Featured by Aram Roston And Matt Spetalnick, Reuters
Blackwater founder Erik Prince held secret talks with top Venezuelan official sanctioned by US
The visit came just eight months after Prince floated a plan to deploy a private army to help the Venezuelan opposition topple Nicolas Maduro.
Erik Prince wants to use a private army to overthrow Venezuela’s president
In private meetings in the United States and Europe, Prince sketched out a plan to field up to 5,000 soldiers-for-hire on behalf of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido.