezuela and we send a hospital ship, “said the US official as reported by the news agency EFE.
Manning insisted that the U.S. government offers supposed humanitarian aid “while Russia sends bombers”.
“The most important thing here is that we are on the side of the people of Venezuela during a time of need and that is what the USNS Comfort symbolizes,” he said in reference to the gringo ship that departed with a supposed humanitarian mission [to Colombia’s Guajira and no one knows yet how many Venezuelans have served].
In the social network Twitter, the Venezuelan Ministry of Defense indicated that “the combined operational flights between Russia and Venezuela 2018 represent a demonstration of strength that will aim at the integration of aviation military capabilities, both Russian and Venezuelan, in terms of technical cooperation. military and the exchange of experiences “.
Translated by JRE