Aug 4, 2018
Explosions erupt during Venezuelan president’s speech
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is unharmed after explosions erupted during his live speech at a military event Saturday evening in Caracas, the BBC and AP report.
The details: Seven people were injured when the “drone-like” devices went off, according to Information Minister Jorge Rodriguez, who gave updates in a live broadcast following the explosions. Maduro has since called it an assassination attempt orchestrated by political enemies that include Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, per the AP.