Russian officials saw the Ukrainian trace in Venezuela

Российские чиновники увидели украинский след в Венесуэле

The official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Maria Zakharova said that the US is going to buy for Venezuela, a large consignment of weapons, zadeistvovat Ukrainian company.

She said this at a briefing on Friday, Russian Interfax reports.

According to her, Russia allegedly there is evidence that companies in the US and their NATO allies, the issue of the acquisition “in one of the Eastern European countries,” a large consignment of arms and ammunition for onward transmission to the opposition of Venezuela”.

Zakharova noted that we are talking about the sample and the analogs of the large-caliber machine guns, under-barrel and automatic grenade launchers, missiles, ammunition to small arms and artillery weapons for various purposes.

“The delivery of goods to Venezuela is planned for the beginning of March, several parties through the territory of neighboring countries with the involvement of transport aircraft International forwarding company”, – said the representative of the Russian foreign Ministry, stressing that in this story there is a “Ukrainian trail”.

“This is absolutely ugly stories can be traced Ukrainian trail. In particular, as we understand it, will involve the state enterprise “Antonov”,” – said Zakharov.

She added that the US administration under the guise of delivering humanitarian aid, scheduled for February 23, pull to the border of Venezuela sparsely and equipment.