Venezuela—Maduro Seeks Another Million Militia Members, Integrate It With Military

British Broadcasting Corp. | 04/15/2019

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says he wants his civilian militia to expand by one million members by the end of the year, reports the BBC News.  During a rally on Saturday, Maduro said that expanding the national militia was necessary to defend the homeland.  Maduro also said that he submitted a proposal to integrate the militia into the regular armed forces, reported the Tass news agency (Moscow).  The president also called on existing militia members...

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