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Former Venezuelan general with 'treasure trove' of intelligence arrested for drug trafficking

Credit: Reuters- Published on April 12, 2019
Spanish police on Friday arrested Hugo Carvajal, a former head of Venezuelan military intelligence, who Washington believes has a "treasure trove" of details he is willing to share about Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.
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Credit: Wochit
Published on April 13, 2019 -  00:46
Ex-Venezuelan General Jailed In Spain Pending Decision On U.S. Extradition
According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, a former Venezuelan military intelligence chief believed to possess valuable information on President Nicolas Maduro was jailed by Spain's High Court pending a decision on an extradition request to the United States. Hugo Carvajal, a former general and close ally of former Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez, was arrested by Spanish police on Friday on a US warrant for drug trafficking charges. A spokesman for the court reportedly said that, during the hearing, Carvajal denied links with drug trafficking and Colombia's FARC rebel group and challenged his proposed extradition to the US.

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