The following is a letter to the New York Times by the Chargé d'Affaires of the Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in the US, Maximilien Sánchez Arvelaiz, in response to "Conspiracy Claims in Venezuela", an editorial published on February 24. This response was published on February 27, 2015.
Unrest in Venezuela
FEB. 27, 2015
To the Editor:
Your Feb. 24 editorial “Conspiracy Claims in Venezuela” dismisses the unveiling of a serious plot to destabilize the democratically elected government of President Nicolás Maduro through violent actions, including an attempt on his life.